28. August 2015
Sooner or later, most company leaders find themselves having to give a presentation, whether to prospective customers, industry peers or employees. If sales or educational roles aren’t within your normal range of responsibilities, this can be a daunting proposition. Here are 5 tips for giving a presentation that connects with your audience. Be yourself. […]Continue reading...
21. August 2015
You know what makes a good personal friend. But what makes a good work friend? After all, you’re not trusting them with the darkest secrets of your soul, or needing their help to get through a bad breakup. Think about it, though. Maybe the qualities of a true friend are basically the same no […]Continue reading...
14. August 2015
Here’s how it’s supposed to work: An internship gives you experience that you can leverage into a full-time position in your chosen field. This is how it all too often really works: You spend the summer doing grunt work, or worse, doing nothing at all. Can this resume entry be saved? Yes, it can! […]
10. August 2015
Sure, Facebook is where you share what happened on last night’s night on the town and photos of your new kitten. But Facebook can also be a great tool for finding job opportunities and landing an offer. Control who sees what. Up to 80% of recruiters now check applicants’ Facebook pages before making a […]
30. July 2015
Congratulations, you’re now the boss! Now what? You may be one of the lucky ones whose company offers management training. More likely, though, you were promoted from the ranks and thrown into your new role with no idea how different your life was about to become. But help is at hand from the […]
24. July 2015
Why are organizations like FaceBook, Google, HBO and the Seattle Seahawks allowing time, space and even classes for workers to meditate? Because they’ve learned that it helps their employees: Stay focused longer Solve problems better and faster Be a better team player These are the qualities that lead to career advancement. In this age […]
16. July 2015
You’re ready to say, “Take this job and shove it!” But before you do, think about whether toughing it out a while longer might bring you a greater reward than the satisfaction of walking out right now. It’s often said that if you’re not happy in a situation, you should move on. But there […]