Networking is becoming less and less an in-person phenomenon. With casual social sites (Facebook, Twitter) and professional ones (LinkedIn), there is just no end to the ways you can connect with others online. Social media networking calls for many of the same skills that in-person networking does, if perhaps a little more diligence. Here are […]
When a client says you are too expensive, they aren’t saying, “No.” Not necessarily. And if you haven’t been told that you’re too expensive, it might be time to reconsider your prices. That might indicate that they are too low. In most fields, professionals are finding that many people are getting their niece/nephew/cousin-once-removed to snap […]
Owning your own business is an exciting venture. As a business owner you can live the dream of being your own boss, making your own way, and plotting your own destiny. You may even have the satisfaction of knowing that your business helps to sustain the lives and families of employees who work for you. […]
“Life is 10% what happens to you and 90% how you react to it.” – Charles Swindoll Supervisors have the seemingly impossible task of overseeing large groups of diverse personalities in the workplace. Their key objective is to find ways for them to be as productive and efficient as possible by playing to individual strengths while […]
There is a shift happening in our perception of work/life balance. America gets a lot of flack for our 60-80 hour work-weeks, (and we should). More work doesn’t equate better work. Every month, thousands of new parents realize the catch-22 of having a two-income household, where the extra income barely pays for daycare. Every month, […]
In the past few years, three major shifts have created a massive change in the way businesses communicate online. The first shift came from adding blogging to websites; then from show to tell; then fully embracing visual tech growth in the medium of business infographics.
People enjoy taking self-assessment tests because the answers help them learn more about themselves. Some tests reveal things about one’s personality, behaviors, or habits. Other tests uncover tidbits about one’s IQ, how well he or she interacts with others or one’s career abilities. Tom Rath has written a test that will identify a person’s unique […]