Successful career development is more than doing a good job. Dressing for success, business writing skills, career networking – all are vitally important.
Business Management Daily’s succinct, workplace-tested career advice is designed to help you position yourself to succeed in your chosen field.
Benefit: With proper planning ...
If you're a "hyperhelper" or "give-aholic," ask yourself these questions, suggested by a psychologist, when someone asks you to do something:
Issue: U.S. employers lose nearly $60 billion each year due to trade-secret theft, but many still often overlook this risk.
Risk: Your organization can be ruined if competitors gain access ...
You can make travel arrangements that are cheaper and better for your boss if you pay attention to a few details.
Risk: Vague or nonexistent explanations ...
It may not appear in your job description, but making the boss look good—and even protecting him or her from the slings and arrows of everyday business—has to rank up there with your most important "unspoken" duties, right? (Otherwise, what happens to you when the boss goes down in flames?)
Test yourself by circling the one word in each of the following pairs that's spelled correctly.