Workplace Communication

In an era of Casual Fridays and work-from-home colleagues, how can you maintain effective office communication in a changing business climate?

We’ll steer you through changes in business etiquette, and help you successfully navigate through the new realities of workplace conflict and office politics.

You want to cultivate a positive relationship with a new boss, so you make every effort to impress the newcomer.

Show your moxie

by on January 1, 2001 4:00pm
in Workplace Communication

In a job interview, a question caught me off guard.
It’s tempting to restate the highlights of your résumé in a cover letter. But that’s a potential turnoff.
You like your job but you’re mildly underpaid. You’re offered a higher salary elsewhere and you’re tempted to jump ship.
Scouting for new job leads? The first step is arranging informational interviews with potential employers.
Despite your strengths, you can trip up your career advancement if you dread new technologies.
Don’t mope. Cope.
There’s no substitute for networking if you want to learn about new careers. Or is there?
When you find out that you didn’t get the raise, promotion or assignment that you wanted, the way you respond will influence how higher-ups measure your worth.
As you watch the new president take office, you may think, “Why not me?”