Sharpen your networking skills

  • April 24, 2018

Networking is an art you can learn and certainly get better at. Here are tips to help reduce those awkward encounters.

Make your to-do list even better

  • April 19, 2018

You may think that a to-do list is a to-do list and there is absolutely nothing you can do to make it more useful. You might be wrong.

3 communication faux pas

  • April 18, 2018

Everybody has at least one co-worker whose behavior grates their nerves. Make sure that you aren’t the one annoying others by avoiding these three seemingly innocent...

Quickly turn off your anger

  • April 17, 2018

You are so angry at a co-worker, employee or customer that your blood is boiling. Letting the anger fester will only hurt your career, so take these steps to cool off...

How to get on the same page as your boss

  • April 13, 2018

Maintaining a good working relationship with your boss involves structure and communication. Fred Kniggendorf, president of consulting company Gravyloaf, L.L.C.,...

Why did they reject your job offer?

  • April 12, 2018

You thought you extended a job offer to the perfect person to fill the void on your team. So why did your dream candidate reject your offer? It’s likely one of these...

4 steps when the boss leaves

  • April 11, 2018

When your boss resigns or is let go unexpectedly, you may be happy, sad or a whole slew of other emotions. Just make sure you don’t let the boss’s departure affect...

Understand your communication style

  • April 09, 2018

What kind of communicator are you? Communication expert and leadership coach, Maya Hu-Chan, says most people fall into one of two categories. Knowing which you and...

Should you curse at work?

  • April 04, 2018

Jim O’Connor, author of CUSS CONTROL: The Complete Book on How to Curb Your Cursing, says “No,” despite research and reports that state the contrary. Here’s why

3 habits that ruin your writing

  • April 03, 2018

If you’ve been writing long enough, you may be relying on the same crutch words and structure—and it’s making your writing predictable. Here’s how you can break...

4 Gmail extensions you must try

  • April 02, 2018

If you are a user of Gmail, try these extensions, which are optional, user-installed upgrades, to improve your electronic communication.

5 reasons you need to work for yourself

  • April 02, 2018

Not everyone is cut out to stake their own claim and never draw a paycheck from someone else’s company. But your bucket list may not truly be complete until you spend...

Refresh your blog content

  • April 01, 2018

If your ideas for blog posts are running dry, consider these options to create fresh, engaging content.

Improve your writing’s substance

  • March 29, 2018

Error-free writing is ideal, but your writing must be more than just free of glaring typos and grammatical mistakes. It must also be clear—and aptly convey the message...