professionalism Tag

frustration of small businesses

The top 3 sales blunders all boil down to t...

Nov 21, 2014No Comments5055 Views

(Business) Sales blunders are common, and can hold any business back - know the most common errors in today's world and what they have in common.

justin timberlake

What any pro can take away from the #NOTABA...

Nov 03, 2014No Comments4464 Views

(Editorial) The lesson all professionals can learn from Justin Timberlake's #notabadlovestory campaign has nothing to do with Twitter or social media, it's deeper than that.

beauty

Does being beautiful equal a better career ...

Aug 02, 2014No Comments3212 Views

(Business News) Looking at studies from various fields over time, it is clear that being beautiful gives some people an advantage in the workforce. But it's not all bad news for ugly folks!

practice perfect

Study proves that the 10,000 hour rule is a...

Jul 03, 2014No Comments4318 Views

(Business News) We've all heard the 10,000 hour rule and have worked our tails off to become experts in our field, but a new study says practice only accounts for 12% of performance. Uh oh.

let's do coffee

Why “let’s do coffee” is ...

Jun 24, 201410 Comments8326 Views

(Business Editorial) You've been told by the gurus that you should be sending out mass "let's do coffee" email requests to influencers, but I'm here to tell you that you've been misled.

social media

7 tips for making sure social media doesn&#...

Jun 24, 2014No Comments3360 Views

(Social Media) Most careers now depend on our digital footprints, so without being disingenuous, how can we make sure we don't shoot ourselves in the foot online?

busy multitasking

How we can all get over our glorified addic...

Jun 22, 20142 Comments8785 Views

We’re all so busy The day starts at 7:30 with coffee and a quick dog walk. A shower and oatmeal later, and email gets checked. News is read. Social media is managed. Work begins with a start

frustrating

How to avoid letting bad customer service w...

Jun 20, 2014No Comments3747 Views

(Business News) Bad customer service can do more than upset you, it can totally destroy your day or week as you deal with it.

idea

5 ways to spot if a business idea is bad or...

Jun 10, 2014No Comments5368 Views

(Business News) When business is struggling, how do you determine if you're uninspired or if facing up to the possibility that it's a bad business idea?

laughing

Studies say you can improve your happiness,...

Jun 05, 2014No Comments5001 Views

(Business News) No matter your age or industry, you can be happier and attract more customers for free, and science can tell you exactly how.

lie detector

Red flags in emails that reveal when someon...

May 27, 2014No Comments3718 Views

(Business Marketing) Can you tell when someone is lying to you in an email? Do more than trust your gut, learn the red flags.

speaker information age

In this free information age, how can you g...

May 27, 2014No Comments2611 Views

(Business News) Being a speaker on any topic can be tough in an age where all information is free - but is it really? Perhaps now with information overload, the timing is perfect.