It’s still going to take more than 100 years to reach gender parity Last week part one of this topic explored how changes in political representation and management teams have seen some success on tilting the balance toward achieving gender parity. So it seems to be working at the top… … but at the lower […]
How to Handle That Bossy Coworker
11 Ways to Handle a Bossy Coworker That Make You Look Good We’ve all had that one person at work who just rubs you the wrong way from day one. You know the one. The bossy coworker who acts like they actually are your boss? Maybe they issue orders or dominate department meetings. Perhaps […]
14 Ways to Help You Give an Amazing Presentation
What’s scarier than spiders and high places? For many adults, the answer is public speaking, like having to give a presentation for work or at an event. According to the National Social Anxiety Center, more than 70% of Americans have at least a mild case of glossophobia, otherwise known as fear of public speaking. […]
Does Your Work Make An Impact?
The Secret to Having a Greater Impact at Work Do you pride yourself on meeting the expectations in your job description and completing tasks on time? That’s a great start, but it’s important to go beyond just fulfilling your job requirements if you want to stand out at work and truly make an impact. […]
Kids at home…they live at your office!?
Working with kids at home can be the best thing ever…or not. Remote work can be an opportunity for the workers to spend extra time with their family especially with their kids at home while they work. They will be able to work in a comfortable office at home rather than working in a typical […]
Remote work: Improving Relations With Coworkers
Remote work: Improving Relations With Coworkers Remote work can be a double edged sword In remote work, you lose the advantage of face-to-face interaction with other co-workers. When you communicate only through computers, it can be difficult to get those non-verbal insights about your co-workers, and the trust cannot be developed that is built between […]
Returning to work after COVID-19
Returning to work after COVID-19…Are you ready? Many who are planning to return to work after COVID-19 in public-facing environments such as shops, bars, and restaurants will return to their workplace as coronavirus restrictions are eased, but some may wonder if their workplace is “COVID-19 safe” in terms of precautions. COVID-19: COVID-19 is the disease […]
Career Building Strategies For Women
There was a time when the words women and building successful careers didn’t to go together. Despite having challenges, the final impression is, women are getting incrementally more successful within the workforce. After all, there’s certainly lots of career advice for the women out there. These tips could be a step in the right direction […]
Writing a Resignation Letter: Are you ready?
There may come a time when you decide to move on and pursue a new opportunity. But of course you need to get out of your current position. There comes the dilemma of: How to write a resignation letter. There are several things you have to keep in mind once you’ve decided to resign. The […]
Soft Skills- Enhancing Your Marketability
Compared to men, women often still face hurdles in finding a job for a variety of reasons. Many people see American women as feminists who have put aside traditional gender roles. Women in the US have many career opportunities, education, and other areas of life, but they are still facing problems and limitations. Women can […]
Interview Questions That Can Surprise You
Some interview questions just leave you wishing you’d known they were coming. No one can prepare for EVERY job interview question. While there are as probably as many potential job interview questions as there are recruiters, it always is good to be prepared for anything. So, feast your eyes on this big fat checklist of […]
Four Strategic Marketing Success Keys
Demand for strategic marketing services and lead generation increases while the level of staffing remains the same or decreases. In light of this, being intentional and setting realistic expectations can be challenging. To share your vision, empower your team, and set realistic goals and objectives. It is vital to identify your strategic marketing drivers and […]