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5 Daily Habits That Will Boost Your Leadership in 2018

Being a better leader has so many benefits it helps drive better results, helps increase employee retention, and it reduces stress levels.  The more you lead, the less you will have to manage, and it's management that raises the stress levels, not only for your team but also for yourself.  Management is hard, some days it can feel [...]

By | 2018-05-18T17:55:06+00:00 May 18th, 2018|

Never, ever go to a job interview without these 10 things

The key to a great job interview is preparation. As somebody who has interviewed thousands of candidates I can tell you that it is very sad to meet a candidate who is smart and friendly -- but also, sadly unprepared for the interview. When you ask a candidate, "What do you know about our company [...]

By | 2018-04-06T14:20:17+00:00 April 5th, 2018|

When is the best time to hire?

The worst time to hire is when it’s too late, the position is already open, your biggest competitor has just stolen your highest performing sales rep and you are behind on this quarter’s numbers. Now you scramble to find a body to fill the void. The best time to hire is before you need to. [...]

By | 2017-05-12T13:49:03+00:00 February 12th, 2016|

Why Getting Up Early Can Help You Get More Done

Its no question that the way you start your day is the way your day usually goes. And a lot of people make sure to wake up early to ensure that their day goes the way they want it. Its been shown that waking up early is a great way to get more accomplished. Today [...]

By | 2017-05-12T13:49:03+00:00 November 23rd, 2015|

3 Ways To Have Better More Productive Meetings

Meetings are a great way to get together with the rest of the organization, and discuss what has been working, what hasn't been working, and what the status of certain projects are. The problem is that most meetings turn out to be unproductive and drag on endlessly for no reason, using up valuable resources and [...]

By | 2015-11-25T22:08:10+00:00 November 16th, 2015|

How To Lead A Remote Team Of Workers

We are living in a world without borders. Where companies have many offices in many different countries. This means that as a team leader, you may have to manage a remote team of workers in another part of the world, at many time zones apart. This can be both exciting and challenging at the same [...]

By | 2017-05-12T13:49:03+00:00 November 9th, 2015|

How To Give A Perfect Presentation

Giving presentations and talking in front of people is part of the job, no matter what job you have. So knowing how to speak in front of others is a sought after skill that is very valued in the workplace. Today we are going to go over a few pointers to help you give the [...]

By | 2017-05-12T13:49:03+00:00 November 2nd, 2015|

How To Adapt To A Changing Workplace

Change, people say is often a good thing. A lot of new things happen, and hopefully things work out for the better. Change in the workplace is no different. There are times that there may be a new manager, a new software program, or even a relocation to a new office. This is not something [...]

By | 2015-11-01T21:10:03+00:00 October 26th, 2015|

How To Get More Done With Less Hours In Your Day

It’s a competitive job market out there and organizations expect you to put in more work in less time. As your responsibilities increase, pressure builds up to get more done in less time in a typical day at the office. Often, you will be asked to do the work of two or more colleagues. Rather [...]

By | 2015-10-24T14:53:23+00:00 October 19th, 2015|

How To Get Promoted Even If You Are New To The Company

With the economy getting back to its best, the job market has never looked better. However, it’s still as hard as it ever was to get high up the corporate ladder. One of the things you can do to for better career advancement opportunities is to join a new company. But here’s the problem – [...]

By | 2017-05-12T13:49:03+00:00 October 12th, 2015|