Ready Steady Work: How to be ready for Your First Workday?

These tips will work for anyone who has just scored a new job or for those who are still looking for employment. It is important to make a good first impression at your new workplace. Your first impression will determine how others view you and it could be positive or negative. ​It takes time to … Continue reading “Ready Steady Work: How to be ready for Your First Workday?”

Why Do You Need Biased Advice from Others?

Why listen to other people?   What advice do you think they will give you?   They will give you the “benefit of their experience”; what worked (or didn’t work) for them. Or what they’ve heard worked for people they know.   They will load you with their bias and their baggage.   It always … Continue reading “Why Do You Need Biased Advice from Others?”

6 Personal Development Habits to Help with Your Career Growth

Sometimes you feel stuck in your career and seem to be clueless about where you are going. Its time you need to work upon yourself  which would eventually lead to  growth  in your career . Following are some points one needs to remember: 1. Becoming aware of yourself  It is very important to know yourself. … Continue reading “6 Personal Development Habits to Help with Your Career Growth”

5 Leadership Skills You Need to for Career Success

Leadership is not just one skill –it is a catchall term referring to your ability to relate to people in your company. For any professional, honing skills in the leadership category is a must for career advancement. Getting promoted and being the proud owner of a corner office with your name on the door doesn’t … Continue reading “5 Leadership Skills You Need to for Career Success”

How to Unhook Yourself to New Levels with Ease

We live in a “quick-fix” society. There are 168 hours in a week. Within this time we repeat certain actions that annoy us, either sometimes or often. For the past few years I am relearning how to connect to self and others. The truth is — before connecting to self, I needed to disconnect gradually, otherwise it could bring … Continue reading “How to Unhook Yourself to New Levels with Ease”

10 Signs It’s Time to Leave Your Job And Move On

Has your work begun to seem incredibly boring or stressful? It might be time to quit your job. Starting over again can seem like a scary or depressing proposition. Sometimes your current salary is actually pretty good, or you’ve made some close friendships with co-workers. But if you’re truly unhappy with your job, staying will … Continue reading “10 Signs It’s Time to Leave Your Job And Move On”

Unlock Your Career Potential with these 4 Organizational Effectiveness Tactics

There are many aspects to consider when dealing with the question: “how to improve my current career situation?”. For some people, the answers are strictly linked to reaching milestones regarding their current work, as if praise from outsiders was the only variable that shapes the path to success. Fortunately, some people still approach this dilemma … Continue reading “Unlock Your Career Potential with these 4 Organizational Effectiveness Tactics”

You Can’t Practice At The Game: Strategies On Winning At Life, Not Just Surviving in Life (Book Review)

What kind of insurance do you have? I’m not talking about car insurance, life insurance, health insurance, or probably anything that came to your mind. I’m talking about your job/career insurance. One of the very first ideas RJ Hodges talks about in this book is this idea of “job insurance.”. Of course, there’s no such thing as … Continue reading “You Can’t Practice At The Game: Strategies On Winning At Life, Not Just Surviving in Life (Book Review)”

10 Common Career Change Mistakes to Avoid

Your interests and professional goals can change dramatically over the years, and the career that you chose as a young adult may no longer be desirable for you. If you are bored, stressed or otherwise unhappy with your current career choice, you may be thinking about changing careers.  While many people successfully change careers once, … Continue reading “10 Common Career Change Mistakes to Avoid”

8 Easy Ways to Be A “Newer Than New School” Professional

Many believe that career success comes from applying “new school”. I’m here to tell you that not only is this notion terribly misleading, it’s absolute nonsense! Sure, the web is here accompanied by new enabling business tools.  SEO, social media, web site analytics and others have been invented to help organizations exploit the capabilities of … Continue reading “8 Easy Ways to Be A “Newer Than New School” Professional”