It’s likely you think you know more than you actually know — but why? And how can you change this pattern to excel in your career? Read on to learn more about IOED and ways to work around it. Sponsored PostRead More
Less than half of real estate agents have a bachelor’s degree and approximately 20% of agents have only been licensed for a year or less. That means many people attempt a career in this field, only to fail because they haven’t taken time to do their research beforehand to understand the effort it takes to be successful, unaware of the high demands. Sponsored PostRead More
From Steve Jobs to Bill Gates, the experience and qualities of these well-known leaders made them and their products globally recognized. What do you reckon are the qualities and skills of these leaders that made them so successful?
This article discusses what makes successful leaders and provides tips on what qualities you should strive to improve across your organization/team.Read More
People once worked for the same company for years on end, but it's no longer uncommon to change jobs by any means. While landing a new position at a different firm can be a good thing, entering a completely alien workplace can be very intimidating. Fortunately, there are several things you can do to increase your chances of success when you're hired as the business analyst of a firm you've never interacted with before.Read More
Are you putting your best foot forward when it comes to succeeding in your career? If so, hopefully, that foot is paired with a polished shoe to go along with a business suit. The old advice still rings true: The more profesional you dress, the more likely you are to succeed. Guest Post By Devin MorrisseyRead More
You finished school, but now what? Do you go find a job or continue your education? Getting your MBA is a great way to increase your earnings and job status. Sure, more pay is nice, but getting an MBA is much more than just a pay bump. Getting your MBA is a huge decision. Below is some information that may help you make the decision! Sponsored PostRead More
The beginning of a new year is typically the best time to reflect on old habits and pick up new ones. This applies to both personal and professional habits.
Developing new habits is an essential must-do. That is because our daily schedules comprise endless routines. Becoming stuck in an infinite cycle of dull and unproductive habits can become disheartening over time.Read More
As a manager, making sure your employees are on the same page as you is absolutely critical to business success. It can be easy to get lost in the day-to-day minutiae of work and forget your employees rely on you to set the standards for communication, so if you feel your employees aren’t always right there with you, here are some ways you can use to get them (and yourself) back on track. Guest Post By Rachel SummersRead More
Progressing up the career ladder is no easy feat. Regardless of where you turn, or any achievements you attain, you seem to face obstacles that take you right back to square one. Sometimes, it’s hard to stay motivated, especially when it appears all odds are against you.
Sounds familiar? Here’s what you need to do to address this. Guest Post By Brenda BergRead More
Imagine this situation: you have accepted a job proposal from one company but while you were waiting for them to send you the contract, you received another proposal. That second proposal is better than the first one and you really would like to work with the second company. Is it even legal to decline an accepted job offer?
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Have you ever felt like you are stuck and have nowhere to grow professionally?
Does it bother you that it feels like your company does not want to increase your pay?
Have you ever considered changing your job?
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We all have those moments when we question ourselves and think we can’t handle a situation. When faced with unfamiliar situations, we are filled with self-doubt and constantly have to talk ourselves through those situations. Confidence is an important ingredient in the workplace and very few people can go far without it.Read More
At one point or another, you may have considered switching from one career to another. Perhaps your current career path is a dead end or you no longer have any interest in what you do. Changing careers can give you new enthusiasm and fulfilment if you take the right steps in the right direction. Changing careers is never an easy decision and should not be rushed. Ensure that you have the resources and capabilities you need to make it happen.Read More
Are you kicking yourself because of the power you have and don’t use? Because of the thoughts and words you have and don’t express? You have the power within you to control your reaction to any situation and circumstance…the power to foresee your future and rule it when the time comes. Do you use this power or do you not believe in it?Read More
Employees change jobs for different reasons. While having a bad day at work is not a good enough reason to go job scouting, there are valid reasons why people decide to change jobs. Whatever the reason behind the change, it is not an easy decision to make and should not be taken lightly.Read More
What do you do when you have only 24 hours to prepare for an interview? Even candidates with sufficient notice before the day have to put in significant effort to perform well. You’re probably wondering how much of a chance you’ve got. Fret not. The fact that you have got only 24 hours to prepare does not completely eliminate your chances of doing well. The limited time you have will force you to focus on what’s necessary.Read More
The path to self-fulfilment is not an easy one. With the number of years that I’ve worked in industry, I can admit that finding one’s professional calling or what most professionals call a career path is never straightforward.Read More
You’ve written your resignation letter. You’re mentally prepared to take up the challenge of a new job and face the future with a new employer. You’ve signed your resignation letter and are ready to have the much-dreaded conversation with your boss about your plans to leave. You inform your boss and the incredible happens. He tries to keep you with a counteroffer. He emotionally declares how excellent you are to work with, how it would be a big shame to have you leave the team at such a critical time…Read More
Do you cringe at the thought of negotiating a job offer? I know I used to.
I’ve always left it up to organizations to determine my worth and “pay me according to their salary structure”. Why hustle if it’s what I deserve?Read More