Ten Tips to Recession-proof Your Job and Career
Don’t bury your head in the sand and hope all of the potential threats to your job and career disappear. They won’t. Keep your ears tuned into your work grapevine; watch sales; observe your industry; keep a close eye on Washington; listen skeptically to your employer when you see problems not articulated. Now is the time to take steps to recession-proof your job and your career. You can recession-proof your job and career, but start soon, not later, to recession-proof your job and career.
Your Tip of the Week for Success in Work and Life
Looking for an immediate positive thought or an idea to pick your spirits up? Want good ideas, thoughtful quotations, self-motivation ideas, working well with people tips, newsletter fillers, news about trends affecting workplaces and more? Once a week, Your Tip of the Week for Success in Work and Life will uplift your spirit, make you smile, touch your heart and provide useful information.
Ten Days to a Happier, More Successful Career and Life
“We hold these truths to be self-evident,” said our Founding Fathers. The truths you will discover over the next ten days are self-evident; but, they are profoundly hard to practice. Even as I write, I find myself questioning whether I practice what I recommend. So, consider the pursuit of happiness and success in work and life - a journey. These practices will get you started on that journey.
Tips for Creating High Visibility at Work
Used to flying below the radar at work? Do you think not being noticed will keep your job safe? Think again. You want to be noticed for your positive contributions. The best strategy now is to figure out how you can have high visibility at work. Companies don’t lay off or let go their best performers. But, company managers have to know who you are. For high visibility at work, you want to be vi…
Are You on the List of Good Employees?
Employers may not state the fact so bluntly, but every employer has a list. Trust me. They may not have an actual physical list, but every employer knows the names of his or her good employees. Good employees are not overlooked because good employees are on the list.
Put Your Passion Back to Work
Remember the days when you loved going to work? You were challenged, excited, and up for your next adventure. Never felt that passion about work? These ideas are for you, too. Discover the passion that's available in your work or rediscover the passion you once had for your work.
Put Your Passion Back to Work
Remember the days when you loved going to work? You were challenged, excited, and up for your next adventure. Never felt that passion about work? These ideas are for you, too. Discover the passion that’s available in your work or rediscover the passion you once had for your work.
Top Ten Ways to Be Happy at Work
Want to find happiness at work? Most employees would like to love their work but they struggle with how. You can be happy at work. Here are 10 tips for you to find happiness and career success at work.
Work Like You’re Showing Off
Are you interested in success at work? Even the most successful employees have to be noticed to be considered high performance. Joe Calloway calls it showing off. He offers you five ways.
Your Lifetime Income Potential
Work is about the money. Work only becomes not about the money when you have sufficient income – however you define sufficient income – to support your chosen life style. With sufficient money, work becomes about other motivations. Maximize lifetime income potential by the choices you make for your career and how you work with your employer....
9 Reasons Why You Need to Love the Job You Have
You may seriously dislike your current job, but it's the job you have. There are reasons why you must love your current job. Find out why.
Play Well With Others: Develop Effective Work Relationships
The foundational skill for people who experience work success is the ability to develop positive work relationships. Learn the key factors in success with people.
Promote Your Personal Growth and Motivation
Are you feeling blah about your life? Does boredom make you unmotivated and unexcited? Are you having a mid-life crisis? You can promote your personal growth and motivation to overcome this inertia. Here are ideas and tools that will help you explore personal growth, set new goals, choose motivation and get your life and work back on a course...
Stop Being Miserable at Work
Are you miserable at work? Do you never feel good about heading to work? Do you feel unchallenged, unhappy, or not in control? Is your boss the worst? Do your coworkers engage in unjustifiable complaining. If you continue to participate in any of these situations, you will ensure that you will continue to hate your job. And, hating your job is...
Becoming a Sage: The Keys to Life-long Self-development
Successful people practice life-long self-development. Studies show that they have similar characteristics. They are willing to grow by challenging themselves. Learn how self-development contributes to your career success - and to coworkers.
Read, Learn, and Think Your Way to Success
Bill Gates doesn’t have to know everything. He recognizes that he has employees who do. But, he appreciates the importance of taking the time to learn what they know. He takes time to listen to their ideas. He takes time to think, to ponder the direction of Microsoft. Do the same for yourself and your employees, take time to think, to read and learn. Ten ideas about creative thinking and learning follow.
Your Image Is You
Successful people believe their success is attributable to a pattern of mutually beneficial interpersonal relationships, as much as it is due to technical skills or business knowledge. Your communication and the image you present create the first impression - often the lasting impression - on the people you meet. Want a more professional image?
Inspirational Quotes for Business: Success Quotes
Looking for an inspirational quote or a business quotation for your newsletter, business presentation, bulletin board or inspirational posters? These quotes are useful to help motivation and inspiration. These quotes will help you create success in business, success in management and success in life.
How to Win the Job Search Competition
Reasons for hiring one employee over another are as varied as the employers hiring employees. But, there are critical factors that can help you win the job search competition. Employees who were hired did a lot of things right. Better, they did almost nothing wrong. Find out why Mary got the job.
What's Your Strategy for Keeping Your Job?
No matter your job or your industry, this year is a challenge for employment. In 2008, 48% of employers laid people off, according to a Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM) survey cited at CNNmoney.com.
Ten Days to a Happier, More Successful Career and Life
This ten day success program offfers simple tips, but they are profoundly difficult to practice. So, consider the pursuit of happiness and success in your work and life - a journey. These practices will help you get started on your career success journey.
Steps to Create a Career Development Plan
Do you know that employees place their career development high on the list of factors that keep them working for their current employer? Here are the steps in creating a career development plan for an employee, that will help keep him or her motivated and contributing.
5 Tips to Improve Your Career Development
Looking for ways to improve the success of your career? Planning and career development actions will help you create the career of your dreams.
How to Become an HR Authority Figure
Want to promote yourself as a Human Resources expert? Becoming an HR authority is definitely positive for your career success. It can boost your career, magnify your personal brand as an expert, enhance your relationships, and garner respect.
Readers Share How They Stay Passionate About Their Work
Many people who work stay passionate about their work - maybe not every day - but generally speaking, they remain passionate about their work: the cause, the contribution, the mission and vision, the coworkers, or the customers. Something about their work kindles a passion in their hearts that shows every day at work. Please share how you stay...