Business meetings can often be a drag; someone is droning on about growth and profit, there’s an accountant snoozing in the background, and someone always has a cell phone that goes off in the middle of the presentation.Continue reading “How To Have Better Business Meetings”
Work management skills are a unique beast. Every situation is going to be a little bit different, and it is up to low-level, mid-level, and high-level managers to figure out how to organize all of the personalities in their organizations into a high-functioning machine.Continue reading “4 Ways That People Manage Themselves Or Their Employees At Work”
Going for a job interview is one of the most uncomfortable experiences that individuals have to undergo. The fear of failing in the job interview and not securing the job strikes many to the extent that they fail to put a performance that will enable them to secure the available job opening. However, adhering to the standard interview expectations will help you get that job you have been dreaming of getting.
Fog can appear on your car’s windshield when the outside temperature is higher or lower than that of the temperature inside your car. If your car has a foggy windshield, use the following tips to get rid of it.Continue reading “6 Tips To Clear The Fog On Your Car’s Windshield”
You are working among the some of the most talented people in your industry and in others. Plus, your plan offers you entrée into numerous networking events. More significantly, though, the place hosts a happy hour, and better yet, a barista that serves late night coffee.
It would be fair to say that starting a business is easier than it ever has been before. Once upon a time there was a high chance that you would have had high initial costs, with a bricks and mortars store usually being one of these. Now, through the power of the internet, this completely isn’t the case. Continue reading “Your first hire: The big considerations”
Looking after your staff involves more than just taking care of the practical elements such as pay, tax, facilities, and equipment. To have a happy workforce, you need to consider the mental wellbeing of your staff, and that means making a conscious effort to ensure the working environment gives them what they need in terms of stimulation, responsibility, enjoyment, and a pleasant atmosphere. It might sound like a lot of extra work that you could do without as a small business owner. However, investing in your staff is essential if you wish to succeed with your business. Continue reading “Creating a Happy Working Environment”
Very few people earn large salaries in their twenties. But that doesn’t mean you have to suffer being paid meager wages and forgo your dreams. Here are some practical ways you can give your current income a much-needed boost: Continue reading “5 Ways 20-Somethings Can Boost Their Existing Income”
According to data provided by Bloomberg, in the last year, corporations paid $39.3 billion dollars for outside consultancy. Indeed, corporate consulting is considered by many as one of the most profitable business ventures in the market. So much so that USA Today made an estimate that on average, business/marketing consultants generate about $175,000 a year. Continue reading “Top Income Streams You Can Create in the Corporate Consulting Scene”
It’s a well-known fact that without efficient staff the level of success a company can reach is limited. There is only so much that an entrepreneur can do on their own to reach the top, which is why many hire employees to help lighten the load. Though it is necessary to hire top talent, retaining staff and ensuring that they’re performing at their best requires a lot more than a nice salary with fringe benefits. As a business owner, it is also your responsibility to make sure that those you employ are content. Continue reading “Is Your Staff Happy? Here’s Why You Should Care”
Setting some goals for your career and a timeframe that you would like to achieve them in is an important way of staying on track. If you’ve got the ability, there is no reason why you shouldn’t progress through your company or move onto a higher role in a different one. Unfortunately, getting a promotion is not always easy and sometimes it can be hard to figure out what you need to do to progress. It can be very disheartening when your boss chooses a new candidate for a higher role that you feel that you have been working hard for throughout several years. Understanding how to make yourself shine in the workplace is very important and when you eventually get that promotion you will be very happy! Continue reading “How to Get A Promotion at Work”
In the business world, it’s common for people to feel like their loyalty and work for a company should be adequately compensated. However, feeling like you should get a raise and actually securing that raise are two very different things. In our culture, talking about money can be very taboo, even in a professional setting. Knowing this, most people want to come to the table well prepared for a positive exchange between this boss. So to help make this more likely, here are three ways to increase your chances of getting a raise. Continue reading “3 Ways To Increase Your Chances of Getting A Raise”