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Career Success Hinges Upon This Trait

Posted by on Mar 20, 2013 | 0 comments

Career Success Hinges Upon This Trait

The real secret to success is one that folks rarely talk about, either because they don’t think they have to point it out or because they don’t realize that it’s the first real step. The first thing to worry about, the thing that matters most first, before all others? Your confidence. If you’re not confident, “networking” and “baby steps”...

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Get The Job You Want By COLD E-MAIL

Posted by on Mar 6, 2013 | 0 comments

Get The Job You Want By COLD E-MAIL

If you’ve read an article about job searching — ever — chances are you know that 70% to 80% of positions never get advertised. This reality is mega-frustrating when you’re hunting for a new gig. You can hit up desirable employers directly, but the “cold” email method is rife with uncertainty. Is reaching out to someone you’ve never met even worth the effort? Well,...

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Write A Book About Your Business

Posted by on Feb 23, 2013 | 0 comments

Write A Book About Your Business

It’s easy to poke fun at the thousands of mediocre business books churned out annually. But planning a business book—regardless of whether it makes it to store shelves—is a useful exercise for business owners seeking to define their brand better and stimulate demand for their product or service. First, come up with a title. Working on the title should prompt you to answer crucial questions about...

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Obey The Masters of Excellent Customer Service

Posted by on Jan 31, 2013 | 0 comments

Obey The Masters of Excellent Customer Service

In a dream world…you hire good people, treat them like family, let them work their magic with customers. Then watch the accolades—and the dollars—roll in. If only reality were like that. “It takes focus,” says Ken Blanchard, a San Diego-based management expert and author of “Raving Fans: A Revolutionary Approach to Customer Service.” “It takes focus and energy and you can’t have a...

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Wanna Get Fired? Here’s How!

Posted by on Jan 27, 2013 | 0 comments

Wanna Get Fired? Here’s How!

We’ve all had work days in which we wished we’d be asked to leave and never come back. Then comes the hard-hitting reality that unemployment is about as bad as it gets in the professional world. Phoenix resident Amy McClenathan, who is still heartbroken over the loss of her mother, learned this lesson after updating her Facebook status with the confession, “I wish I could get...

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Secrets of the Super Productive

Posted by on Dec 16, 2012 | 0 comments

Secrets of the Super Productive

We all are given the same 24 hours in a day. Then how is it some people can’t seem to get anything done, while others appear superhuman? It’s about choices that allow people to make the most of every day, and still feel happy and relaxed. Try these tips and see if they work for you. 1. Pick Your Priorities Make choices about the activities in your life. With most endeavors, you can...

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