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How to Create an Inclusive Workplace

How to Create an Inclusive Workplace

After many years of workplace issues being swept under the rug, the importance of inclusion in the professional world has become a hot button societal topic in recent years. It's vital for the success of your company to be all-inclusive, especially to those who...

Mistakes to Avoid While Conducting an Interview

Mistakes to Avoid While Conducting an Interview

There are a plethora of articles floating around about ways to avoid making mistakes when you're being interviewed for a job. If you do an Internet search about interview tips, there's no doubt that you'll find hundreds or thousands of articles about how to dress, the...

Top Tech Tools to Improve Efficiency

Top Tech Tools to Improve Efficiency

It seems that the digital era has brought with it a plethora of distractions, right at our fingertips. Apps such as Instagram and Twitter can make it easy to lose focus, which means your productivity can take a hit. Furthermore, many businesses are now offering more...

How to Implement a Mentoring Program

How to Implement a Mentoring Program

Mentoring programs are a fantastic way to create a more open and encouraging work environment. An effective system of mentoring can help employees to improve their goal-setting and communication skills as well as their overall work performance. So how do you build a...

The Most Sought After Soft Skills

The Most Sought After Soft Skills

In today's competitive job market, numerous personal and professional attributes might improve a particular candidate's viability. Prospective employers typically define these valuable characteristics as soft skills.   Soft Skills Definition   Soft skills...

How to Turn Your Career Weaknesses into Strengths

How to Turn Your Career Weaknesses into Strengths

Having career weaknesses are a common feat for most people, especially those who are new in their field. Learning through trial and error usually allows an individual to develop their skills. However, some may not be sure how to turn their career weaknesses into...

Best Cyber Security Practices For Your Business

Best Cyber Security Practices For Your Business

Cyber security is not just a fad and shouldn't be thought of as only applying to large corporations that rake in billions. The truth is that about half of businesses have experienced a breach in recent years. Since there is no 100 percent magic cure for cybercrime,...

4 Steps To Starting Your Own Business

4 Steps To Starting Your Own Business

In this century, starting your own business is the dream of many aspiring entrepreneurs. Thanks to the rise in ecommerce and mobile technology, starting your own business may also be easier than ever before. Here are four steps to turning your great business idea into...

How to Get the Most Out of Meetings

How to Get the Most Out of Meetings

Meetings are a staple of almost every workplace. Although they’re a great way to communicate across a team, when used poorly they can be a waste of time. Whether you are organizing a meeting or attending one, the following are a few pieces of advice to help you get...

Top Tips for Your First Day at Work

Top Tips for Your First Day at Work

Your first day at work can be downright intimidating. You may not know any of your coworkers, or perhaps you have changed industries and are feeling uncertain about how you’ll meet the demands of your new position. Being concerned is perfectly normal, but this feeling...