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Habits of Successful Leaders

Habits of Successful Leaders

Success isn’t something you can turn on and off like a light switch. Strong, successful leaders know that leadership is built over time and involves significant effort. Success means making sacrifices every day, and watching those seemingly small decisions add up over...

How to Add Value at Your Workplace

How to Add Value at Your Workplace

As a dedicated and driven employee, you often want to add value to the organization for which you work. By performing the following steps, you can set yourself apart from others and pursue the path to success. Stop waiting around for others to tell you what to do....

3 Time Management Tips for Business Leaders

3 Time Management Tips for Business Leaders

If you own or manage a business, you know how difficult it is to budget your time and focus on those tasks that are most important. You probably have a never-ending to-do list and many people asking you to complete additional tasks. Being unable to manage your time...

How to Create a Career Without a Degree

How to Create a Career Without a Degree

Not everyone can afford to go to university to earn a degree. A degree doesn’t guarantee a job, nor does it outweigh relevant job skills As many top businessmen have proven, it is more than possible to build a successful career without a degree. If you’re starting...

Team Building Games for the Workplace

Team Building Games for the Workplace

Team building exercises can be a great way to break the ice, promote communication and team cohesion. That is when they're done right. However, the mention of team-building exercises often illicit stifled groans and eye rolls from team members. Who hasn't had the...

How to Hone Your Public Speaking Skills

How to Hone Your Public Speaking Skills

Public speaking is something many individuals struggle with, both inside and outside the workplace. Although it is a very common fear, it doesn’t have to be intimidating. The following are a few tips to help you improve your skills.  It’s Normal to Be Nervous You’re...

How to Improve Your Professional Writing

How to Improve Your Professional Writing

There are many ways to get a competitive edge as a professional in today’s workforce. If you haven’t been brushing up on your grammar skills, then writing is the best way to improve your work skills and competency. Persuasion, clarity, and communication skills are...

Here’s Why Skills are Better Than a Degree

Here’s Why Skills are Better Than a Degree

For years and years, we have been told that to make it in this world you must obtain a degree from a university. Although getting a degree is important, having job skills is even more imperative to have a successful career. Employers look more at an employees ability...

Top Tips For Your Next Interview

Top Tips For Your Next Interview

No matter how qualified you are for a new job position, going in for an interview will always be a bit daunting. Worrying about saying the wrong thing or even wearing the wrong tie can distract you from coming off as a confident and potential employee. It’s important...

Are Your Employees Happy?

Are Your Employees Happy?

As a business owner, it’s important to keep your employees happy. When employees enjoy their work and the environment of the workplace, it improves the efficiency of the business. The happier your employees are, the better it is for your business. When thinking about...