Communication breakdowns are a common cause for conflict, and poor communication strategies can lead to rapid escalation. Likewise, effective communication strategies can help you correct these miscommunications to move conflicts quickly towards resolution.
Respect is not something you can conjure or demand, no matter how often you sing Aretha’s anthem. Respect is earned. And often the people who are most respected don't have to try to earn it. They simply take action in a way that makes others feel admiration.
Networking is about meeting people you know who can vouch for your past performance and connect you with people you don't know.
Distractions are the enemy of focus. Being able to keep your focus amidst the daily din of distraction makes you better able to use whatever talents you need to apply – whether making a business plan or a cheese soufflé. The more prone to distraction, the worse we do.
This is a great article describing the best approach for candidates to stay in touch with recruiters. As much as candidates are eager to find a new job, recruiters are just as eager to assist you with your search. It is in the candidate's best interest to send an email to a recruiter every few...