7 Character Traits That the Best Employees Share

June 30 , 2016

The difference between success and failure in business usually comes down to one thing: good teamwork. If someone is going to be an employee, he or she needs to work well with me and other team members. For that reason, it's important to identify and hire based on the qualities that predict...

Filed Under: Appearance, Behavior in the Workplace, Best Employees, Character Traits, Confidence, Detail-oriented, Emotional Intelligence, Experience, Personality, personality, Professional Development, Reliability, teamwork

The 9 Things Your Online Professional Profile Must Have

June 27 , 2016

This is what you need to get noticed

Filed Under: Networking, networking, Job Search, job search, LinkedIn, Online Presence, Social Media

17 Email Etiquette Rules

June 23 , 2016

US employees spend, on average, about a quarter of the workweek combing through hundreds of emails.

Filed Under: Behavior in the Workplace, Communication, communication, Email, Email Etiquette, Good Habits, good habits, professional development, quick tips

7 Body Language Mistakes to Avoid in a Job Interview

June 16 , 2016

You’ve perfected your elevator pitch, can explain your greatest weakness, and know exactly where you want to be in five years. But have you studied your body language? If not, you could end up costing yourself a job offer.

Filed Under: Body language, Good Habits, Hiring, Interview Advice, Interviewing, Interviews, Job Search, job search

Interviewing 101: Attire & Hygiene Checklist

June 10 , 2016

When interviewing, it’s important to present yourself in the best light possible. Appearing disheveled, unorganized, or unprofessional may hinder you in your job search. The following list highlights some general good practices for interview attire and hygiene. Every situation is unique; so use...

Filed Under: Best Advice, best advice, Good Habits, interview tips, Interviews, interviews, Job Search, job search, personal appearance

27 Highly Successful People Share the Best Career Advice for New Grads

June 07 , 2016

If clichés like "Follow your passion," "Give 110%," and "Be true to yourself" just aren't cutting it for you, then we've got some fresh takes on how to get a head start on your career.

Filed Under: Best Advice, New Grads, Career Advice, entrepreneur, Millennials, Success, success, young professionals