You’re the best in your industry. Your particular skill level is up there with the big guns. And, it shows in your pay check. Well done! But something that doesn’t show is how terrible you are with other people. You may be the Rockefeller of your specific niche but you’re also the Trump of … Continue reading Why you need to focus on your Soft Skills
Leadership means different things to different people. It does have a lot to do with what age you are and how you were raised. But today leadership has evolved into a magnificent animal, which can be the main driving force behind a successful team. It can also be the downfall. While some say you have … Continue reading Leadership – The Inclusive Leader is Born
As a professional you strive to please your clients and leave them with a good impression. And most of the time, you do just that. You know you did a good job. They know you did a good job. But, no one else knows you did a good job. Asking for testimonials from your … Continue reading 7 Reasons Why You Need Testimonials
It seems like an alien concept – networking in the holidays. Holidays are for relaxing, kicking back and forgetting about all those niceties and that salesy jargon. For sure, but it is also a time when people are feeling sentimental and you guessed it, a wee bit chilled. Not to play on the … Continue reading Networking in the Holidays
You know that feeling? The one where you miss something only when it’s gone? Well, finding yourself with a telephone to your one ear, a cell phone to the other, your jam-packed calendar in front of you, and a pile of papers to your left about to topple over, and you will get that feeling … Continue reading Why Your PA is so essential to your business
Have you ever asked yourself why you do what you do for a living, thinking beyond the quick answers that you enjoy your profession or that you are good at what you do? Here are some pointers to the factors that, perhaps unbeknown to you, will have served to influence your career choices: What influenced your formative … Continue reading Are you a Collaborative Leader?
In today's job market, we need to do everything in our power to hold on to our jobs. Little actions and attitudes can make all the difference. Protocol for Professional people: 1. Have a “May I be of help" attitude 2. Be friendly, polite, charming, courteous, sincere and pleasant without being too familiar 3. Treat all … Continue reading How to Stay Employed