Communication

3 Keys To Selling Just About Anything, Including Yourself

3 Keys To Selling Just About Anything, Including Yourself

Selling ice cubes to Eskimos and other core techniques

Look for the pain point and figure out how what you offer can help. Read More »

4 Travel Tips For A Breezy Business Trip

4 Travel Tips For A Breezy Business Trip

Traveling for work shouldn't give you anxiety

Whether it's your first or fifteenth business trip, traveling might still feel irksome — but it doesn't have to be. Read More »

What To Do If You're Being Overloaded and Overworked

What To Do If You're Being Overloaded and Overworked

Be proactive and speak up if you can't handle your workload

Don't assume that your manager knows how heavy your workload is. Read More »

What We Read: The Best Non-Work Work Books I've Seen

What We Read: The Best Non-Work Work Books I've Seen

Erik Sherman's choices teach skills essential to success

Books that are good for business aren't necessarily business books. Here are four volumes to help you better communicate, be authentic, think, and learn. Read More »

Versatile Conversation Starters For Your Office Holiday Party

Versatile Conversation Starters For Your Office Holiday Party

Some classic icebreakers for office gatherings

Career experts say it's unadvisable to miss your company's annual holiday party - but what should you talk about when you're there? Read More »

How To Enable Gmail's Lifesaving 'Undo Send' Feature

How To Enable Gmail's Lifesaving 'Undo Send' Feature

You never know when you'll need it

Ever send an e-mail and immediately want to drive your head through the computer screen? There's a neat trick that could save you from reliving that anguish. Read More »

15 Pieces Of Corporate Jargon That Drive You Nuts

15 Pieces Of Corporate Jargon That Drive You Nuts

Maybe you don't want your ducks in a row...

These are phrases we all hear in the workplace -- and hate. What are the worst 15 examples of corporate jargon? Read More »

How to Get Through to Anyone On the Phone During Your Job Search

How to Get Through to Anyone On the Phone During Your Job Search

Get through to people who can influence your job hunt

Cold-calling may seem terrifying, but if you plan and stay focused the outcome could be an in-person meeting or even a job. Read More »

The 10 Unwritten Rules of Business Meetings

The 10 Unwritten Rules of Business Meetings

Be your best at business meetings by following these guidelines

Even if you dread them, meetings put you in front of co-workers and bosses who you may not work with on a regular basis. How to make your best impression. Read More »

How to (Really) Listen: The Gift of Undivided Attention

How to (Really) Listen: The Gift of Undivided Attention

Ask a question and see what happens

Take a video break, slow down and listen. You'll be better for it. Read More »

How To Get A Raise In 60 Days

How To Get A Raise In 60 Days

Take control to earn more money -- and respect

Want to earn more money? Here's what you can do in 60 days to try to land a raise. Read More »

New Study: Job Seekers Overconfident in Their Abilities

New Study: Job Seekers Overconfident in Their Abilities

'Get a mentor, you need it,' say hiring managers

New study shows 85% of employers think job seekers don't have the skills they need. Yet, 72% of job seekers say they're doing a good job of marketing themselves to employers. Read More »

Lunchtime Live: Let's Talk FlexTime

Lunchtime Live: Let's Talk FlexTime

No-holds-barred conversation about how flextime works and doesn't

Working Mother Media declared Oct. 15 "National Flex Day" to raise awareness of flextime policies. Lunchtime Live digs into the good, bad and ugly of flextime. Read More »

Make Mistakes Work For You

Make Mistakes Work For You

Own the mistake and you'll earn colleagues' respect

Admitting an error, correcting it, and not dwelling are ways to overcome mistakes. Read More »

What Email From The Boss Can Drive Amazon Employees Crazy?

What Email From The Boss Can Drive Amazon Employees Crazy?

Ticking time bombs from Jeff Bezos

A single character email from Jeff Bezos drives employees wild Read More »

Fearing Job Loss, ABC-TV Personality Drops 70 Pounds

Fearing Job Loss, ABC-TV Personality Drops 70 Pounds

It took a talk with her boss for Tory Johnson to see the way to weight loss

Good Morning America contributor Tory Johnson says it took fear of losing her job to finally lose weight. Read More »

9 Ways To Conference Call Like A Pro

9 Ways To Conference Call Like A Pro

Your week will be so much easier to get through.

Does the very idea of an upcoming conference call make you squirm? Handle it like a pro with these tips. Read More »

Advice For The New Boss

Advice For The New Boss

What every new manager should say and do the first day on the job.

How to start off on the right foot with your staff. Read More »

In Today's Economy, We All Need To Be Salespeople

In Today's Economy, We All Need To Be Salespeople

Says author Dan Pink: "We're persuading, convincing and influencing others to give up something they've got in exchange for what we've got." Read More »

12 Traits Of Valuable Employees

12 Traits Of Valuable Employees

12 habits you can adopt to succeed at work. Read More »

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