Tag: timeliness

  • 5 Ways To Kill Your Chances Of A Promotion

    5 Ways To Kill Your Chances Of A Promotion

    By Donna Fuscaldo Everybody knows that showing up on time, being a team player and working hard are keys to advancing a career to become an invaluable employee, but there are some not-so-obvious career killers that can work against you. In today's feeble labor market, employees should steer clear of these... Continue Reading

  • Being Late Is Not The End Of The World

    Being Late Is Not The End Of The World

    I write about time management a lot. I'm also one of those comically punctual people who don't get the idea of social lateness. If you invite me to a party at 8 ... I'll probably be there at 8. So being late to anything puts me in quite a state. I don't like to scramble when I've already made plans. So I get... Continue Reading

  • What To Do Right Before The Job Interview

    What To Do Right Before The Job Interview

    By Amy Levin-Epstein, CBS MoneyWatch If you watch elite athletes right before a competition, you'll see they are fiercely focused. Whether they're quietly preparing or psyching themselves up as a team, all the attention is directed at the goal ahead. Last-minute job interview preparations are similarly... Continue Reading

  • 10 Weird Excuses Workers Have Used When Late

    10 Weird Excuses Workers Have Used When Late

    By Justin Thompson, The Work Buzz If you're like me, there are days when you hit the snooze button on your alarm or phone at least 27 times. Eventually you get up, throw on some clothes without the pretense that it's actually an outfit and slink into work, as if you've been there the last hour. Continue Reading