Relationship Behavior and Leadership Style in the Workplace

2017-01-20

How small business owners behave as leaders often dictates the behavior of their employees. The types of relationships you are able to forge with your...

Nine Skills Needed to Become a Successful Administrative Assistant

2017-01-20

Administrative assistants must be able to handle many details and challenging situations at once. They keep an office running while supporting the...

Importance of Decision Making & Assertiveness in the Workplace

2017-01-18

Decision-making skills and assertiveness are both traits that appeal to employers. The ability to make effective decisions is a good leadership skill...

How to Be an Effective Secretary

2017-01-18

Although the title "secretary" is declining in use in favor of "administrative assistant," the two positions handle many of the same functions. To...

The five most common CV problems and how to fix them

2017-01-04

Anyone who has written a CV has probably had to overcome a number of challenges – whether they be lack of work experience, gaps in employment or...

3 Better Ways to Answer "Why Should We Hire You?"

2017-01-04

I don’t even like asking this question in a mock interview, so I don’t know how hiring managers stomach it in a real one. But, apparently they...

5 Questions Successful Job Searchers Always Ask Themselves

2016-12-30

The annoying thing about the job search is that it can feel like a full-time job in and of itself—and that’s because it kind of is! A truly...

Job Search Planning

2016-12-26

Record your daily activities, and compare your job search to the suggested model.

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5 Ways to Train Yourself to Be a Great Leader

2017-01-13

There aren't many natural born leaders. Most leaders take responsibility for training themselves to be effective. Whether you learn from the wisdom of...

How to Make Employees Feel They Are Being Treated Fairly

2017-01-09

Employees who feel they’re being treated unfairly in the workplace tend to have low morale, reduced productivity and poor job satisfaction. On the...

7 Things to Put on Your Year-End Financial Checklist

2016-12-30

As we draw towards the end of the year, there are a few things that you'll want to include on your year-end financial checklist. As tempting as it may...

What Are the Duties of a Manager in the Workplace?

2016-12-30

A manager title in the workplace can cover a realm of duties, most of them supervisory in nature. In larger corporations, you may find tiers of...