All posts tagged "career development"

  • How to get a raise: Ask for what you want

    Recently a male friend and I were having a discussion about women and wages, he was telling me that he will continue to make management decisions to reduce costs and it’s a fact is that...

  • 11 Ways to deal with negative colleagues and clients

    All of us have negative people around us; it can be a friend, a family member or a coworker. And you will be well aware that how they can ruin your time the particular day...

  • Opening doors to your new career

    Opening doors to your new career

    Switching careers is not as simple as just getting a new job; even if you send out a top-notch resume you’re not likely to qualify for any job outside your current industry because your skills...

  • NLP strategies for getting a new job

    Looking for a job is quite straightforward: you send the resume and cover letter, you wait to be called for an interview, and you get the job. Well, the reality is a little different in...

  • 5 simple strategies and tools to keep you organised

    Over the years, I have been a victim of distraction. That’s what happens when you are an idea person. Got an idea, I’m already onto the next one. Distraction is almost like an addiction, I...

  • How to effectively manage your public relations

    No matter what industry you’re in or what products or services you sell, you will have to deal with the media in some way. Managing your brand’s relationship with the media can be challenging, but...

  • Tired of applying for jobs and never getting anywhere?

    Tired of applying for jobs and never getting anywhere?

    Well, it’s time to nail that dream career, develop a killer application and get the job you love! Another Monday approaches and you feel the unease set in, work is coming again tomorrow and you...

  • 10 early Monday morning tips to help you hit the work week running!

    Ahhh, Monday. Manic Monday. The worst day of the week. No sleep-in, lazy coffee and brunch with friends, or even lazier long lunch with a glass of wine (or three). Don’t you just hate it?...

  • 6 things to do if you are being micromanaged

    You know that feeling of being watched or that someone is breathing down your neck? Well, that’s what a micromanager does. They hover over your shoulder, ask if your work is done, and even watch...