All posts tagged "career development"

  • 6 High risk, high reward career paths

    “I took the one less traveled, and that has made all the difference.” This line from Robert Frost’s poem The Road Not Taken has served as inspiration for many people throughout the years and for...

  • Studying for a career in business

    There are many routes into a business career, and a straightforward degree in business management is just one of them. Just as the term “business” covers a wide range of roles, so choosing a path...

  • 5 Ways to survive a 12-hour shift

    5 Ways to survive a 12-hour shift

    The average American works less than 40 hours per week. For many people, this means 8 hour days, Monday to Friday. But what if your role requires you to work shifts? How do you stay...

  • Is employee retention being given enough attention?

    Is employee retention being given enough attention?

    In order for businesses to be truly successful, they need to be focused on the satisfaction of their employees. Due to how much competition is out there, employees don’t feel as though they are stuck...

  • 5 Ways to motivate yourself to progress your career

    You may have a clear idea of where you want to go with your career. However this does not necessarily make it easy to get there. Progressing along a career path can be frustrating at...

  • You’ve got this: Kicking goals but no praise for performance?

    Dr Froswa’ Booker-Drew answers your questions, putting her years of experience and practice into the goal of solving those knotty problems that beset us, and assuring us: ‘you’ve got this’. If you’d like Froswa’ to...

  • What you should know before you change careers and venture out solo

    What you should know before you change careers and venture out solo

    We’re often tempted to leave our current career paths for something new, or to set up a great business idea we’ve had. But there are some things to take into consideration before you make the...

  • How to be seen and heard in your career

    How to be seen and heard in your career

    In this day and age many workplaces and businesses still entertain a hidden competition between sexes, where women are considered the weaker sex and the ‘male’ way is still the predominant way. In those kinds...

  • Stepping up: Why women need to put themselves forward for the top jobs

    According to the New York Times, there are more men named John running large companies than there are women in the top job. What a statistic. Proof, really, that the glass ceiling is merely cracked;...