Nine Keys to Success for Your Management Career

Nine Keys to Success for Your Management Career

Nine Keys to Success for Your Management Career  Congratulations! You’re a new manager!  You studied economics, medicine, manufacturing, politics, sales, etc. You worked your way up in your respective field. And then you became a manager and on top of all the...
There Are No Age Barriers to Entrepreneurship

There Are No Age Barriers to Entrepreneurship

Your Career Plan B: Self-employment If you’re approaching (or over) age 50, it can be a tough job market out there. Maybe you’ve been laid off and can’t find jobs in your career fields with positions or pay commensurate with your experience. For those with an...
3 Ways to Be More Creative at Work

3 Ways to Be More Creative at Work

How can you be more creative to compete and succeed in today’s modern world? Ironically, the answer is not to work more hours, but actually fewer. I discussed this surprising concept with Aaron Edelheit, noted entrepreneur and author of The Hard Break: The Case for a...
Networking Reluctance: 3 Keys to Overcoming It

Networking Reluctance: 3 Keys to Overcoming It

Networking Reluctance: 3 Keys to Overcoming It While experts may debate the exact percentage, almost everybody has heard by now that the majority of professional jobs today are filled not through published advertisements, but via personal networking. Not only...
Straight A’s Don’t Exist in Work-Life Balance

Straight A’s Don’t Exist in Work-Life Balance

Today’s workplace – and workforce – emphasizes work-life balance. Company perks like extended parental leave, quarterly off-sites, and paid time off are top priorities for employers and employees alike. Yet, living a balanced lifestyle is no simple task. Men and women...