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Continued Learning: Is It Suitable for Your Career?

The Importance of Continued Learning Most people associate learning with formal education. Formal education, in turn, usually becomes associated with a limited amount of schooling. For…

Balancing Your Day Job and Your Passion

There is an increasing trend of employees taking up a side job, either to earn extra money or to boost career skills in a field they…

Avoid the Email Trap—Tips for Email Productivity

The Trap of Email Productivity The average American worker spends over 30 hours each week checking their email. While email is a modern communication miracle, it…

How to Beat Procrastination: Worst Things First

According to the American Psychological Association, chronic procrastination affects approximately 15-20% of adults in the general population. Blame technology, blame culture, blame a generation, but we’ve…

How to Capitalize on the Dominant Freelance Workforce

57 million Americans are members of the freelance workforce. What’s more is that the majority of these workers began freelancing by choice, not out of necessity….

Land Your Next Job with a Strong Cover Letter

The average corporate job opening brings in 250 resumes. The recruiter has little time to sort through them and choose a handful of worthy candidates to…

The Raise (and How to Get One)

It’s the one thing most people want, and think they deserve, but never ask for: a raise. Even when they possess the business skills to deserve…

3 Crucial Steps to Create a Foolproof Contingency Plan

It’s 3 o’clock on a typical Wednesday at work. Your employees are quietly bustling through their tasks, organizing files to be discussed at the next meeting,…

5 Ways eLearning Platforms Trump Traditional Learning Methods

Corporate training has been catapulted into a new dynamic with 74 percent choosing learning management systems to integrate virtual classrooms into their training programs. This percentage…

Solving the New Job Learning Curve

A New Job: The Unexpected Curve Amanda is starting her first day in a customer service agency. She’s been working in the industry for the last…

5 Challenges of Starting a New Job

The challenges of starting a new job can be daunting, but they don’t have to be. Recognizing and preparing for them in advance can help you…