How to Work Like an Entrepreneur

FOCUS ON: Staying Motivated It is a daily choice: be motivated to continue as an entrepreneur or lose focus and pride. It helps to remember what you left behind and surround yourself with positive people. Read more hints from a successful entrepreneur. JOB SEARCHING: Write Your Next Job Description With a New Mindset In the […]

Friendships and Work

FOCUS ON: How to Avoid Making Friends at Work Some people want a professional separation. Work is work and everything else is private. While identifying this specific atmosphere in an employer, department, or team may be possible via interviewing and networking, it is not unachievable while working. The key is polite, persistent refusals to be […]

Negotiation

FOCUS ON: Salary Negotiation Is Not Basic Many people mistakenly believe that a salary negotiation is a straightforward, back-and-forth process. Helping clients broaden their definition of negotiation can be a crucial part of the career development process. Understanding that there are alternatives and focusing on collaboration with others are all useful techniques to consider when […]

Working From Home

FOCUS ON: Numbers of Workers-at-home Increasing Almost ten percent of all workers did their job from home at least one day a week, according to a new Census Bureau report. This is a steady increase and an obvious result of an advance in communications and information technologies. Not surprisingly, almost half of the home-based workers […]