Success at Work
Techniques - Computer Literacy
It's hard to believe that there are people in today's workforce who don't know how to use a computer.
In today's society, being computer illiterate is equivalent to being functionally illiterate. More ...
People Skills - Dealing with New Ideas
Organizations today think they need to be constantly changing or they will perish. Corporate
leaders worship at the alter of new ideas where the motto is, "Any new idea is a good idea".
You have to learn how to handle the chaotic work environment that results. More ...
People Skills - Complaining
If you're a chronic complainer, you're sabotaging yourself and your success at work. In this
article, I explain how you can improve your outlook at work and improve your prospects for
success. The first thing you need to do is get in touch with reality. More ...
Techniques - A Cluttered Desk
Some people mistakenly think having a cluttered desk will trick their boss into thinking they
are keeping busy. Instead, a cluttered desk makes your boss think the following: You are
disorganized, You are a procastinator, you have poor time management skills ... More ...
How Continuous Learning Increases Your Market Value
I remember back in the old days when you could just do your job and at the end of the work
day go home and lay back until the next day. But today's labor market is just too competitive.
You have to put in extra time advancing your skills and knowledge and increasing your value to the company. More ...
Five Ways to Create Job Security
Today's economic climate, that doesn't have to mean you have no job security. You can
have a sense of job security, but it won't come from your employer. You must give it
to yourself. Here's a proven five point strategy to ensure you have security in an
uncertain job economy. More ...
Maintaining a Positive Attitude
People like other people who have a positive attitude, Sometimes events contradict the positive
attitude point of view, but the person with the positive attitude still believes, in the end,
good will win out. More ...
Boost Your Career With Networking
Whatever challenge you may be facing now, you are likely to need good connections with
people willing to help you out. The bases of such connections are trust and respect
and can only be earned over time. More ...
Coping with Difficult People
Difficult people have limited coping skills. Whatever their goal, the discovery over the
years that a particular set of actions gets the results they desire has shaped their behavior.
Changing our behavior and mindset is the key to coping with these folks. More ...
Communicating With Your Boss
Your boss has a significant affect on your success and happiness at work, so it's crucial
that you know how to communicate with them. Some bosses make themselves available and are
easy to communicate with. Other bosses are unapproachable. More ...
How To Beat Job Burnout
Have you or a member of your staff recently felt physically depleted? Have you felt
helpless to make changes or to make a difference? Have you felt a sense of hopelessness
or felt disillusioned? These are all symptoms of job burnout. More ...
How to Successfully Manage a Difficult or "Bully" Boss
If you've ever worked for someone who made your life a misery, how do you manage such
a boss? Here are four key tips to help you navigate this tricky situation. More ...