12 December 2017

You’re a leader, so now what?


The thrill of a new promotion into a leadership position can be quickly eclipsed by feelings of disillusionment and a sense of failure, if you are n...
07 November 2017

Eight ways to manage a multigenerational workforce


While in conversation with a group of managers recently, we soon started on the topic of Millennials (Generation Y) in the workplace.  After t...
09 June 2017

What are you worth?


When you are negotiating your salary, do you know how much you are really worth? Do you just think about the take-home pay or do you sit and really co...
02 June 2017

What customers despise!


SOMETIMES I wonder if some customer service representatives and the companies they work for understand the frustrations of the customer. The term "...
26 May 2017

Top three priorities of next generation leaders


To stay competitive and develop strong business relationships, the leaders of all companies must examine the way their leadership team operates. Are t...
12 May 2017

Bosses who check your Facebook postings


Does your boss have the right to reprimand you for your Facebook postings? Social media platforms, particularly Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and Inst...
05 May 2017

Five steps to your next promotion


Chances are, you’ve been taught to believe that if you get a job and you do it well, you’ll be promoted upwards in the workplace. Well, no...
28 April 2017

Resolving difficult behaviours?


In every work environment, there is a person who just seems to go out of their way to make others miserable. Some are never satisfied, others just com...
21 April 2017

Words positive people use every day


We often explore what successful people read, what they eat, their morning rituals, the kinds of people they associate with, and the list goes on. B...
13 April 2017

Wanted: easy job that pays


Is there such a thing as an easy job where you actually get paid? Yes, there are lots of easy jobs that pay well, and if you look hard enough, you wil...