What do Your Endorsements Say About You?

February 28th, 2013

Back in September 2012, LinkedIn launched a new feature: endorsements. Unlike recommendations, where you’d ask former co-workers or managers to compose and post a short note of praise on your profile, endorsements are incredibly easy—maybe too easy—to give. Your connections’ names start popping up at the top of your page when you sign in, and… Read More

How to Achieve Long-Term Career Goals

February 22nd, 2013

Are you on track for success in your  career? If your answer is “I don’t know” or even “I think so,” it’s time to start setting goals. In any career, it’s important to think about where you want to go and how you want to get there. And a great way to plan your route… Read More

Leveraging Conflict to Spur Employee Success

February 15th, 2013

Interpersonal conflict naturally occurs in the workplace, regardless of the company size — personalities clash just as easily in small companies as they do in large corporations. So what’s the big deal? One View: Interpersonal conflicts can damage the morale of everyone around them. They can cause lower productivity, leading to lower profits. If they’re… Read More

Do You Know the Symptoms of being in the Wrong Job?

February 8th, 2013

Are you happy at your job? Or do you find it hard to make yourself get up and go in the morning? How do you know if it’s really the wrong place for you to be? If any of the following statements describe you, it may be time to reconsider your career path. 1. Money… Read More