What are SMART goals?

Setting SMART Career Goals [INFOGRAPHIC]

Education & Training

Do you feel like you are adrift in this world? That even though you work really hard, you don’t seem to get anywhere or feel like you’re doing anything worthwhile? One of the main reasons why you feel this way is that you are putting so much time and effort trying to achieve fuzzy goals ... more

Taking the road less traveled

Taking the Road Less Traveled: How Getting Out of Your Comfort Zone Might Just be What You Need

Break Time Reads

After the roller coaster life that is college, it may seem like the “real world” may be more comparable to a giant swan ride on a lazy river. No twists and turns to expect here, only a linear path from college to work and retirement. This is the reason why lots of young people grow ... more

Death by Meeting (and the 5 Ways to Avoid It)

Death by Meeting (and the 5 Ways to Avoid It)

Crisis Management

Bad meetings – they’re useless, they’re toxic and they’re among the most common productivity killers in the workplace. Meetings are an essential part of any organization but in many ways, it has become a dreadful and costly part of everyone’s job. In the worst of times, they become the source of struggle and tension among ... more

7 Words You Should Remove From Your Vocabulary

7 Words You Should Remove From Your Vocabulary

Corporate Survival Guide

Words have a very profound effect on everything we do- both in life and at work. With the masterful use of words, you can clearly express yourself, you can influence others, and ultimately use it to your advantage. And while words are immensely empowering, words can also be a person’s undoing. As a professional, your choice ... more

What Recruiters Look For When They Google You

What Recruiters Look For When They Google You

Job Hunting Strategies

Ever wondered why you didn’t get a call back after submitting your resume to a potential employer? You could blame Google for that, buddy. As much as 80% of HR professionals nowadays look up their applicants online before inviting them for an interview. Not finding anything online that is supportive of the information you gave ... more

Effective CEO Productivity Hacks to Try Out at Work

Effective CEO Productivity Hacks to Try Out at Work

Work Management

Feeling overwhelmed with your tasks at work? There are many ways to deal with an ever-growing “to do” pile in the office. Read on to see what the big bosses have to say about work management. Whether you are a leader (like them) in your industry or a fresh grad who’s experiencing the corporate world ... more

8 Important Signs That You Are Ready for a Career Change

8 Important Signs That You Are Ready for a Career Change

Resignation

There will always be mornings when you wake up feeling not a bit interested in work. You spend a significant chunk of your waking hours in your job and so miniscule amounts of indifference and disregard towards work is fairly justified. But if you’ve reached the point where you just feel unhappy about going to ... more

What Are Your Career Goals This 2015? Find Out What Some Professionals Are Aiming for This Year

What Are Your Career Goals This 2015? Find Out What Some Professionals Are Aiming for This Year

Break Time Reads

“A goal without a plan is just a wish.” If you’re going to believe famous French writer, Antoine de Saint-Exupery, then you’ll realize that your New Year’s resolutions will never work and that you’ll need something more than a lousy goal to turn 2015 into a year of success. Plan all you want, drown yourself ... more