Hiring Costs Of Bad Hires
A bad hire can end up being more than just someone who doesn’t fit the job. It can become a productivity sinkhole, a source of added stress and a potential loss of customers. A CareerBuilder survey found that 75% of employers say they have made a bad hire.
Here are some of the things they … Read more
How To Keep Your Cool Around Your Child
More often than not, every parent gets angry at their child. It may be that your child isn’t listening to you when you have strictly advised him against doing a particular thing or that he didn’t do well in his exams or that he misbehaved in front of your guests. We scold … Read more
Remain Positive No Matter What
There’s no doubting that from time to time we all suffer from a lack of confidence. While it is often great to have a glass half-full approach to life, there are always certain things that make having that attitude challenging.
The workplace is one in particular where being able to always find the positives from … Read more
Successful Skills To Manage People
While the technical and all other skills are important in leading to any job today, it seems that some other, smaller skills are forgotten or undervalued. Some of them are not just mentioned in any lesson in holding the company and many people, even they work with the other people, haven’t realized how important is … Read more
Inspiring Authors and their Stories
What inspired great writers and how they scheduled their working day. Hemingway wrote standing, Nabokov used the index cards, Vonnegut recharged with scotch and Murakami with sports. We bring you the most interesting evidence of outstanding writers, on how they created a working day that inspired them.
Ernest Hemingway: wrote standing on the skin … Read more
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Making the decision to return to work after a long absence due to illness can be a daunting prospect but fear not. With a positive attitude and these helpful tips you will soon be ready to get back to the workplace and make a brand new start.
Take It Slowly
Research has shown that failing to return … Read more
These are some qualities which every person who wants to become a professional in their working sphere should have or develop.
‘Being a professional is doing the things you love to do, on the days you don’t feel like doing them.’
– Julius Irving
There are days when it seems very hard to be motivated to work, but if … Read more
It is often assumed that when you go to work, you know what you are doing. You are expected to have a specific skill set that renders you to be able to function in public, and more specifically, in a setting at work. High school does not really teach you these readiness skills, but it is expected as something you … Read more
What Not To Ask During An Interview
Interviewers serve as the company gatekeepers, weeding out unqualified candidates and selecting prospective employees who get the exclusive chance for an interview. As a process of getting to know the candidates, interview questions are helpful ways to ask about the candidates’ educational background and work experience, and to know if they are qualified … Read more
If you are a produce, crafts, or home grown food vendor, there has seldom been a better time to get involved in selling at farmer’s markets.
More and more people are embracing farmer’s markets as a wonderful way to get involved in their communities and receive a personable shopping experience where they’re able to support local growers and receive higher … Read more