Giving Difficult Feedback To Employees
No matter what type of job you apply for, you will always find that the description asks for ‘good communication skills’.
The reason for this is simple, no matter what industry you work it, being able to communicate with your colleagues is vital.
Not matter whether you are a CEO or an apprentice, there are … Read more
The Importance of Texting #X
The majority of people nowadays send text messages left and right, to friends, family, and spend a majority of their time on the phone texting more than they do talking, playing games, or doing anything else on their phones. Most of these texts can range from non-important conversations to important conversations. Texting is probably the … Read more
The Business Of Golf
“A Tree Grows in Brooklyn.” And so did I, from birth to age 26 when I moved to New Jersey. I walked to Grammar School; took a subway to Brooklyn Technical High School; and took a different subway to Pratt Institute, also in Brooklyn. I was what was then called a “subway student.” As a youngster … Read more
How To Talk To Your Kids About Divorce
Divorce is a stressful time for everyone involved, especially children. It’s a time in their life when their world is changing, and usually they have no idea why. It can be scary, a time filled with uncertainty and hurt. As a parent there are different ways you can help your children, talking … Read more
Find Out If You Are A Good Listener
Whether you have a repetitive job, you’re often deep in concentration, or you’re just naturally not a good listener, making the effort to truly engage with those around you can improve both performance and relationships in the workplace. Even if you believe that you make an effort to listen to others, it … Read more
Be a Social Networking Ninja
It is common knowledge that these days, if you want to become successful in business, who you know is almost as important as what you know. For this reason, networking has become a popular activity which is essential to driving business forward. Despite it being an international exercise for most businesses, the task is something … Read more
Your About Me Page Is Important
As of 2013, it was estimated that approximately 128 million people in the US would be blog readers, with that number only rising in recent years. That certainly makes for a lot of readers.
As your About Me page is often one of the first places a potential reader will go on your blog, … Read more
Do You Date Online?
Online dating has become more common, as many people are working and do not have the time to go sit at a bar for a few hours, waiting and hoping someone catches their eye, and they just happen to be the perfect match. That is one way of how it has been done for years, though … Read more
Family Dinner Time: Fact or Fiction, Memory or a Dream?
On television, there still exist perfect families, where they gather around the dinner table, eat, and actually have a conversation about their days. There may be some drama that happened throughout the day, but all in all, everyone knows everyone else’s business and everything is okay by the time the … Read more
Challenge of the Week: Start a Conversation with a Random Person
Humans. Humans everywhere. Nearly every human comes complete with a set of challenges they have faced, a life they are currently living, problems and struggles they have experienced, and joys and happiness to which they have fond memories. Everyone has a story to tell and many of us are … Read more