Remote work is more than all the rage. It’s the new normal in business today. More than half of hiring managers agree that remote work is becoming more common not only among freelancers but also among full-time, permanent employees. In the next few years, there will be more remote work opportunities than ever before. These new opportunities are especially important for Millenials graduating … [Read more...] about How to Find a Remote Job Today: Is It Right For You?
As young adults, many of us recognize that we need to communicate better. Maybe you fight too much with your spouse. Or you feel like your friends never listen to you. Perhaps your coworkers overshadow or steal all of your ideas at work. Whether you are too assertive or too passive, effectively communicating can be hard. It's not as easy as just talking at someone and expecting things to go … [Read more...] about Want to Communicate Better? Check Out These 8 Books
That new job you took last year had been going great – at least until about six weeks ago when your department restructured. The benefits were excellent – the pay was too. There was even a future here – or so you hoped. It was starting to look like your career was getting underway. And then Attila the Hun entered your life. He seemed normal enough, at first anyway. He said the right … [Read more...] about How to Overcome a Bad Boss Disaster
Teams work, or they fail to work. And often, the people on them can’t give specific reasons for either outcome. When teams fail, they often dissolve into cliques riddled with blame or confusion. You see it everywhere: The offensive line blames the quarterback for a late throw; the quarterback points to the wide receiver who bobbled the ball, and the receiver looks back to the linemen who let … [Read more...] about How to Create a Loyalist Team in 8 Easy Steps