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Eight strategies for how to approach circumstances effectively to achieve win-win results or at least better manage situations with coworkers, regardless of work style differences. more

Nov 2, 2017 12:00 AM Training & Human Resources

U.S. solar energy capacity has grown thirtyfold since President Obama was in office, according to the U.S. Department of Energy. more

Jan 26, 2017 9:33 AM Career Central

Five years ago, I had a client who was nominated for Middle School Teacher of the Year in one of the Louisiana parishes. After the interview with a four-person selection committee, I encouraged her to... more

Jun 1, 2015 5:00 AM Training & Human Resources

Planning to search for a job soon? Well, get ready for more challenges than ever before — loads of competition, a technology-driven hiring process, time-consuming online applications, applicant tracki... more

Apr 1, 2015 5:00 AM Training & Human Resources

Though many people are still unemployed across the nation, thousands have also started new jobs — in many cases, their first. Whether you’ve held jobs before, or this is your initial venture into the ... more

Feb 1, 2015 6:00 AM Training & Human Resources

The success of any company depends on its most vital resource — people. How well the people in the organization cooperate and pull together determines the degree of its ultimate success. Everyone in a... more

Dec 18, 2014 3:27 PM

Job search success, in many situations, is all in the details. That is one of the reasons it is so important to have a professional and appropriate voicemail message and email address during this proc... more

Dec 1, 2014 6:00 AM

Many people assume talent, experience and hard work are the only tools necessary for achieving success in the workplace. They discount appearance as a potential asset, but appearance does count. Wardr... more

Nov 1, 2014 5:00 AM

The last meeting I had last week was a regular but informal meeting with two site managers and two executive directors of industry associations. Despite a relentless workload, I finished the week feel... more

Oct 1, 2014 5:00 AM From the Publisher

“Talents are common; everyone has them — but rare is the courage to follow our talents to where they lead.” — Anonymous Even though more than six months have passed in 2014, you still have time to co... more

Sep 1, 2014 5:00 AM Training & Human Resources

Jerri Udelson, master certified coach, founded International Coaching Week in 1999 as an annual opportunity to provide a week each year to educate the public about the value of working with a career, ... more

Aug 1, 2014 5:00 AM Training & Human Resources

“Auntie Yang is not hard of hearing. She is hard of listening.” — Amy Tan, “The Joy Luck Club” Listening is probably the most important and yet the most neglected dimension of communication. How ofte... more

May 1, 2014 5:00 AM

April is here. With the warm weather beginning to move in, now is the perfect time to discuss what to wear in order to stay cool while also dressing appropriately. While most companies have dress code... more

Apr 1, 2014 5:00 AM

This article is for “go-getters,” not those who are “no-getters” and just want to get by. So what is a go-getter? A go-getter is someone who wants to have the happiest and most successful life he poss... more

Mar 1, 2014 6:00 AM Training & Human Resources

York College of Pennsylvania’s Center for Professional Excellence conducts a nationwide study on the state of workplace professionalism. This is the fourth year for the study. The focus is on employer... more

Mar 1, 2014 6:00 AM

Based on Wikipedia research, as of June 2013, LinkedIn showed more than 259 million users in more than 200 countries, has become the social networking tool of choice for professionals and is an incr... more

Feb 1, 2014 6:00 AM