Archive of: Workplace Advice

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Making music while tooting your own horn March 22 2013

Making music while tooting your own horn

Your professional introduction summarizes your expertise and value to the workplace

March 22 2013

Honesty is the best employee policy

Written policies make it clear that acts of dishonesty will not be tolerated by the employer

Do you have what it takes to be a good leader? March 22 2013

Do you have what it takes to be a good leader?

This checklist highlights the characteristics of effective and sustainable leadership

Managing expectations in times of turbulence March 8 2013

Managing expectations in times of turbulence

Understanding ‘political risk’ has emerged as an important consideration in the wealth management profession

How to destroy your credibility March 8 2013

How to destroy your credibility

Self-promotion is a sure way to turn any audience off

Working in retail? Try to enjoy your job February 8 2013

Working in retail? Try to enjoy your job

It may not be your dream job, but the better you treat your customers, the more you will make, eventually

January 25 2013

When to "be you" in the workplace

What do you do about tattoos and piercings when you’re looking to start a new career?

Looking for work? Think outside the box January 11 2013

Looking for work? Think outside the box

Turning a ‘we have no openings” into “we’d like to create a job for you,’ isn’t a long shot. It happens all the time

Stopping the oppressive manager December 28 2012

Stopping the oppressive manager

The employment landscape is littered with bad leaders -- bosses who pick on employees, or who are just plain mean

The workplace is evolving, but is your organization ready? December 14 2012

The workplace is evolving, but is your organization ready?

Inclusion requires an individualized approach as well as thoughtful consideration and dialogue