COVID-19 has disrupted lives, livelihoods, businesses, and communities. This is a challenging time, but it is also an opportunity to strengthen our connections and rely on teamwork. Here are three strategies that are strengthening our teams.
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No one needs to tell you that one of the keys to staying positive in the workplace is to enjoy what you’re doing. However, each of us is bound to face personal or professional challenges that will impact our attitudes and productivity at work. Regardless of your circumstances, there are a number of tactics that you can use to stay positive, and many are actually quite simple.
One of the most amazing things about great customer service is that you don’t have to go to extravagant measures to please and delight your customers. It’s the small things – the attention to detail, a gentle tone of voice, genuine kindness, the giving of your time – that make the biggest impact.
In our always-on-at-all-costs corporate culture, we often find it difficult to justify taking a few minutes of time for ourselves, let alone a whole lunch hour during the day. But this style of working isn’t just hard to maintain; it can actually be a detriment to our careers. Taking periodic breaks helps maximize productivity and is critical to your mental, physical, and emotional health.
What are your goals? Do you want to earn a professional certification? Do you want to be a part of a special project? Do you want a promotion? The best laid plans can’t be accomplished without first identifying the steps that must be done to achieve your goals. And time management is an important part of the equation.
Unfortunately, many people aren’t sure exactly how to go about finding a mentor — and an ideal one, at that. They start there searching thinking they need a seasoned professional who’s been in the business for years. While this is often the case, your choice in mentor isn’t about age so much as who will best suit your needs — and suit your needs at that particular time. So, we suggest you consider the following when looking for someone to help you grow your career.
It takes more than restructuring and launching new vision statements to achieve organizational transformation. CEO Geno Cutolo shares five elements that every company needs to inspire change.
Feeling “blah” about your job? These seven tips will help you breathe new life into your job and achieve greater job satisfaction.
To better understand what it really takes to get recognized at work, I recently asked my team this question: what can employees do to get noticed (or even promoted!) at work? Here’s what they had to say!
Congrats, you got the job! Now it’s time to decide what to wear. From business professional to trade, we’re here to crack the code — or dress code, that is — of today’s workplace, so you can take the guesswork out of what to wear and feel confident. Follow these tips and you’ll be sure to make a great first impression.