Whether you are applying for a job at the local mini-mart or as a top executive for a small or large business, being able to sell yourself is critically important.
So, on a scale of 1 to 10 (1 being poor and 10 being great), how would you consider your selling skills when it comes to the job hunt?
While some job applicants find the interviewing process a piece of cake, others sweat their way through it, oftentimes doing something along the way that eliminates them from the…Continue
Added by Dave Thomas on March 29, 2012 at 12:24pm — No Comments
Whether working for a small, mid-size or large business, you know like everyone else at the office that you need to stand out from the rest and not in a negative manner.
Each and every day you set foot in the office or telecommute from your residence, be it a small business start-up or a company that has been around for some time, how do you go about making sure that the boss notices you?
Having worked for several companies now over a 23-year span, I have always gone into a…
Added by Dave Thomas on March 19, 2012 at 2:11pm — No Comments
Almost all of us at one time or another has had to deal with that one co-worker you just wanted to give a little smack upside the head.
Be it their attitude, a habit that just got under your skin or constantly listening to them moan and complain about the professional and personal lives, it is safe to say that you likely have contemplated if time in jail was worth relieving this individual of their suffering..... or your suffering as it may be.
That being said, how can you go…Continue
Added by Dave Thomas on March 12, 2012 at 6:07pm — No Comments
With millions of Americans still out of work and the jobs report improving but far from healthy, many individuals have either done so or considered going into business for themselves.
In the event you are considering starting a small business at home, is now the time to pull the trigger on it?
Home-based businesses do present both challenges and opportunities, so list both when considering if you’re in…Continue
In a day and age where the economy seems to go up one minute and then head south the next, why on earth would you want to quit your job to start a small business?
For some folks, the answer to that question is the desire to become their own boss. But becoming your own boss in 2012 is a risky proposition, especially given how fragile the economy has been. Just when the job market was starting to…Continue