Ride sharing is an industry that did not exist a few years ago. Uber launched its smartphone app in 2011 and Lyft followed the next year. Is driving for Uber or Lyft a legitimate job? What do I need to do it?
Many companies have a portal or a wiki, but not both. Why not? What scenarios are portals better than wikis for? When are wikis better to use than portal? This article aims to help show you how portals and wikis can co-exist in an organization and are both useful tools in their own right.
While digital culture has become increasingly important for businesses, those same organizations understand the importance of ensuring employees feel like part of a larger team. Those connections empower people to do their best work. Here are some tips on employing a company portal in your business.
Sure, you have a blog and you throw up some content every once and a while, but have you ever given much thought to your voice in your content?
Conversational writing is the key to connecting to your audience. Here’s how to make it a success.
A six hour work day can result in getting MORE done. Hear me out..
As the saying goes “work smarter, not harder”. Learn to increase your productivity and improve your life as well. Here are six methods of ramping up your productivity you may not have thought of yet!
You don’t have the time or inclination to blog. Why should you be expected to do it? I’ll tell you why!
Your salary is not the most important thing when negotiating a job offer. Think outside the box during your negotiations to land such perks as flexible hours, onsite daycare, free snacks or even dry cleaning!
Your office job involves a lot of writing, whether you are responsible for marketing efforts, or simply corresponding with peers and potential clients and customers. Avoid these seven deadly sins in the world of business communication to improve your success.
The old model of giving periodic training to employees to keep them abreast of recent trends no longer suffices. Here’s your introduction to “Just-In-Time” online learning modules.
Disappointments happen in life, and often in the workplace. How do you get your staff’s morale up after a major disappointment or failure? Follow these tips to get things back on the right track.
If I got a pound every time I was asked that question, I would have retired by now. People always seem to get hung up about the length of copy. But does it matter?
Whether it’s your first interview, or your fifth, everyone can use a few pointers to set them up for success. After interviewing dozens of candidates for a variety of positions, here are four tips I can give you to impress your interviewees.
From the time we could walk and talk, we’ve been making mistakes — it’s what makes us inherently human. In business, the path to success is fraught with faux pas. It’s not avoiding mistakes, but how we react to those mistakes that makes us better leaders.
New startups and old established businesses are turning to subscription services as a way of generating consistent revenue. Does this trend have staying power?
It seems like displaying humanity should come easily to your business. After all, those desks in your office are filled with people — not robots. They should be all the tools you need to show your customers your human side, right? Not so in today’s world. Is technology masking your humanity?
Once upon a time, the strapline (or tagline) was seen as a vital part of your branding. But has it served it’s purpose? Learn why you may want to consider a tagline for your business and how to come up with a good one.
Look online and you will see lots of pictures and videos, but mostly words. Heaps and piles of words. You know what? Someone was paid to write most of them. Why not you? You are already an expert on a few topics. Can you enlighten someone on science, literature, technology or whatever you’re studyin