Monthly Archives: June 2016

Are You Stuck in Job Prison?

10 ways to live with a job you can’t escape By: Rachel Zupek Irwin Henry works at a “boutique” public relations firm in lower Manhattan, which he likes to call “Mom and Pop plus Three.” (The staff includes three full-time employees … Continue reading

Posted in Job Search, Personal Development, Work | Leave a comment

Are You Driving Your Boss Crazy?

Eight Behaviors Bosses Dislike By: Robert Half International In today’s workplace, it goes without saying that it’s a good idea to remain on the boss’s good side. Your relationship with this person can be a major factor in not only your … Continue reading

Posted in Management, Personal Development, Work | Leave a comment

Answer These 3 Questions Before Jumping Into Entrepreneurship

By: Dana Brownless Everyone has at least once in their life had a million-dollar idea. The tricky part is deciding if this idea actually has legs and could be a viable business. As a small-business owner for a decade, I’ve … Continue reading

Posted in Entrepreneurship | Leave a comment

Advantages of Workplace Training

The employee becomes more accurate/works faster. Methods of different employees are standardized. The employee is prepared for promotion. A trained employee requires less constant and detailed supervision. Good habits are instilled. Will help employees act as substitutes when others are … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Entrepreneurship, Management, Personal Development, Work | Leave a comment

A speech by Steve Jobs in a Graduation Ceremony at Stanford University

This is the text of the Commencement address by Steve Jobs, CEO of Apple Computer and of Pixar Animation Studios, delivered on June 12, 2005. I am honored to be with you today at your commencement from one of the … Continue reading

Posted in Life, Personal Development | Leave a comment

105 Service Businesses to Start Today

At your service: Convenience-craving consumers are always looking for a way to do things better, faster and cheaper. Often, that means turning to a specialty-services entrepreneur who knows how to get the job done right. Here, we provide some inspiration … Continue reading

Posted in Business, Entrepreneurship | Leave a comment

100-Plus Awesome Free Things for Salespeople and Marketers

More than 100 hundred free college courses, training videos, e-books, tools, and apps to help you market and sell more successfully. By: Geoggrey James One of Guy Kawasaki’s “reality checks” for entrepreneurs is the question “What can we beg, borrow, or lease … Continue reading

Posted in Marketing & Sales | Leave a comment