Lately. I’ve been doing a lot of seminars for prospective career changers, and I always ask the audience how many people are using LinkedIn to communicate directly with contacts in their new industries.
We hear a lot about bad bosses because they generate so many complaints … but great bosses don’t get a lot of press.
Plenty of prominent technologists, from the late Steve Jobs to Salesforce.com chief Marc Benioff, have found great benefits in meditation.
If you’re like most people, your weeks are full of workplace meetings.
No is a tricky word, because you always want to be perceived as a can-do individual. In general, you should try to preempt situations in which you will have to decline an assignment.
Productivity advice can be so general sometimes. “Keep your inbox empty.” Or “You can’t multitask.” But productivity is hardly a one-size-fits-all concept. The best way to work depends on the person, it depends on the task, and it depends on …
You may have heard the phrase, “if you want to get something done, ask a busy person.” In my experience, this is true. For instance, try eating at two restaurants – one crowded and one empty – and notice the …