The Importance of Diplomacy in the Workplace and How to Achieve It

The art of diplomacy (or tact) can be the deciding factor between hurt feelings and a positive encounter, both in the workplace and beyond. Although we want to maintain honesty at all times, it’s also vital that we find the right manner in which to [...]

Executives: Is that Meeting Really Necessary?

Most in-person meetings are indispensable for: Keeping team members up-to-date on any changes or modifications in the workplace Providing a forum where staff can exchange ideas and make decisions Offering opportunity for leaders and colleagues to discuss business developments and current industry trends U.S. employees [...]

Relocating? 4 Guidelines for Performing a Long-Distance Job Search

As we know, technology (notably, the Internet) has made job seeking considerably easier in recent times. The term, “pounding the pavement” has become all but obsolete; and while face-to-face networking is still recommended in many fields, the concept of visiting company after company to drop [...]