Business Leaders: Making the Most of Your Next Presentation

Today we will be discussing the ins and outs of the professional, well-executed presentation. And perhaps most importantly: an engaging presentation. The facts have been in for a while, and the results are more than a bit grim. Shufflrr, a presentation software company, conducted […]

The Emergence and Challenges of Chief Data Officers in Modern Business

Not to be confused with the Chief Information Officer, the Chief Data Officer (or CDO) is a C-level corporate executive who plays the valuable role of governing all pertinent data for an organization.

A 2018 survey recently reported that 63.4% of executives from industry heavy-hitters […]

Guide to Building Positive Workplace Relationships

It is not a secret that building a positive and productive workplace culture often starts with inter-employee relationships. If work is an unpleasant place to be, then, generally, people want to spend less time there. If employees are able to form positive bonds, however, then […]

The Job Seekers’ Guide to Building a Target Company List

Searching for a job can be incredibly overwhelming, not to mention tedious and time-consuming. While it may be tempting to send a generalized resume to various companies in what feels like an honest effort to broaden your options as much as possible, this isn’t always […]

Successful Professionals Explain How to Create and Present a Case for Job Advancement

Asking for a raise or promotion at work is often an intimidating experience, but it doesn’t necessarily need to be. According to Steve Pritchard, HR manager at Cuuver — a UK-based insurance comparison technology company — requesting any type of advancement proves that you […]

What Should Employees Never Discuss at Work?

There is a marked difference between tiptoeing around an office of eggshells and being blatantly, even obnoxiously, offensive. In most cases, that line is pretty wide and not terribly difficult to manage. Granted, there are certain areas where words get muddled or a misunderstanding occurs, however, […]

How Soft Skills in Business Impact Employability

The Skills You Need

While it’s most likely you have heard the term “soft skills” mentioned in today’s job market, it’s quite possible you haven’t explored exactly all it encompasses. According to the Collins English Dictionary, soft skills are the “desirable qualities for certain forms of employment that do not depend […]

4 Ways Professional Women Can Achieve Successful Work/Life Balance

Women’s roles in the workplace have rapidly shifted in the past few decades. Roles that were once reserved exclusively for men are now being filled more and more frequently by women. Of course, progress is a process and there is still a great deal of […]

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