Group Projects: Four Tips for Success

Group Projects: Four Tips for Success

Group projects. You either love ‘em (Oh, good—I get to hang out with my co-workers every Tuesday for the next four months!), or you hate ‘em (Oh, rats—I have to hang out with my co-workers every Tuesday for the next four months!). Whether you’re a manager, a...
Time Management Re-Re-Revisited

Time Management Re-Re-Revisited

Ho-hum. Sigh. Yawn. Another time management article, you say? Yes, I say. Why, you say?  Because managing your time effectively is one of the most valuable skills you can master, I say, so let’s stop chatting while I write this article! Okaaaay, you say, but reading...
How to Calm your Inner Chatterbox

How to Calm your Inner Chatterbox

  Do you sometimes feel as if your brain just won’t relax and take a break? I sometimes feel that way—especially when I wake up at 4am and really want (and need) to go back to sleep, but my mind just won’t cooperate. I may as well get up and do something...
Your USP – A Powerful (and free) Self-marketing Tool!

Your USP – A Powerful (and free) Self-marketing Tool!

Hi there, and welcome to the latest edition of my blog! This time, I’m going to answer a question that was sent in to me by a reader. After reading my book, she asked if I would comment further on the concept of having a “USP,” and how to best use it in a job...
Simple Tips for Perfect Email Etiquette

Simple Tips for Perfect Email Etiquette

Email is fast and efficient and doesn’t require postage or laboriously typed letters on fancy letterhead. But, as with all written communication, it’s definitely got its downsides: you’re relying completely on written words to get your message across. No one will be...