Personality tests to find career path

How to use personality tests to find your career path

Personality tests are frequently utilized by companies and individuals to improve career success rates. Most often designed by psychologists, psychiatrists and other mental health professionals, personality tests take into account human characteristics and interpersonal relationship dynamics. Whether you’re a recent…
how to manage the manager from hell

Managing the manager from hell

How did this happen? You had a great interview with your future boss. Everything clicked: same values, same interests, same working style. By the second week, you realize you made a BIG mistake. There’s either too much work or not…
How to ask for LinkedIn recommendations

How to ask for LinkedIn recommendations

"You never get a second chance to make a first impression," according to Will Rogers, and that's one reason LinkedIn recommendations are valuable tools in finding jobs and building careers. Glassdoor reports from an ERE survey that every corporate job opening results…
Hourly vs. salary: Pros and cons

Hourly vs. salary: Pros and cons

When it comes to pay, compensation for employees has benefits and drawbacks beyond just the numbers on a paycheck. While hourly employees make a set amount of money for every hour they work, salaried employees make the same amount each…
How to deal with difficult clients

How to deal with difficult clients

They are an inevitable part of every business -- those one or two challenging customers who make every interaction problematic. Learn how to deal with difficult clients to get a head start in critical client relationship management that generates customer satisfaction and maintains…
Networking to build deeper relationships at work

Networking to build deeper relationships at work

Building friendly, professional relationships at work creates a happy, productive environment. With fewer problems in the office or on the factory floor, positive energy gets channeled into creative discussions and a constructive workflow so that everyone can meet deadlines and…