How to mentor a millennial

How to mentor a millennial

Darn kids these days, with their rock ‘n’ roll music and their avocado-buying ways! What’s a wise, workplace mentor to do? Turns out getting through to a younger generation on the job may be easier than you thought. Use their high expectations Many people think...
Tapping the power of the smartphone for business marketing

Tapping the power of the smartphone for business marketing

Glance at any group of people the next time you’re out on the town and you’re bound to notice a common theme: Nearly all of them have smartphones. But exactly how ubiquitous have our beloved devices become? A nationwide survey conducted by Pew Research Center sheds...
When mentoring goes wrong

When mentoring goes wrong

We all try hard not to make mistakes. But, sometimes, it happens anyway. It’s just part of learning and growing as a professional. So why should business relationships be any different? Here’s what to do when your mentoring doesn’t go according to plan. Communication...
Are you using Twitter to build your own brand?

Are you using Twitter to build your own brand?

Are you using Twitter to develop your brand? Statistics show that almost half of those who use Twitter are using it at least once a day, and almost one-third of them are checking Twitter multiple times a day. Without even running the numbers on that, it should be...
The skills you need to lead in 2017

The skills you need to lead in 2017

Having a take-charge attitude towards your career means always knowing what hot new skills are in demand. See the traits you need to possess this year in order to stay on top of your business. Remote managing No one likes a micro-manager. In fact, nowadays, you don’t...
Boost your brand through corporate social responsibility

Boost your brand through corporate social responsibility

Have you discovered the value of community impact yet? If you haven’t, you might want to reconsider. Here’s why: Giving back is one means to help you build your brand and get more business. Community involvement fosters an environment in which consumers...