While considering it "semi-retirement" may sound cute, being laid off can suck. Ironically, it can also be the best thing to happen to you since you got that worthless Liberal Arts degree.
We've all been programmed to put being fired on the list of horrible happenstances, but does it deserve the bad rap?
For many, public speaking is high on their list of biggest fears. In the scheme of things, that's silly, so utilize these CEO grade tactics and pretty soon you'll be an orator only afraid of death, ... [more]
The corporate world is calling with nice cars, fancy lunches, and guaranteed paychecks -- if you're willing to put your dream company on hold and sit in a low-walled prison five days a week. If you'... [more]
Think you're already a pro at drinking? Your beer chug is down to 8 seconds and you're throwing 80% at beer pong? Wrong kind of pro, buddy. We're talking about drinking like a professional, and ... [more]
With the current economic crunch going on, keeping your job is as important to you as cutting costs is to your employer. Make sure you're nowhere near the list of "expendables" by avoiding these ... [more]
If you've ever found yourself wishing for more hours in a day, you're in a tough spot. Earth isn't rotating any slower so you're better off just learning to manage your time more efficiently with ... [more]
The easiest way to sell someone is not figuring out what they want but how they want it. Whether a customer or a boss, learn to distinguish the 8 different types of clients and start closing ... [more]
You may be proud of your IQ, but to quickly shoot to the top you need to learn how to master your emotional intelligence, the current that runs under every decision you make.