Telling guys to be polite and friendly may sound obvious, but how many times have you diverted your eyes walking passed someone in the hallway, or pulled out your cell phone in the elevator to avoid ... [more]
There's no getting away from them – dealing with pissed off people at work can be a daily occurrence. Learning to handle them correctly will not only make your life easier, it'll get you ahead.
Even though we've been using e-mail for 15 years, a lot of people have literally never gotten the memo about how this fantastic communication tool intersects with professionalism. More so than many ... [more]
New to an office, or feeling like the one you're in isn't ready for all the shrapnel work throws your way? Load up on these eight essentials and be ready for anything.
Deciding to go for the job you've always wanted will get group reactions of "Great for you!" in college, but once you're in the work force the encouragement fades to "When are you going to get a real ... [more]
Back-handed compliments and snide little notes left to be found later seem to be the only way people can communicate unhappy feelings these days. Whether with the family, at work, or online we've got... [more]
There's nothing worse than being in an important meeting, getting put on the spot, and then not being able to verbalize your (great) ideas effectively. We've got an easy technique for communicating ... [more]
There's a line for those who hate their job and odds are, you're already straddling it, next to everyone within eyesight. Work is the chip on all our shoulders and while there isn't anything we can ... [more]
In a time of uncertainty with a faltering economy and rising unemployment, you might think it's best to nail down a job, any job, no matter how demeaning answering phones or passing out mail seems. ... [more]