Don't get in a position later in life to say: "I coulda been a contender. I coulda been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am." [Marlon Brando in the Waterfront.] Make smart decisions and advance in your career.

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Does higher education affect the salary of the employee?

Wednesday, December 2, 2015, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

This is an age-old question that has been asked many times over the years, and if you cast your mind back to when you were a youngster you will most likely remember your parents saying to you ‘knuckle down and work hard as you will be rewarded in the future’ and that statement couldn’t be […]

9 Tips for Successful Career Planning

Wednesday, November 4, 2015, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Making advancements in your career can be a struggle at time, but the struggle usually comes when you don’t know which road to go down when you are presented with a number of channels to go down. What we are about to unveil to you here is some simple tips that can help you successfully […]

10 Solid Reasons to Further Your Education

Tuesday, October 20, 2015, 6:00 PM | Leave Comment

Education, like travel, is one of the few investments you make in life that actually makes you richer. Yet at a time when education costs are increasing along with the costs of living, you might find yourself wondering whether furthering your education is worth the expense. If you’re on the fence about whether or not […]

Master Your Goal Setting Skills And Improve Career

Thursday, July 30, 2015, 6:00 PM | Leave Comment

At your place of work, you must have thought about how to step up the ladder to advancing your career. But just thinking and wishing are not enough. You cannot improve on your job position by sitting on your ass and not doing anything about it. You have to take action. One of the ways […]

The Common Traits Of Success

Tuesday, June 23, 2015, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

We all know humans are different from one another. Some folks try doing something and keep working at it. They are just persistent. They firmly believe in themselves. Over time we see them as successful. Other folks try doing the same thing, but after a while give up and think of themselves as failure. Once […]

The More Money Bosses Make, The Meaner They Become

Monday, April 13, 2015, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

One of two surveys shows that the higher the executives climb up the corporate ladder and the more money they make, the meaner they become in their attitude towards their subordinates, especially the so-called rank and file workers. The other survey compares the boss’s meanness with that of, none other than, a psychopath who has […]

What You Do In College Can Decide Your Job Prospects

Saturday, April 4, 2015, 5:00 PM | Leave Comment

Long gone the time when a college degree guarantees a job in your chosen field after graduation. In fact, even a master degree today offers no such guarantee. Here is a startling fact: in 2013, 8.8% of college graduates are unemployed. A much larger group, 18.3%, is reported to be underemployed. This means they are […]

Employees First, Customers Second By Vineet Nayar

Wednesday, January 14, 2015, 6:00 PM | Leave Comment

We always hear about the old adage that “customers always come first.” Vineet Nayar – at one time, CEO of a $6.5 billion company – says he doesn’t think so. Employees of a company must come first and the customers come second. If you keep employees happy, they would treat customers right and should have […]

Don’t Work For Your Boss – Work For Yourself And The Company

Thursday, January 1, 2015, 6:00 AM | Leave Comment

Today is the first day of the new year. With the new year start, I suggest we change our attitude about many things we’ve been doing. The first and foremost is working at your job. The prevailing work ethic is that we must work for a certain individual, better know as the manager. We must […]

Business Degree Goes Well With Technical Expertise

Tuesday, June 17, 2014, 1:00 AM | Leave Comment

Business education not only goes well with technical expertise, but with other fields as well. If you have worked in a technical field for sometime and that’s all you have done, then maybe it’s time you thought about having some business background as well. The best and easiest way to go about is to ask […]