To Get Ahead at Work, Understand How Your Organization Works

Friday, January 1, 2010, 2:41 AM | Leave Comment

To get ahead at work and advance in your career, start learning about the inner workings of your organization. The following are but a few ways you can do that. Always be a part of the solution: Understand how things work at your job Learn as much as you can about the organization you are […]

Mortgage Lenders Profit From Foreclosure Not Modification

Monday, December 28, 2009, 6:33 AM | 3 Comments

The Federal Government initiated a program a while back called the Home Affordable Modification Program (HAMP). The basic logic behind it was to make loan modification easier and perhaps simpler for the consumers so that they would avoid foreclosure on their homes. But guess what? The lending institutions – perhaps your neighborhood bank as well, […]

How To Display Different Ads In Separate Categories

Sunday, December 27, 2009, 2:10 AM | 1 Comment

If you have more than one category like I do on this blog and you want to display ads according to the topic of the category, then you need to add some php code to your theme files. I use WordPress platform so this is targeted towards that. I created a file and named it […]

To get ahead at work, you need to genuinely help others

Saturday, December 26, 2009, 1:29 AM | Leave Comment

Regardless whether you are an introvert or extrovert, you need to help others wholeheartedly and selflessly to get ahead at work. There are two major ways to accomplish that. If you are an extrovert, you would be in a better position socially to know important people so they can help you climb up the corporate […]

5 Simple Changes To Your Approach For Finding Your Next Job

Friday, December 25, 2009, 4:40 AM | Leave Comment

I sincerely hope you have a job – like close to 93% of folks do – and are gainfully employed. But if you are still looking for a job and these days sometimes it seems getting harder and harder to get your next job, then you might want to follow some or all the 5 […]

How To Switch Hosts With Minimal Downtime

Thursday, December 24, 2009, 2:15 AM | 2 Comments

Sometimes you are not happy with your host service provider and you want to switch to another server. There is a way to do it without your visitors knowing it. As long as you take one step at a time and be methodical about it, you can switch over successfully. Here is a step-by-step approach […]

Enhance Your Career Soft Skill Set

Wednesday, December 23, 2009, 7:18 AM | Leave Comment

If you have a job and I hope you do – more than 92% of the folks do – along with other new year resolutions you may have, you can take steps to enhance your career skills set or make it more valuable to current and prospective employers. Some folks were born with having soft […]

Get Online Education And Advance Your Career

Tuesday, December 22, 2009, 2:03 AM | 2 Comments

There are literally hundreds if not thousands of resources for online education. Whether you want to go for a formal degree or certificate or take a few courses to enhance your career and advance in your profession or just start in a new field, you have a friend in various online resources. I was looking […]

How To Speed Up Your Broadband Connection

Saturday, December 19, 2009, 6:00 AM | 1 Comment

If you are running a small business online, you probably have broadband access to the Internet. You are paying big bucks for it. Sometimes, you come across a bottleneck when you try to download a website. That could be no fault of your own. The reason is you have no control over external website servers. […]

10 Characteristics You Must Have To Advance In Your Career

Friday, December 18, 2009, 1:16 AM | 3 Comments

How would you go ahead and advance in your career? Some say you have to be a hard worker, others say you have to be a smart worker. Peter Drucker popularized the phrase knowledge worker. No matter how you slice it and what terminology you use, it comes down to some essential characteristics to advance […]