Just like respect is earned and not given, so is being treated fairly. This article aims to showcase to readers ways to help ensure that there is fairness in their everyday interactions.
Admitting your current job is not the best fit can be defeating and scary, especially if you made a career change or left a good position. However, it is imperative to recognise when something is not working for you or your career goals. This article looks at three signs your current job is not the right fit for you.
We all dream of success in our careers. That is why we worked tirelessly to ensure that we stand a chance of getting a promotion, pay raise, and positive performance review. The ultimate objective is to present the best images of ourselves in our workplaces and stand out favourably as a team member. Find out in this article the ways you can champion at work.
Most new employees are not typically thought of as outliers in the workplace. They are usually overlooked by the higher-ups and many are too afraid and insecure to exercise the qualities needed to stand out from the crowd. However, with the right attitude and a little effort, anyone can separate themselves from their colleagues and become recognised in the workplace.
Yes, your colleagues can also be your friends. You just have to make sure that they are worth keeping for the rest of your life.
There are right ways to ask for what you need and keep your integrity, your dignity, and your sanity at work, especially when you believe that the work environment is becoming more toxic and hampers your work performance. Here are simple steps to ask for what you need without sounding like whiny employee.
The prospect of quitting your job and becoming your boss is both liberating and scary as hell. However, instead of being impulsive, it is best to take a deep breath and weigh all of the pros and cons so that you are absolutely sure that you are ready (or at least willing) to take this leap of faith. To help you get started, here are the five important tips that you need to accomplish before officially say goodbye to your job.
We all dread it. Losing your job is the stuff of nightmares, especially when you do not expect it. Everything from your finances to your personal life is affected and who knows when the next opportunity will come or what it will be. However, what if the uncertainty and chaos that comes from getting laid off actually leads you in a direction that is even better than you could have ever imagined? This article looks at how that can be the case.
Active professional networking is vital to career growth. Many shudder when they hear the term networking, associating it with awkwardness, cheesy events and the idea of ‘selling’ yourself. However, networking can bring lots of benefits, especially for twentysomethings. Read on to find out how networking with people within and outside your profession can help your career and your life in general.