Finding life’s answers through self-awareness: One person’s true story of finding happiness in work and life

As someone who has worked both with and for a company that studies behaviors and motivators, I have an interesting perspective on exactly how useful and important understanding these subjects can be. And many times it starts with finding life’s answers through self-awareness. Having been a life...

Is your business ready to hire and train the workforce of the future?

With the introduction of the industrial revolution 4.0, there is one definite thing in store for businesses. Change is coming. Due to technological advancement, businesses will need to adapt according to the needs of the new world. And this will require companies to be properly prepared to hire and...

5 ways to move forward after a setback

Moving forward after a setback, especially an emotional one, can be quite a challenge. When we encounter a major life situation, we can be stripped of our energy and we need to regroup. What tools can we use to help us regroup? How can we be sure that we take that situation, learn from it, and...

How to spot certain behavioral styles through casual observation

Working well with someone relies heavily on being able to understand them and how they operate. If you had a “cheat sheet” on behavioral style for every person you came in contact with, that would give you such an advantage as to how to win influence from that person. Truth is, we all have the...

6 ways to make your goals happen: a guide from goal setting to achieving

Goal setting can be fun and exciting when you first create them though it is easy to forget about your goals throughout the year. Each year, I try to think of three to five things I want to accomplish in the coming year. Many times these ideas never become a reality because something inevitably...

Control Yourself! 5 ways to decrease your need for control

Since the day you were old enough to talk, you’ve had the need for control. Leading comes naturally to you. As a kid growing up, you organized all the neighborhood games in the park. As you got older you formed clubs in school and other activities in which others could join. During your working...

Employees that put themselves first might be the key to your company’s success

Sometimes those who look out for themselves get a bad rap. Yet many times, it’s people driven by a very specific approach to others that make for the best team leaders and visionaries. While some people view others as a toolbox for helping to accomplish their own personal goals, others feel an...

It’s never too late to find the job of your dreams [A Real-Life Story]

Are you one of the many people that work in a job that you don’t particularly like, or even detest? Do you spend your day wondering how, one day, you might find the job of your dreams?

How to make yourself bot-proof in the job market

There is a paradigm shift occurring pertaining to hiring, retaining, developing or managing the best talent in the market. The workforce of the not too distant future may have an entirely different look than the workforce of today. In her article, “There will be plenty of jobs in the future, you...