Punctuation, usage, spelling ... the Grammar Slammer is keeping an eye on the way we use (and misuse!) the written word.
Keep on top of vital issues and improve your interactions with subordinates with a wide range of printable training guides.
Tomorrow's the biggest presentation of your life, and you're still not quite feeling it. Here's a library of nuts and bolts assistance.
A wide selection of video and audio recordings on communications issues is here to train you and your staff, whether you have only five minutes to spare or 75.
Dread delegating? You’re not alone. Many managers will explain an assignment, give a deadline, say, “See me with any questions,” and rush away. It’s better to delegate in a calm, unhurried manner. Close your office door and let the employee know why you’ve chosen her to take charge of a project. Praise the individual and express your confidence that the job’s in good hands.
This month, the U.S. women’s soccer team made history by being the first team to win three Women’s World Cups. But that might not be the most memorable thing about the day. In fact, we give that honor to Carli Lloyd, who showed what true teamwork is all about.
To decline a raise request without destroying an employee’s morale, follow this advice.
Don’t make these embarrassing, reputation-killing mistakes on any of your social media platforms.
Once in a while, we all need a reminder that our co-workers' behaviors are not necessarily designed just to drive us crazy.
Q: “Two years ago, my immediate boss, with whom I had a great relationship, was forced to resign. Shortly thereafter, I had a serious conflict with a colleague who was extremely close to our department vice president. After that incident, my career went downhill, although I had previously received high performance ratings and a promotion. I began to look for another job, but the economy took a nosedive and my wife was diagnosed with cancer, so leaving was completely out of the question. Now my wife is well again, and the economy has improved. But after having my self-esteem pounded on a daily basis, I no longer feel confident that anyone will hire me. Can you offer any advice?” Hopeless