8 Habits of Good Leaders

  Regardless of profession, if you look closely at a large enough sample, you’re bound to identify common traits that link all the most successful members. And management is no different. No matter what your personal management style, if you’re a good leader, you share habits with other successful managers. Not sure if this describes…

How to Discuss Salary with Your Boss

It’s a conversation that many people avoid. But if your career aspirations and personal goals extend beyond the confines of your current wage, discussing salary with your boss is absolutely necessary. Do Your Homework Before you dive into salary negotiations, you’ll want to do some research. Salary surveys are good ways to find the average…

Avoiding 5 Fatal Workplace Mistakes

An afternoon at the ballgame with her boyfriend sounded to Jessica like a good idea. Sun, relaxation, America’s pastime — a picture-perfect respite from her crowded inbox, pesky coworkers and overwhelming projects. So she called in sick. And, just as she planned, she had a fantastic time. That is, until her boss caught her snuggling…