Lets Talk: Easy Methods to Improve Business Communication

Communicating in a business setting is multi-faceted.  It may involve speaking directly to staff and clients or it may require written communication.  It requires a combination of skills and appropriate word choices.  Whether a spoken or written reply is appropriate, good listening is always an important starting point.   In fact, according to the University of… Read More »

Three Ways to Better Coach Your Staff

When you think of the people who have been instrumental in your life in positive ways, you may recall a favorite athletic coach, teacher or mentor.   Some challenged you.  Some encouraged you.  Some guided you toward goals you felt were beyond your reach.   Thus, it is not surprising that if you could be described as… Read More »

How to Nail Your Next Phone Interview

After you’ve spent hours polishing your resume and contacting potential references, the next critical step you’ll likely face in the hiring process is the phone interview. Hiring executives and recruiters often use the phone interview as an important step in the screening process.  In particular, they use phone interviews to give them a sense of… Read More »