Develop People Skills

Perhaps the one situation that causes problems for many is meeting new people and socializing at business events.  Many people are uncomfortable about walking into a room full of strangers and meeting people they don’t know.  If this describes “you,” then you are not alone. Communication or social skills can be learned.  Once you master […]

11 Grammatical Mistakes That Instantly Reveal People’s Ignorance

By Abby Jackson 3/18/2017; © Provided by Business Insider Inc. All it takes is a single tweet or text for some people to reveal their poor grasp of the English language. Homophones — words that sound alike but are spelled differently — can be particularly pesky. Regardless, you should never choose incorrectly in these nine […]

8 Tips for Successful Business Networking

Build a two-way relationship.  Networking is a two-way relationship:  give and take.  When building a relationship think about how you can help others, not just what the person can do for you.  Be genuine, authentic, and trustworthy. Select meaningful networking events.  Attending multiple networking events without assessing the meaningfulness will lose its effectiveness.  Pick groups […]