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 […]

Professionalism: Integrity

How often do we encounter professionals who say they are going to do something and actually do it?  There are many instances where promises are made and not followed through.  People who possess “integrity” are honest; they don’t exaggerate, ignore, or omit.  Those with integrity follow through on what is said, commitments made, and promises […]