January, 2018

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Reassessing Career Goals Given Workforce Trends

To work for yourself, or work for someone else, that is the question in today’s ever-changing workforce landscape. Of course, there are pros and cons to each. There are also different priorities depending on your age and stage in life. As you consider your options, here are some interesting observationsRead More

Couples Running a Business Together: 6 Tips for Success

Owning a business with your spouse or life partner can be wonderful. You are sharing a passion, working toward a common goal, and working together – or not?!?! Today’s continued workforce revolution is resulting in more freelance work, self-employment, and small business ventures. Where we work, when, how and whyRead More

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The Key to Better Communication Starts with Listening

A colleague was recently sharing with me a challenge that she was having with one of her clients. She felt that every time they talked, the conversation would go round and round without any productive conclusion. After listening to her for a few minutes, I introduced the following communication techniqueRead More

I Want to Work from Home …or do I?

So, you want to launch your own home-based business? Congratulations! Running your own business from home can be a very rewarding experience for many reasons including having better work-life balance, flexible hours, and low overhead costs. It may also be nice to wear what you’re most comfy in! Still, aRead More

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New Year’s Resolutions: 5 Rules for Success

Like many of you, every year I make New Year’s resolutions. Some are lofty and ambitious. Others are simpler and easily attainable (if actually worked towards). However, I know I’m not alone when I say I can’t help but be a little disappointed when the year ends and not everythingRead More