5 Job Interview Mistakes You Need to Avoid

5 Job Interview Mistakes You Need to Avoid

Job interviews can be pretty stressful. It seems like you can never win. Saying too much may appear conceited while saying too little can make you look shy, reserved and possibly not as skillful as necessary. In the end, the key factor is to be yourself as much as...
4 Keys for Becoming a Successful Team Leader

4 Keys for Becoming a Successful Team Leader

Baseball (my favorite sport) is a team sport.  There are a lot of opportunities to share in personal victories, but there are no victories greater than those you accomplish as a team.  That’s why becoming a team leader is critical to success.  And not just your own...
The Venezuela Crisis and You

The Venezuela Crisis and You

Venezuela is currently seeing a growing crisis on their hands.  Much of it stems from different factors like negative economic growth, hyperinflation, drop in imports, and other factors extending both in and out of the Venezuelan government.[1] But there’s one part of...
Thriving in the Workplace

Thriving in the Workplace

They say you are the sum of the five people you spend the most time around. When you take a moment to think about whom those five people would be, it should be pretty easy to identify that the people you spend the most time with are actually those you work with. Let’s...
Am I a Good Fit for this Business?

Am I a Good Fit for this Business?

Out there in the working world there are all kinds of employees.  Some really treasure doing their job while others cringe at the thought of coming to work.  Some think it’s boring and others think it’s impossible.  There are those who wish they were elsewhere and...
Two Ways to Improve Your Productivity

Two Ways to Improve Your Productivity

Productiveness is a tough one to nail down.  If it were something you could grab, it’d be like trying to catch the Golden Snitch (that little gold ball with wings that Harry Potter tries to catch when playing Quidditch).  At least that’s the way I see it. But there’s...