About to Get Fired or Just Paranoid? Learn the Signs.

About to Get Fired or Just Paranoid? Learn the Signs.

So, are you really about to get fired or just paranoid? This can be a tricky question to answer if you notice sudden changes at work. Of course, sometimes it will be obvious that the company wants you gone. More often than not, bosses will use the “burn the employee...
How to Network at Work Successfully

How to Network at Work Successfully

You may be used to meeting new people and making contacts wherever you go. However, if your plan is to try your luck with networking at your current place of work, you need to be a bit more careful and tactful than usual. After all, you don’t want to compromise your...
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...