Why Having Typos in Your Emails Can Undermine Your Brand

          With the smaller iPhone and tablet keyboards and the staggering volume of emails being composed and typed under circumstances not really amenable to concentration and attentiveness, it’s no wonder the incidence of typos is on the rise. But excuses aside, typos in your email are unprofessional, can damage your brand […]

Are You Talking Politics in the Office?

          Regardless of political affiliation, it is clear that the drama unfolding in our nation’s capital is a major distraction. Minute-to-minute news flashes take up a great deal of real estate on our social media feeds, not to mention the national news sources contributing “breaking news” at all hours of the […]

Are You in a Rut?

          Sometimes you find yourself in a rut. (http://www.dictionary.com/browse/in-a-rut) Professionally and personally, you just seem to be—in a rut. Being in a rut can cause uncomfortable feelings—of lethargy and depression, exhaustion and anxiety. However you cannot let your motivation or inertia stop you from getting out of the rut. Here are […]

Negative Feedback….Oh No!

        Providing feedback is an integral part of business and human resource management. It is a crucial component of assessing quality of work, numbers, effort, attitude, and everything else that goes in to an employee’s review. Giving negative feedback, unfortunately, can be an uncomfortable experience, and it requires tact, excellent communication, sensitivity, […]