Are you going to a business networking event? It's critical to know how to introduce yourself. Here are some subtle icebreakers to use when meeting new business contacts.
Going through a layoff is rarely a pleasant experience. Stress, confusion and even depression can accompany the loss. Your confidence can drop, and your motivation to move on may be temporarily zapped. But keep things in perspective: This is a setback, to be sure, but there are proven strategies to make it through this tough transition. Coping with job loss can be much less difficult when you have a plan to bounce back.
Job interviews are stressful for applicants. But they can be just as nerve-wracking when you’re the one conducting the interview, particularly if you’re a first-time manager. Given the high costs of a bad hire, you need to make sure that you get everything right the first time so you don’t have to restart the hiring process. Here are eight job interview tips for new managers.
There are many potential advantages of offering workplace wellness programs to employees. But company leaders need to think carefully about what they include in these initiatives, as well as how they roll out these programs.
No matter what industry you’re in, knowing how to network effectively is valuable for your career. But what if socializing with strangers at big events is outside your comfort zone? How can you network if you prefer your own company to that of others? Being an introvert doesn’t mean you can’t network successfully. Here are six tips to take the stress out of making new connections and building your professional network.