Focus On Short-Term Feedback To Create Long-Term Habits

When trying to encourage good behaviour, we like to appeal to a sense of future. “You need to save now for your retirement.” However, if you really want to change behaviour, most of us will probably need some kind of short-term feedback.

Say No To New Projects When You First Get Back From Holidays

Getting back to work after a holiday is tough, and it’s even worse when people are hounding you to get started on something. Levo League suggests you say no to any new projects for the first day you’re back to maintain your sanity.

The Lost Art Of Candour In The Workplace

How rare it is to find ubiquitous agreement in the world of management on how an organisation should be run. But if there’s one truism that has been repeated since time immemorial, it is that great work is contingent on a willingness to be judged.

To Be A Better Manager, Get Your Hands Dirty

It’s easy to get caught up in delegation when taking on a leadership position at a new job. Don’t forget how important it is to work with your team too.

Know The Warning Signs Of A Job Scam

If you’ve been looking for a job, you’ve seen ads that offer great pay for entry level positions. Lots of scams exist out there, and one way to detect a scammer is by paying attention to who does the talking at a job interview.

Rally A Team Together By Giving Them A Narrow Focus

Getting a group of people to work together or generate ideas is never a simple task. One of the best ways to get everyone on the same page is to give them only one or two directions to choose from.

Use The '70% Rule' To Know When To Delegate Tasks

Many of us believe “if you want a job done right, do it yourself” — but we don’t always have the time to do it ourselves. If someone can do the job 70% right, it’s a prime task for delegation.

Ask For A Precise, Short Amount Of Time To Meet A Busy Person

When you need to set up a meeting with a busy person, asking to go out for a coffee or lunch usually won’t work. You have a better chance if you promise to keep your request to a short amount of time.

The Three-Step Guide To Finding Satisfaction At Work

Many people struggle to find joy at work, but if you’re proactive, you can grow to find more satisfaction and fulfilment with what you do. Here are three steps that can help you adjust your career, and with some luck, come to love your work.

LinkedIn's Resume Builder Makes A Resume From Your Profile

We’ve all used LinkedIn as an online resume, but a new feature creates a traditional paper resume for you by compiling information from your profile.