How to Convince Your Boss to Pay for Job-Specific Training

Have you ever asked your boss to pay for job-specific training? If yes, you are no stranger to the awkward, vulnerable feelings that accompany such a … [Read more...]

“To Teach is to Learn Twice”

“To Teach is to Learn Twice” – an effective strategy for developing and sustaining viable and beneficial “Connections” “To Teach is to Learn Twice” … [Read more...]

Are You a “Lifelong Learner”?

“I don’t know.”  How often do we say it?  How often do we hear it?  I imagine it is something people don’t want to say very often.  Maybe there is the … [Read more...]

Are you a Team Member or Just on the Team?

Are you a team member or are you just on the team?  There is definitely a distinct and important difference. In any team, large or small, temporary … [Read more...]

Don’t Miss Beneficial Feedback Because You Perceive it as Criticism

Making a commitment to continuous growth requires us to accept and even embrace all of the variables and experiences that are an integral part of any … [Read more...]

[Video] Effective Listening Skills – Professional Development

Listening is not as easy as it looks. Often times, in professional and personal relationships, effective listening skills can lead to productive … [Read more...]