Sure, everyone knows blunt, impolite, and even rude people who are somehow extremely successful. (I know a bunch of them.) But since we're all more likely to do business and build professional and personal
The other day my dad sent me an email with the subject line, "YOUR COLUMN." (My dad is sometimes big on all-caps.) It began: Bill: In the tradition of 12 step programs and your excellent columns, I offer
Are you as confident as you'd like to be? Few people would answer "yes" to that question. But, according to Becky Blalock, author and former Fortune 500 executive, anyone can learn to be more confident.
I'm not particularly confident. Scratch that. I'm situationally confident: sometimes, very much so; other times, not at all. So I spend a lot of time thinking about how to gain confidence. And that makes
PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) has a comprehensive new ranking of 30 cities in the world that offer the widest opportunities for businesses and the people who live there. PwC's sixth edition of its "Cities
After all, your résumé is your key to new and exciting job opportunities. Business Insider and Amanda Augustine — who currently works as TopResume's careers expert and previously worked in the same capacity
A few days ago, I found myself emailing the press email address of a major corporation for a story for another website. It didn't get back to me, despite my wanting basic commentary on a positive article.
The most recent edition of The New Yorker magazine contains an article about neuroscientists who study the way the brain retrieves memories. What they've found out is probably the most important breakthrough
Although we may never know why we didn't get chosen for a job interview, a recent study is shedding some light on recruiters' decision-making behavior. According to TheLadders research, recruiters spend
Being memorable is essential for every entrepreneur — after all, people won't fund you or buy from you if they don't even remember you exist. Here are five ways to ensure you're making a strong and lasting