Carlos Dominguez

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Productivity 101: A Primer to the Getting Things Done (GTD) Philosophy

Getting Things Done, or GTD, is a system for getting organized and staying productive. It may seem complicated on the outside, but the end goal is to …

Productivity

The 5-Step Editing Process for a Perfect Resume

You know that you should edit your resume before you send it off in the world, making sure it’s error-free.<p>But to make sure that resume is in the …

Stop Using Your Inbox as a To-Do List

Do you leave emails in your inbox so that you remember to read or tackle them? If so, you’re using your email to manage your tasks—and those are actually two very different things. Using a separate task manager, one that ties in closely with your email, can help you spend less time sifting through …

10 Entrepreneurial Styles: Which One Are You? [Infographic]

0<p>Getting a startup off the ground is hard work, and I think every entrepreneur can vouch for that. Not only does it take dedication, but you need to …

Inspire Creativity at Work With All 5 of Your Senses

You’ve probably heard of the debate about whether open offices or the oh-so-dreaded traditional cubicles are better in the workplace. All these …

How Millennials Can Better Prepare For Today's Workforce: 10 Critical Steps

Read today’s headlines about Millennials (defined as those born between the early 1980’s and the early 2000’s) and the workforce, and you’ll be inundated with bad news. Millennials have been characterized as “unprepared for the 21st century workforce,” “struggling to find their first good job,” and …

The Six Rules of Personal Success

Of all human abilities, one stands out, the ability to see the <i>Big Picture</i>, the things that are important in life, and not to be distracted by small, trivial, and irrelevant things; the intelligence to separate the message from the background noise.<p>‘The Big Picture’ is about the grand goals; the big …

7 Ways to Use Geography to Your Networking Advantage | Workology

I am fortunate to live 50 miles outside of New York City in a vibrant Connecticut town on Long Island Sound. My commute to NYC is a Metro North train …

Geography

How to Rank Better on Google: SEO Tips

We’ve all googled ourselves, colleagues, clients, candidates and various people that send us random emails. How can you control what others find on …

Recruitment

Why Working Hard May Not Pay Off

One of my very first positions was in the retail industry. I thought I had been a loyal employee working long hours, signing up for double shifts, using my breaks to gauge inventory, balance the books, and volunteer for any miscellaneous chores. I didn’t engage in these services with an …

Why 50 is the magic number for job-hunting

BBC News, Los Angeles<p>"It's not what you know but who you know," is an old saying about job-hunting.<p>In the world of social networks we "know" more people than ever and we can be connected to the people they know as well, making it easier to find work and hear about people using our personal networks.<p>…

The Ecosystem of Linkedin

LinkedIn has reached over 200 million members worldwide, making it the world’s largest professional network. The Ecosystem of LinkedIn infographic …

Create Your Own Charisma–And Supercharge Your Personal Brand

What Darth Vader (okay, James Earl Jones), Steve Jobs, and others teach us about gaining confidence and telling great stories.<p>The boy never thought he’d be able to communicate with others.<p>He developed a stutter that was so severe, he chose not to speak at all. As a matter of fact, he remained …

How to Build your Personal Brand

<i>Adii Pienaar is the author of Brandiing, a practical guide to content strategy and branding for business. Having had some success as a startup entrepreneur, Adii is now launching PublicBeta, a learning platform for entrepreneurs, by entrepreneurs.</i><p>The most important thing that you can work on today …