Showing posts from January, 2019

Why some home businesses fail

Entrepreneurs who plant the seeds to grow their own businesses typically have a vision, drive and are highly motivated to help cultivate their gardens. Without these attributes, it would be very difficult to succeed with a home business because it takes dedication and a serious approach to succeed.

8 steps to writing a good recommendation letter

If asked to write a recommendation letter for someone else, as either a colleague or a character reference, it is important to keep a few key factors in mind before you agree and when actually writing your letter.

How to transform negative energy in the workplace

Negative energy in the workplace is a nagging problem many companies experience. If you've ever been in a position where you've experienced a bit of trepidation at the thought of going to work you are not alone. According to The Conference Board, 53 percent of Americans are unhappy at work (courtesy Forbes).

How to choose a farewell gift for a coworker

When a person you have worked with closely leaves a job it can be difficult to say goodbye. Even in those instances where a colleague has only briefly worked with you, bonds can grow. A farewell gift for a departing colleague is a nice way to acknowledge thanks, appreciation and to show a token of friendship and affection.