How to Overcome a Lack of Confidence

Editor's note: This is a guest post from Tim Handorf of Best Colleges Online. Have you ever found yourself facing an unfamiliar situation that seems impossible to resolve? Have you ever felt as though your previous experiences and current skills haven't sufficiently prepared you for this newest task? I ask because I recently faced my toughest challenge yet, and I want ...

Reposition Your New Career

Editor's Note: This is a guest post from Art Decker of New York self storage “When life hands you lemons, make lemonade.” This occurred to me during a recent move, but I was skeptical. I was moving from Chicago, where all my friends and family lived, where all my work contacts were located, to San Francisco. San Francisco is a ...

Unleash Employees' Inner Creative Marketing Talents - Rehumanize Business Part 2

You may have read that title and thought, “What does my company’s marketing have to do with work happiness?” A lot. 70% of business is transacted because your friend told you about a product or service. You probably own an iPod because your friends wouldn’t stop raving about their iPod. You trust your friends to recommend good stuff. Zappos let’s ...

Rehumanize Business - Part 1

Too many businesses are worried about playing it safe. They don’t want to uncover the bad stuff that is happening in their business, so they look the other way instead. Human Resources is there to protect the company. Upper management only wants to know about positive sales figures. Who can most employees turn to? They don’t turn to anyone; they ...