Tag Archives: workplace issues
How to avoid extra factors that can take you off your game
From phone calls to personal issues, here’s how you avoid letting outside elements take you…
Find the career you're compatible with
If you’re incompatible with your career, why not take steps toward pursuing a better professional…
Use those child-rearing qualities as in-demand leveraging tools
Raising children and balancing a career can be a frustrating challenge. Here’s how parenting can…
Make time for vital things that can alleviate stress
You may think you don’t have time, but make time before your work commute for…
Four ways to get out of a professional rut
Sophia Nelson, public speaker and author of Black Woman Redefined (BenBella Books; $24.95), offers four…
By Demetria Irwin
Goals that will ensure you maximize your work experience
To ensure you maximize your experiences at each phase of your career, here are six…
Boost morale and avoid stress by trusting that someone is adequately qualified
When it comes to any job, there has to be a level of trust that…
By Janell Hazelwood
Early due diligence can guarantee future career success
Taking care of these important tasks on the job early allows you to focus on…
Avoid these common communication mistakes at your job
Here are the communication mistakes to avoid when sending e-mails on your job.
Achieve balance by maintaining a healthy life outside the office
Learn to leave work at your job so you can have balance and a healthy…
In many work environments, the line between you and your boss can seem a little…
Avoid these mistakes to land your dream job
Four common mistakes job seekers make that turn off recruiters.
Common company practices that hinder productivity
Four common workplace myths and why they don’t work in the office.
Constructive criticism in the workplace is vital
It’s vital you should seek criticism — not just kudos — in an honest evaluation…
Getting beyond negative stereotypes of a centuries-old style
Writer Starrene Rhett explores the professional issues related to women wearing dreadlocks in the workplace.
Freshen up your workplace poise and presence skills
Madame Noire offers eight tips for proper business meeting etiquette.