22 Qualities That Make a Great Leader

1. Focus “It’s been said that leadership is making important but unpopular decisions. That’s certainly a partial truth, but I think it underscores the importance of focus. To be a good leader, you cannot...

The One Big Lie Your Imposter Syndrome Will Make You Believe

A lot of thoughts tend to go through your head when you’re worried that you’re not good enough for your job. You might be convinced that your boss asked to see your most recent project...

A Woman’s Most Powerful Salary Negotiation Tool? Silence

Salary negotiations fill many people with fear, but studies show that women find them particularly challenging. “You have to remember that women are newer to the workplace,” says Katie Donovan, the founder of Equal Pay...

Why Valedictorians Rarely Become Rich and Famous — and the Average Millionaire’s College GPA...

A study of 700 American millionaires found that their average GPA was just 2.9. If you opened this article thinking you'd find evidence of why students who graduate at the top of their high-school class...

How to Build Your Personal Brand When You’re an Introvert

When it comes to excelling in your career, you likely know that building and growing your personal brand is a key piece of the puzzle. But, here's the thing: The very thought of pasting on...

Three Keys to Having a Successful Job Search

Have you ever heard about someone “cutting the line” to land their dream job? They’re the people getting the perfect position without ever submitting a resume, or negotiating a sweet signing bonus plus five weeks...

Why Problem Solvers, Not Whiners, Always Win in Business

Discover the techniques you can use to help your employees better understand how to tackle – and not just complain about -- problems. Nobody likes complainers -- the people who always have something negative to...

7 Things You Should Start Doing Today to Be Successful Tomorrow

We know if we want to achieve something, we have to do something. But maybe the actions you take aren’t getting you the results you want. So, here are seven things you should start doing for...

3 Common Mistakes Smart People Make After Landing a Big Promotion

Time to pop the champagne and call everyone you know: You've been promoted! First things first: Congratulations! No doubt, you’ve put in hard work to move up. You deserve to pat yourself on the back...

How To Go Through College And Stay Sane

College can be a hard time. It’s when you are coming of age, preparing yourself to lead a life that is independent, unique, and challenging. I know how stressful these times are, and they...

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