Tag: #improvement

Make Your Job Doable

Very few people thoughtfully manage the scope of their job. I suggest you do. Reframe the criteria for success There’s no shortage of ways to view your job. At a minimum, there’s what you think […]

Tips and Tricks for the Diligent Note Taker

For executive assistants (EAs) and others, note taking can seem like a tedious activity that doesn’t differ far from the Power Point or company hand out. Many executive assistants take notes to avoid missing a […]

Time to quit your job? Here’s when you know you got to go!

Are you thinking about quitting your job but you don’t know if you are doing it for the right reasons? It is a tough decision to leave any job. You have security, a regular pay-check […]

8 Ways to Manage Your Manager

Early in my career, I was under two significant misconceptions. I thought that just because someone was my “manager,” that they, knew everything and had to be right about everything. By the time I was […]

Where tinned fish is hard currency

Behind prison bars, there’s a strange ecosystem among inmates that involves bartering household goods, drug deals, and surprising debt spirals that can be hard to escape. Author Carl Cattermole explains. It’s not hard to see […]

Vice Ventures wants to fund ‘bad’ industries like weed, booze, and vaping

Many venture capital (VC) firms set out with an investment strategy targeting specific kinds of companies — it could be mobility and robotics, deep tech, region-specific startups, or any number of niches and verticals. Vice Ventures is no different, but its focus […]

Making the Manager-to-Entrepreneur Switch? Learn to Delegate Like an Executive

If you’re a former manager founding his or her first company, I’ve got good news and bad news for you. The good news? You know more about startup leadership than most new entrepreneurs. The not-so-good […]

Pepsi is going to start putting its Aquafina water in aluminum cans

PepsiCo is planning to replace its plastic bottles of Aquafina with aluminum cans at locations around the U.S. The move is part of a broader initiative from the company to reduce its plastic use as a consumer backlash […]

My $65k Ecommerce Site Failed…Here’s Why

The allure of setting up your own online retail store is obvious. After all, you have great taste, so why not share it with the world and make some money at the same time? You’ll […]

Top Tips For Making Your Online Business Thrive

Technology has hugely evolved over the past ten years and continues to evolve throughout our day to day lives. Whereas technology used to be simply about gaming and computers, now it’s grown into so much […]