Category : Career Development

Career / Career Development - 1 week ago

6 Ways to Improve Your Business Acumen

One of the behavioral competencies in the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) competency model is business acumen. This should come as no surprise to anyone. It’s important to know the business, be able to talk about it, and make decisi...

Career / Career Development - 1 month ago

How To Be More Creative In Your Career

I ran across an older white paper that talked about the importance of creativity. The article quoted a study from Adobe and Forrester that said& 82 percent of companies believe there’s a connection between creativity and business results. I...

Career / Career Development - 2 months ago

Employees Need to Learn About Happiness

And not just during Happy Hour! Yale University’s most popular class ever is called “The Science of Well-Being”. And you can take it for free on Coursera. Just out of curiosity, I did. And I could see how it might make sense to incorporate this prog...

Career / Career Development - 2 months ago

10 Financial Skills That Every Manager Needs

I ran across an article on the Association for Talent Development site titled “Financial Skills Every Manager Should Be Able to Navigate”. It’s a good read. Got me thinking…if I had to come up with a list of financial skills that every manager shoul...