Talking Your Way Out of a Ticket: The Dos and Donts

The red and blue lights flash in your rear view mirror. You hear sirens and your heart sinks. Youre being pulled over by the police. Immediately, you are remorseful for driving over the speed limit. You cant afford another point or two on your record, or the hike in your insurance premiums. What do you do to get out of the ticket? Its estimated that … Continue reading Talking Your Way Out of a Ticket: The Dos and Donts

Your Facebook Postings Can Cost You Your Job: Karaism

I’ve been unemployed for the past few months and was recently laid off. IUsing Facebook Can Cost you your Job’ve applied to several jobs, and haven’t even been contacted for an interview. My sister said that I need to be careful with the postings and pictures that I posted on Facebook, since employers look at that sort of thing nowadays. She says I should delete … Continue reading Your Facebook Postings Can Cost You Your Job: Karaism

Hate Your Job? Top Reasons to Get a New One!

Its just another Manic Monday. Well now that you mentioned it, its another Manic Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday too. Its a tough economy out there, so we should count our blessings that we even have a job, right? But at what point does your job make you so miserable that its time to start a new one? Is it time to change careers?Here are … Continue reading Hate Your Job? Top Reasons to Get a New One!

Overcome Shyness Become a Social Butterfly

I must have been born the shyest person on earth. As a kid, I never raised my hand in school and barely talked to friends. During freshman year of high school I spent my lunch hours pretending to talk on a payphone to avoid talking to anyone in person. Despite months of work to qualify for National Championships, I barely spoke one or two sentences … Continue reading Overcome Shyness Become a Social Butterfly

Dont Be a Suck-Up at Work, Be a Go-Getter Instead!

Brown-noser, suck-up, kiss-up. Theres always one at work. You know who Im talking about. She brings cookies and donuts every Friday. She plays golf or joins the same gym as the big boss, just to run into him. She constantly goes around to every single manager and compliments them on everything, and I mean everything. How to Be a Go-Getter Rather than a Brown NoserAnd … Continue reading Dont Be a Suck-Up at Work, Be a Go-Getter Instead!

Dress for Success as a Career Woman: Top DONTs for Work

Dressing for success can be difficult for a professional woman. We want to be taken seriously for our quality of work and skills, but also want to show off our unique style and individualism through our wardrobe. What to do? Here are the top things you DONT want to do when dressing for work: DONT Show Too Much Cleavage at Work Youve got them, so … Continue reading Dress for Success as a Career Woman: Top DONTs for Work