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How to Manage a Family Life with a Job Overseas
 Dated: 03-16-2015

Summary: Overseas jobs can be a great opportunity that can help enhance your career in a number of ways; however it's not always possible for you to take your family along with you, and this means you need to learn how to effectively manage your finances the right way so you can save more and give your family a better life.

Proper Etiquette at a Company Outing
 Dated: 03-09-2015

Summary: One of the best times to bond with your co-workers is a company outing or picnic. This is one of those rare occasions that you'll get to mingle with your bosses and colleagues outside of work, so you need to focus on proper work etiquette outside of work to avoid a mishap.

Build a Strong Network at Work
 Dated: 03-02-2015

Summary: It’s essential to connect with your co-workers and maintain healthy relationships with them in order to stay satisfied and happy at your workplace. The way you connect with your internal network speaks a lot about you as a person. This means that you need to focus on building a strong network at work.

Have a Positive Attitude at Work
 Dated: 02-23-2015

Summary: A positive attitude can help you achieve great success. The same rule applies for your workplace. It's important to love your job. However, if you're stuck at a job that you don't particularly enjoy, here are a few self-improvement tips that will help you overcome those negative thoughts and enable you to perform better at work.

5 Bad Habits You Should Overcome At Work
 Dated: 12-16-2014

Summary: We all want to put our best foot forward at work. There are a number of factors that might hold you down. Some of these factors could include bad habits. These habits could result in holding you back and hampering your career. You need to learn the art of overcoming bad habits in order to bring out the best in you.

How to Manage Relationships at Work
 Dated: 12-16-2014

Summary: Maintaining professional relationships at work is crucial. The relationships at work are different from personal relationships and if you’re looking for perfect work management then you need to get your act right at your workplace.

Tips to Improve Personal Presentation Skills at Work
 Dated: 11-18-2014

Summary: You might be great at what you do, but if you aren't fully capable of displaying your personal presentation skills then you are not in a secure position. You need personal development that can help you sell yourself as a brand. The better your skills, the better you'll be appreciated at work.

The Best Ways to Avoid Overeating at Work
 Dated: 11-03-2014

Summary: There are a number of people who complain of gaining weight due to the stress at work and unhealthy eating habits. Overeating at work is a common problem and if you’re one of those people who suffer from it, you need to t control the amounts of food you eat before it begins to affect your health.

Ways to Instantly Improve Your Public Speaking
 Dated: 10-28-2014

Summary: One of the most important aspects of your life is the way you communicate. You may be talented and possess all the skills required to bag a perfect job, but the one thing that can hold you down is a lack of communication skills. While some people find it hard to frames sentences, others just find it hard to talk in front of others. No matter what your reason is, you need to get some public speaking tips in order to open up.

Five Changes to Enhance Yourself at Work
 Dated: 10-20-2014

Summary: There comes a time in every person’s life where they start to question their credibility at work.This is by far one of the most crucial stages that any person might face. If you’re currently facing such a situation, you need to get some self-improvement tips that will help you get better at work.

Carry a Positive Attitude in Life
 Dated: 10-07-2014

Summary: There are certain factors that determine the success ratio for a person and having the right attitude is one of them. Struggle is part of life and right from the time we enter this world till we breathe our last we all struggle. We struggle when it comes to bagging the right job, too. However, a little attitude change can take you a long way.

How to Manage Work Pressure Effectively
 Dated: 09-30-2014

Summary: Handling work pressure is tough in today’s world, considering the amount of responsibilities you’re burdened with and the kind of expectations your employers have from you. With so much competition, employees are constantly required to perform well and manage to effectively meet deadlines and deliver positive results.

Why One Needs To Pay Attention to Fitness at Work
 Dated: 09-08-2014

Summary: A healthy body leads to a healthy mind and a healthy mind functions better. If you’ve been working from dawn to dusk, chances are you’ve not been able to pay much attention to your health. In order to work better one needs to stay fit and feel healthy.

Self-improvement Tips to Stay Happier at Work
 Dated: 09-01-2014

Summary: By staying happy at work, you can be more focused and deliver better results to the organization. This in turn helps you toward a better, brighter future. By following these self-improvement tips you can live a happier work life and achieve great success.

Tips to Improve Your Self-esteem at Work
 Dated: 08-18-2014

If you've been watching successful people around you, then you’ve probably noticed the one thing these people have in common is the ability to take any kind of criticism that comes their way as helpful information only. These people display a sense of confidence in every possible way. Everyone faces challenges, but the important thing to remember is not letting it hamper your self-esteem.

Three Self-Improvement Tips to Get a Career Boost
 Dated: 08-11-2014

Self-improvement always works well when it comes to improving our career or personal lives. Until we learn to improve ourselves, we can never get better. Personal growth is an essential factor that helps us get better. Self-improvement tips can help us become the person we’d like to be.

How to be an Extrovert?
 Dated: 07-28-2014

Are you an introvert? Introverts are people who are reserved and take time before they open up. They often feel uncomfortable with strangers. However, to achieve success in this competitive world you need to be an extrovert. Introvert personalities can learn to be extroverts by following these simple self improvement tips and tricks.

Basic Qualities to Achieve Success
 Dated: 07-21-2014

Were you a bright student in college completing all your assignments on time, helping friends, being popular amongst people? If yes, you can be a great employee as well. Most recruiters and employers at organizations shortlist job applicants on some basic qualities like how you speak, your body language, the way you think, act, and react to situations etc. These qualities do not come along with your college degree. These are interpersonal qualities that one can work on and improve to achieve great success at work and in personal life.

8 Simple Self-Improvement Tips to Success
 Dated: 07-15-2014

No one in this world is perfect. There is some room for improvement within us always. By improving yourself, you are pushing yourself to higher levels of success at work as well as in your personal life. There are numerous self improvement tips, tricks and ideas available online. However, we bring you eight of the most effective and essential tips for self-improvement that can lead to personal growth and success.

Enhance Creativity at Work
 Dated: 07-07-2014

It is very easy to do what you have been doing monotonously every day at work. However, in every job, in every industry and in every sector there is a way of doing things in an improved and better way. Employers across the globe are looking for employees who are innovative and creative. It is very important to focus on creativity at work. Enhancing creativity at work is one of the most important self-improvement tips adopted by employees for growth and development. There are several ways you can enhance your creativity at your workplace.

Enhance Your Skills to Boost Your Career
 Dated: 05-05-2014

To move up the career ladder and to stay ahead of the competition in the corporate world it is crucial to enhance your skills and experience. Every job requires a particular set of skills that are required to perform the day to day activities efficiently. However, constantly updating your skills can help you boost your career and achieve great success. Listed below are various ways in which one can improve their skills.

Abolish Your Fear of Failure
 Dated: 04-28-2014

We all have faced the fear of failure at some point or another in life. Eliminating your fear of failure is essential for success. There are various occasions when you hold yourself back when you are afraid of doing something and you don’t even try to give it an attempt. A fear of failure stops your growth, progress and success in life. It is extremely important to overcome this fear so that you don’t miss on some great opportunities in life.

Maintain a Healthy Lifestyle at Work
 Dated: 03-31-2014

We spend most of our time during the day at work. Therefore, it is important that we maintain a healthy lifestyle at the workplace. Most of us get so engrossed in work that we forget to eat our meals, drink water and take breaks. However, we don’t realize that skipping breaks and meals hampers our productivity and efficiency at the workplace. Every individual should practice wellness by eating healthy and staying fit, even in the office. Listed below are a few tips to practice healthy lifestyle at the workplace.

How to Deal with Workplace Ego Clashes?
 Dated: 03-18-2014

Are you getting trapped in office politics? We spend most of our time in the office where we are constantly coordinating with colleagues, clients, superiors and others. In an office environment there are times when small issues can arise and ego problems crop up. In such situations it is difficult to concentrate on work. However, here are a few ego management tips that can help you avoid ego clashes and conflicts that hamper the work environment.

Keep Yourself in Check
 Dated: 02-24-2014

Self-improvement is one of the most difficult things to apply in day-to-day life. It has been said that “Human tendency is to bring about small and big changes in our loved ones always. However, when it’s time to change ourselves, the task gets impossible to resolve.” Simple ways to improve your skills can bring about great improvements in your personality.

5 Tips to Make Work More Enjoyable
 Dated: 12-31-2013

It is essential to participate in your own growth and evolution to make work more enjoyable. Participating in some self-development activities will enable you to adapt to different situations in a more thoughtful and mature way. Here are some small steps that you can take to conquer great career success in the future:

Need a Salary Raise? Learn the Secrets to Earning More Money
 Dated: 12-09-2013

4 Tips To Earn A Salary Raise. Learn the Secrets to Earning More Money

5 Tips to Toot Your Own Horn Without Sounding Obnoxious
 Dated: 11-25-2013

Besides performance appraisals, which are very job responsibilities centric, there are very limited ways to help you inform your peers and superiors about your personal and professional achievements, unless they are directly connected to your job.

3 Quick Tips to Keep Your Morale High in Your Job
 Dated: 11-18-2013

The current employment scenario is very depressing to say the least. With unemployment rising fast and the economy still volatile and unstable, finding the right job and keeping it has become a challenge. In such circumstances it is easy to find yourself in a job that you cannot quit for economic reasons, but do not really enjoy doing.

Are You a Workaholic? Do Something About It!
 Dated: 11-12-2013

Working hard is okay, though nowadays working smart is better. The difference between the two is the amount of effort you put to get the same results. The smart ones learn to use technology, delegation of work and better managerial skills to do more in less time and with less effort. However, there are people who cannot feel at peace unless they work themselves into a frenzy. They need to have not only a packed work schedule, but also challenging deadlines to feel “good” about themselves. These people are workaholics.

Holiday Networking – Are You Making the Most of It?
 Dated: 11-12-2013

With holidays around the corner, it is a good time to focus on networking. Did you know that the best networking is done informally? Holiday time hence, is a great time to build your network and build new career-advancing relationships. Here are 5 tips that will help you do that gracefully and effortlessly:

Getting Your Boss to Approve Your Flexible Schedule
 Dated: 11-12-2013

Work-life balance is a very important aspect that many working parents are struggling to find a workable solution to. On one hand the present day economy does not permit one parent to stay at home as a home-maker; on the other hand, when both parents work, the children and family in general gets pushed on the back burner, generating guilt trips, work exhaustion, and in general a feeling of dissatisfaction.

4 Effective Tips to Help You Work With a Difficult Co-Worker
 Dated: 10-28-2013

There are many times when you may be in the company of a co-worker who is garrulous, obnoxious or just a downright jerk. At such times you feel completely trapped and frustrated with the atmosphere at the workplace. You need not despair however, because you can manage the situation with a little tact if you follow the right advice. Check out the following few tips which will help you tackle the worst of the situations:

4 Tips to Diffuse Your Anger and Negative Attitude
 Dated: 10-22-2013

There will always be something that goes wrong in the office, which may provoke you and cause you to get angry. Your colleagues might be acting irresponsibly or you could be passed over for a promotion, or any other similar triggers. Sometimes the triggers are small things that annoy you and stay with you through the day or even longer, until you just can’t take it anymore.

Learn to Deal with and Meet Deadlines – 5 Foolproof Tips
 Dated: 10-15-2013

Deadlines are deadly both to your mind and body – if you allow them to overwhelm you. The trick here is to ensure that you control the deadlines and not the other way around. This – for most people who work in high stress environments – is often easier said than done. However, if you want to succeed in promoting your career quickly and efficiently, you need to master how to deal with deadlines and meet them head on. Here are a few exceptional tips that help you:

Learn to Communicate Effectively – 4 Priceless Tips
 Dated: 09-30-2013

It may not come as a surprise to know that good communication skills have nothing to do with your grasp on the language or extent of your vocabulary. Good communication requires special skills or your communication will more often than not become ‘miscommunication’.

Your Boss is Driving You Crazy – Learn to Deal With It
 Dated: 09-23-2013

Working with a bully boss can be hugely stressful – until you learn how to deal with it. Very often you can work through the problem and come out hugely successful. The key to this problem is to stop feeling sorry for yourself and take action.

Personal Branding – 3 Tips that Will Advance Your Career Quickly
 Dated: 09-16-2013

Building a brand name is not exclusive to products. A successful person knows how important it is to build his/her own personal brand in the workplace. For you to be singled out for a promotion – any promotion – you need to have created an impact on the management/your boss/your supervisor. How do you do that?

Can’t Network to Save Your Life? 4 Tips that Will Help You Connect
 Dated: 09-09-2013

Networking does not come easy to many people, especially those who are basically introverted and happy to be excellent at their work, while the world is out there doing its thing. However, networking is a must for your professional advancement and hence, you need to develop your own even if it is the last thing you would normally want to do.

4 Super Effective Steps to Get You Up the Ladder
 Dated: 09-03-2013

Everyone who has a job dreams of getting up the ladder. Not many get to set their feet on that ladder, let alone climb it. However, you find a handful of people who swiftly and seemingly effortlessly climb to the top in every organization, leaving you wondering what do they do special, or what do they have so special that they move ahead so fast – and you remain anchored in the same position for years.

4 Small Steps to Build Your Self-esteem
 Dated: 08-27-2013

A very beautiful proverb said, "No one can ride your back unless you bend it." Hence, no one can really dominate you or bother you until you allow them to do so. Most people with low self-esteem take a lot of unnecessary punishment from everyone around them because they feel they are not worth too much. If you ever felt that way, it is because you have a low self-esteem about yourself. Here are 4 small steps to get out of that thought trap:

7 Self Improvement Habits That Lead to Career Growth
 Dated: 08-19-2013

You career can move at whatever speed you set for it. If you want to climb the ladder fast you need to put in adequate efforts. Unless you are a super genius in your field - and even then it is doubtful - you are not indispensable. The recession has taught this lesson the hard way to most "experts". Here are a few not so well-known ways that will help you:

4 Things to Do Every Day to Stand Out in a Crowd of Employees
 Dated: 08-12-2013

In the present day to day life of a regular Joe or Jane, there is great need to find effective and workable ways to get and stay ahead of the race to achieve career success. You must have seen at one time or other a picture where the sperm rushes ahead to fertilize the egg, and out of the millions that are in the race only 1 or 2 succeed. Similarly, here are 4 things you can do to facilitate your way to success at the workplace:

Develop a New Skillset and Make Yourself More Attractive to Employers
 Dated: 08-06-2013

When someone is out of a job for a while, or is in the midst of an extended search for a new position, one of the best ways to become more hireable is to develop new skillsets. A new skill, ability, or certification can make a job applicant more desirable and can even open doors into new industries and fields.

5 Foolproof Tips to Self-Promote Successfully
 Dated: 08-05-2013

Self-promotion? What is that? Most people do not have a clue about how to promote themselves at their workplace or anywhere else. Self-promotion is a very important skill, without which you might end up going who knows where. Have you wondered how some people are always in the limelight and some people are always in the background? If you want to get the spotlight on you, you will need to learn a few important tips about self-promotion:

What Qualities Employers are Looking for
 Dated: 07-29-2013

Being exactly what employers are looking for isn’t always easy, but you can evaluate yourself to see how many skills and traits you already have or can develop. Your resume and interview are the most important for getting you hired. This means you need to polish your resume and yourself, so that you look like a promising selection to employers. So what exactly are the qualities that employers are looking for? A couple would be:
  • Finishing your assignments on time
  • Being able to find solutions in difficult situations
  • Exerting extra effort for perfection
  • Being a team player

Tips for Managing Work-Related Stress
 Dated: 07-22-2013

Work is a part of most people’s lives and for many, stress comes along with the package. Dealing with stress is something that can be managed when using the right techniques. When you allow yourself to be stressed, it can eat away at your health on multiple levels. For instance, it can lead to a weakened immune system, restlessness, anger, impatience and unhappiness. Stress is definitely something that we could all live without, so why not do what you can to eliminate it? Unfortunately, work-related stress can’t be stopped by eliminating your job. Instead, you can use the following tips to help you out.

Tips for Overcoming Workplace Anxiety
 Dated: 07-12-2013

Anxiety is a condition that many people deal with in the workplace. Overcoming anxiety isn’t always simple, especially since most people don’t know how to get rid of it. There are only two options for dealing with episodes of anxiety – either give in to it or learn how to beat it. Understanding why it is happening is important, so that you can find the triggers. This will then enable you to find ways to prevent anxiety from taking place. Anxiety usually leads to stress and unhappiness, which can trickle down to other areas of your life. Below are a couple of tips for overcoming anxiety, so that you can have a happier life.

Six Ways to Improve Yourself and Your Career
 Dated: 07-04-2013

Looking for ways to improve yourself, so that you can enhance your chances of getting hired is important in today's job market. No matter what field you are seeking employment in, it's necessary that you continuously improve yourself, so that your application, resume and interview standout to the employer. If you need help with deciding which areas to improve, read on for six ideas.

Self Improvement: Health Insurance In The Workplace
By Jennifer S. O’Reilly   |  Dated: 02-14-2012

Health insurance is a necessity and something we cannot live without. However, some employers offer health insurance and some do not. If your employer offers no health insurance then it may be necessary to invest in a private plan. Here are some tips to remember when looking for good heath insurance. To find more articles like this go to www.hound.com.

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