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4 ‘Never-Fail’ Negotiation Tips from an Expert

Since most of us are not regularly engaged in negotiations of any kind, it can definitely be advantageous to take some pointers from a recognized expert in the field about how to successfully and effectively negotiate anything, including, of course, a job offer. An eminent expert I consistently Business2Community


Business News

Poor batch of earnings send stocks lower in early trade
The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — A weak batch of earnings reports is sending the stock market slightly lower in early trading. Harman International, which makes audio systems for cars, Varian Medical Systems and Celgene all dropped in early trading Thursday after their revenue fell short (more »)

Career Development

5 Tech Skills That Will Help Your Career (No Matter What You Do)
The Daily Muse
Almost every single job out there involves being online in some capacity. That means that, at some point in your career—this year or 30 years from now—you’ll likely have to access the back end of a company site, a blog, or an email marketing service. Did that sentence scare you? Don’t worry, it’s not (more »)

Business News

Winners and losers of the demise of the big Comcast deal
The Associated Press
NEW YORK (AP) — In the aftermath of Comcast's decision to walk away from buying Time Warner Cable, some winners and losers are emerging. The combined company would have created an Internet and TV behemoth with unprecedented power over what Americans download and watch. It (more »)

Career Development

How to Create the Perfect Work-Life Balance
Business2Community
Here are several ways to use your time wisely at work and at home. From working 40+ hours a week to spending quality time with your family, trying to do it all can seem like a struggle. Stretching yourself too thin can lead to you not doing anything at work or home well. “How can I find a balance (more »)

Business News

Obama recognizes people looking out for working families
The Associated Press
WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama has recognized a dozen people who he says have done extraordinary things to help working families. The group recognized at a White House ceremony Thursday included a Berkeley, California, woman whose efforts helped get paid family (more »)

Career Development

5 Ways to Get Over Your Fear of Public Speaking for Good
The Daily Muse
When I was an undergraduate student, I put off taking a required speech class until my junior year for one reason: I was terrified of public speaking. It’s a widely shared phobia, so I was in good company, but I didn’t realize it at the time. I just knew that my voice shook, I shook, and I broke out (more »)

Interviewing

Job Interview Tips For Mature People
Business2Community
To start with, here are some statistics: Only 28% of workers 55 and older find jobs within one year versus 71% of those aged 25 to 35, reports Career Builder. 63% of workers 55 and older applied for positions at lower levels than their previous jobs. 48% of workers 55 and older found positions (more »)

Job Search Advice

Resumes And ATS: What Does It Mean For You?
Business2Community
Hiring managers may receive dozens or even hundreds of applications for a single position. This makes going through each one by hand a fairly unrealistic feat. Many companies have turned to ATS or Applicant Tracking Systems to make this process easier. But with more reliance on technology, that means (more »)

Interviewing

Phone Screen Questions, How to Get Past this Job Interview
Business2Community
Practice your answers a specific way and you will nail the phone screen To most candidates, phone screens are the great unknowns in the job interview process and most of us consider this the hardest step in the interview process to prepare for. I disagree. I believe the phone interview is the easiest (more »)

Job Search Advice

4 ‘Never-Fail’ Negotiation Tips from an Expert
Business2Community
Since most of us are not regularly engaged in negotiations of any kind, it can definitely be advantageous to take some pointers from a recognized expert in the field about how to successfully and effectively negotiate anything, including, of course, a job offer. An eminent expert I consistently (more »)

Interviewing

Recruiting Employees Who Win
Business2Community
In business, the companies that hire the best employees are the companies that win. This concept sounds simple, executing on it is an entirely different story. Despite more efficient job ad targeting and increased usage of social recruiting, hiring “difference makers” is – and always has been – a tall (more »)

Job Search Advice

If You Can Tweet, You Can Eat
Business2Community
The economy is booming!Or, the economy is booming? Several years ago, I wrote the press release read around the world. Carried by 420 media outlets. It got me on CNBC, CBS, Investors Business Daily, San Francisco Chronicle and smaller outlets like Pakistan Today. The headline was: If You Can Tweet, (more »)

Personal Finance

How Much Should I Pay Myself?
Business2Community
The early days of owning a business are exciting. You’re following your dreams and likely excited about all the potential money to be made. But money can be sparse when you’re just getting off the ground, so it’s important you determine the correct amount to pay yourself. Too much and you’re putting (more »)

Tech News

How To Successfully Work With And Manage Millenials
Business2Community
Is the younger, tech-crazed generation giving you a run for your money in the workplace? An interesting benefit of my work as a professional speaker is interacting with sometimes thousands of people every week, across generations. Few topics illustrate generational differences in the workplace as (more »)

Personal Finance

Proof That Most Of Us Don't Understand Overdraft Fees
Huffington Post
Nine out of 10 Americans have a checking account. But many aren't up to speed on what happens if they overdraw their account, according to a new video from the Pew Charitable Trusts. An overdraft occurs when you spend or withdraw more money than you have in your account. You'll be able to complete the (more »)

Tech News

20 Awesome eBay Tools to Make a Seller’s Life a Whole Lot Easier
Business2Community
It’s the largest marketplace on earth and can be a very lucrative way for a business to make money. eBay can be a money pot for marketers who know how to make the most of it and work smarter not harder. Doing all the work can be quite the burden. Fortunately, there’s a smorgasbord of great eBay software (more »)

Personal Finance

Former NBA Player Explains In Detail How Millionaire Pros Go Broke
Huffington Post
Baffling as it may be to normal people like you and me, a large percentage of highly paid professional athletes somehow end up in financial distress down the line. By one count, roughly three-fifths of NBA players go broke within just five years of retirement. How is that possible? Josh Childress, a (more »)

Tech News

Don’t Call it a Startup
Business2Community
When you hear the word startup, what is it that springs to mind? Wikipedia defines a startup as a business in search of a repeatable and scalable business model . But, for many of us, the term conjures certain associations: Venture capital. Funding. Technology. Silicon Valley. The Golden IPO. Maybe (more »)


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