Posts Tagged“business”

It often takes a long time before companies secure their top sales representatives, with much trial and error. The turnover in sales is incredibly high because it takes real analysis and understanding of the position in order to fill it properly. Not every hiring manager has done this work, or knows where to begin, and without deciphering what the true needs of a given role are, the job will continue to be tackled haphazardly by hires who aren’t well-suited for it. Thankfully there are ways to avoid making hiring mistakes or putting the success of your present team in jeopardy.…

How long have you been out of school? Five years? Ten? Twenty? …Forty? Writing for The Muse, Melissa Fudor recalls her exultation upon turning in the last paper of her college career. She was sure she’d never have to write another paper or sit for another exam in her entire life — and she couldn’t have been happier about it. Life had other plans for Melissa. “[O]f course, I was wrong,” she writes. “After entering the workforce, I’ve realized that learning is even more important now than it was back in my dorm room days.” Like millions of other strivers,…

Canadian businesses, like virtually every company that’s ever graced the planet, require proper brand promotion in order to ensure that customers become aware – and stay aware – of their product or service. This is especially true if your business is located in a large, major city like Toronto or Calgary, because there are many other companies competing for your customers’ attention. Having a unique marketing campaign, therefore, gives you the competitive edge,and will improve your chances of getting noticed this summer. One way to boost your business’ exposure is through promotional clothing, technical gadgets, and other branded items. Often…

Online communication is now done largely through social media networks, as most of us know. What few of us think about, however, is how ethics affect online communication and sharing, and that this needs to be defined. Luckily, professionals like Matthew Knouff are looking into this issues. Changes Caused by Social Media Social media has changed the way we interact. Specifically: We now not only consume information, we produce it as well. News can be shared before journalists are aware of it. Readers have to determine whether information is accurate or not. There is less value to face-to-face communication, and…

I have always felt that the best way to choose your career is not only by doing something which you are passionate about, but also something which you are naturally gifted at doing. As part f our careers focus, we are aware that there are many different abilities which people possess and it is important that you choose a career which matches that natural gift which you have. There are many different types of people from creative types to caring types but today we are going to focus on those who love finance and numbers like Patrick Dwyer financial advisor…