For the time being, the world of handshakes and conference rooms has given way to a world video calls and team productivity apps. One common group messaging platform is Slack. The tool was used by over 12 million employees across 600,000 business before social distancing became the norm. Now, of course, it’s become more popular than ever. But many people, new to the platform, are simply suing the basic functionality. Slack offers so much more. And you can impress your boss, your colleagues, and your clients by becoming a master user.
Whether self-employed or working for a company, many professionals are taking advantage of the accessibility that new technology provides. Some may choose to simply stay in their pajamas and work from home, while others use the remote opportunity to travel. Such an adventurer is called a digital nomad.
I like being as busy as possible. However, I don’t like busy trying to figure out everything that I have to do or planning the best way to be working on multiple ventures and activities at once.
Thankfully, there are now a number of new organizer apps available to help keep my life and work in order…
Job seekers hate writing them and hiring managers get bored reading them, so why is a traditional cover letter still necessary? Many wishful thinkers have emphatically declared cover letters dead in recent years.
But the fact remains: cover letters still stand between you and many available jobs…
Do you fear your job will disappear as a result of driverless cars or self-checkout lanes in stores?
There’s been a lot written about workplace automation. But don’t worry, robots won’t take your job… yet.
What comes to mind when you think of online learning? Imagery of a sketchy, unknown institution with a website full of smoke and mirrors designed to hoodwink students, maybe? If it does, then you’re thinking of what online learning was a decade ago. Yes, poor experiences with online universities happen. These poor examples of distance education are vastly outnumbered by the legitimate online learning opportunities available today.