5 Ways to Convince Anyone of Anything

5 Ways to Convince Anyone of Anything

A person’s ability to have people do what he wants is the ultimate exercise of power. A person can get people to do his bidding through force or by convincing them. It has been established throughout history that forcing people to do things doesn’t really work. They do the work […]

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Managing Conflict at Work – How Can a Career Coach Help?

Managing Conflict at Work – How Can a Career Coach Help?

Do you shudder with fear or dread when you hear the word ‘conflict’? Would you do anything to avoid it, sidestep it, ignore it, or somehow fix disagreements without actually dealing with them? Unfortunately, conflict is an inevitable part of human interactions, at home or at work, and it won’t […]

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How to Get Back on Track after a Holiday – For Business Owners and Team Managers

How to Get Back on Track after a Holiday – For Business Owners and Team Managers

So had a really busy time at work and you have just been crammed out. You’ve been stressed out, you’ve been trying to get reports done, you’ve been trying to get big pieces of work done just before your holiday. You’ve had your holiday test which is the great analogy […]

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Business Coaching Benefits for Managers

Business Coaching Benefits for Managers

Business coaching is so much more important than what many think at the moment. It is actually a shame to see that many dismiss this. You can easily increase the success of your company if you use business coaching. Why is that? The main benefits are highlighted below. Confidence Building Having […]

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Skills You Need to be a Top CEO

Skills You Need to be a Top CEO

Do you spend some time thinking about how to prepare to reach top management or to get a chance at board meetings? Management levels and advocacy opportunities for the board of directors tend to be rare and are offered only to the most valuable and qualified professionals. But how do […]

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Three Essential Leadership Qualities for Business Startup

Three Essential Leadership Qualities for Business Startup

The element of risk is always there when you are going to start a new business. Before starting a new business, you have to do the proper study regarding culture, market, demographics, political influences and of course your affordability. Moreover, being an owner you also have to consider your own […]

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Lessons for CPA’s from Malcolm Gladwell’s David and Goliath

Lessons for CPA’s from Malcolm Gladwell’s David and Goliath

Malcolm Gladwell is one of the best business writers in the world and his books have many important lessons for professionals and businesses. Gladwell’s book, David versus Goliath: Underdogs, Misfits, and the Art of Battling Giants, should be made compulsory reading for accounting professionals and CPAs. We explain why in […]

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Philanthropy Among CEOs – Karen and Charles Phillips

Philanthropy Among CEOs – Karen and Charles Phillips

More and more regularly, we hear of CEOs that engage in philanthropic activities. Of no exception is Charles Phillips, Infor CEO. Before his role at Infor, he was President of Oracle, and Managing Director at Morgan Stanley before that. He is a highly educated man, and he has a strong […]

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