Podcast: Practical Ways to Measure Happiness

How did the Happiness Index disrupt the marketplace? Co-founder and CEO, Tony Latter explains how they help organizations use technology to improve employee happiness and engagement. For more happiness, visit www.management30.com   Check out this podcast episode! Source: Happy Melly Republished by Blog Post Promoter

Use The Pinterest Search Engine to Drive More Traffic

Pinterest is not only a large social network but also serves as a powerful search engine that can provide valuable links to your personal brand’s website – and it works much like Google search. Would you like to attract more subscribers? It doesn’t matter whether you’ve never joined this powerful …

Addressing On-The-Job Injuries as an Independent Contractor

In traditional nine-to-five jobs, workers’ compensation represents an essential part of the employee-employer relationship that supports injured workers and businesses alike. Employees have job security and apt time to recover from their injuries, but if you’re an independent contractor, what do you do when you have a work injury? As …

How Thought Leadership Differs From Being a Brand Influencer

When it comes to building a brand it’s important to know how influencer marketing differs from developing thought leadership. As trends and technology cause a shift in our online world both concepts have emerged to mean two very different things. How can your brand project the right image? By knowing …

Keep Your Personal Brand’s Website Safe From a Cyber Attack

Your personal brand’s website is your calling card to attract loyal followers —an unexpected cyber attack can cost you both time and money. What types of activity are you currently monitoring from the back end? Your brand can increase your security level and help prevent an attack with the right …

Time for a Personal Re-Brand? Here’s What You Need to Know.

The 3 transformative steps every personal brand should follow It’s no secret to any reader of this blog that an intentional, carefully-managed personal brand is critical to take control of your career in today’s professional landscape. As Mark Schaefer elaborates in his most recent book KNOWN, “You need to be …

4 Ways to Maintain Concentration in Mentally Exhausting Jobs

Some jobs are sprints, others are marathons. There are lots of roles, such as those in retail, hospitality and logistics, where you are likely to be bouncing between quiet, calm periods and busy, highly demanding periods several times in the same day. Others, such as marketing, copywriting and many office-based …

How Do You Know If Your Brand’s Content is Subject To Copyright Laws?

Having great content and images is an important tool for your personal brand to stand out with your audience. The copyright of certain content is also important for your brand to pay attention to in order to avoid any legal disputes. There are several ways to find out what can …

Best Tips for Increasing Your Networking Effectiveness

Becoming unemployed is likely a sudden, unexpected event, and most people do not have the networking skills needed to immediately switch gears and begin efficiently developing job leads. There could be many reasons: feeling uncomfortable with the networking process, not knowing the process, being shy by nature, or never having …

Teamwork Never Fails – Stop Blaming Teamwork at Your Small Business

Five years ago facilitating a client’s leadership retreat I asked a simple question… “What is teamwork?” Of the 12 leaders in the organization, a small regional credit union, we heard the traditional answers and one that stood out. The one that stood out was:   “Teamwork is a series of …

12 Self-Evaluating Branding Tips to Try

Truthful self-evaluation can be difficult, but it’s an invaluable trait for a leader to have. How do you objectively examine your brand, messaging and public perception? These answers are provided by Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC), an invite-only organization comprised of the world’s most promising young entrepreneurs. YEC has also launched BusinessCollective, a …

How Small Business Leaders Can Use Google’s Teamwork Study

In 2012 Google began studying teamwork in the company. Called “Project Aristotle,” results were released in 2016. Google in-house researchers studied 180 teams at the company and analyzed over 250 team attributes through more than 200 interviews. The final results reported five key characteristics that allowed teams to achieve high-levels …