Forget the House — Spring Clean Your Career!

Forget the House — Spring Clean Your Career!

Are you tired of the same old, same old at work? Ready for a change but don't know where to start? This year, instead of spending your time cleaning out the closets and scrubbing the baseboards, put that energy into rejuvenating your career. By getting started on a career change in the spring, you can be settled into your dream job before the holidays are here again and life gets too busy. Here are the steps to make it happen.

Curtailing the Constant Complainers in Your Life: How to Turn Complainers Into Explainers

Curtailing the Constant Complainers in Your Life: How to Turn Complainers Into Explainers

Tired of the whiners, complainers, gripers and groaners in your workplace? Negative employees are an all-too-common anchor around the neck of too many work teams. 

Uplift your coworkers

Uplift your coworkers

Your coworkers benefit from the attitudes of those around them. Share a positive attitude with your coworkers. Having a more positive attitude can help you and others feel better about whatever is going on in life at the time.

You Have to BE YOURSELF

You Have to BE YOURSELF

Following on the heels of my appearance article, and in a number of my talks, I’m confronted by people who seem to think that, because I’m suggesting that you care about your appearance, I’m also suggesting that you need to be someone you are not. Nothing could be further from the truth.

Your Appearance Matters – How to Make the Most of Your Executive Presence

Your Appearance Matters – How to Make the Most of Your Executive Presence

I’ve got good news for you. 15 per cent of your success is based on your skill set. The bad news is no one sees your knowledge, skills and abilities when you walk through the door. What are you doing to maximize the 85 per cent of your success that is based on your presence?

Time fly's when you're helping others

Time fly's when you're helping others

We can’t believe it’s been a year already since Tom Watson won the Inaugural SOS International Foster Award! Being the first to win an award so prestigious and personal is not only an honour but a privilege.

Social Support is the Key to Staying Happy, Fighting Stress and Finding the Funny in Life

Social Support is the Key to Staying Happy, Fighting Stress and Finding the Funny in Life

Study after study has found that social support is key when it comes to fighting stress and staying happy. And when it comes to the role of humor, there’s a critically important chicken and egg relationship.

Tips for Maximizing Your LinkedIn Profile

Tips for Maximizing Your LinkedIn Profile

LinkedIn Not Working for You? Improve Your Profile in Five Easy Steps!

Getting to be a Rockstar on LinkedIn is a lot easier when you show up well and it starts with having a good profile. More people than ever are searching for jobs and qualified people on LinkedIn and getting connected to professional opportunities and you want to make sure you’re seen.