The Rise and Popularity of Bankruptcy

Ever since the Recession drained businesses of profits and consumers of funds to survive, bankruptcy has become commonplace. There is no longer a stigma associated with bankruptcy, because it has become a legal process that is essential for the survival of individuals. As Wall Street continues to profit and thrive […] Read more »

Improve Your Customer Service With These 4 Software Solutions

Do you offer customer support for your product or service? If not, you may be losing business. Today’s consumers are savvy enough to look for customer support information before choosing to do business with a company and, thanks to review sites, they often know immediately whether or not a company […] Read more »

Five Steps To Eliminating Employment Discrimination

Employment discrimination is a serious problem for companies across the country. Not only do certain groups suffer as a result of limited hiring practices, but companies actually tend to lose money as a result of a lack of diversity. Employers must make a significant effort to improve diversity at the […] Read more »

Who Knew These 8 Things Could Teach Negotiation Skills?

People negotiate with others all the time, whether in the workplace, at school or in the home. Even a trip to the shops, purchasing a train ticket or making an appointment can involve a series of negotiations that often occur without a second thought. It is widely recognized that negotiation […] Read more »

Create A Personal Vision And Change Your Life

Here we are at the end of the series on creating a Personal Vision for your life and career.  The approach I’ve outlined is certainly not a quick solution to finding success, happiness, and your “dream career.”  But I can personally attest to the fact that it is worth the […] Read more »

Use Your Long-Term Goals To Motivate You

“In the long run you only hit what you aim at.  Therefore, though you should fail immediately, you had better aim at something high.” –Henry David Thoreau What do you want to be, do, and have in your life? These questions are the adult version of “What do you want […] Read more »

What Are Your Options? Exploring Alternative Careers Before Leaving The Law

You spent three years getting your J.D., followed by years of practicing law, only to realize that you are dissatisfied.  You may have always thought you wanted to be a lawyer, only to find now that you have become one, you are disgruntled, stressed, and simply can’t continue to live […] Read more »

Your Personal Vision Statement: A Template For Change

“I have learned this, at least, by my experiments; that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.” – Henry David Thoreau, Walden Are you living your life your […] Read more »