The gap between executive salaries and executive compensation.

What Do CEOs REALLY Earn in the UK?

What Do CEOs REALLY Earn in the UK? There’s been a lot of discussion lately about executive earnings. Reports of eight-figure CEO salaries make headlines, yet when you search for figures on average pay for company leaders, the numbers are much smaller. Truth is, there’s a huge gap between the official salaries CEOs say they…

interview questions to ask your next employer
Next time your interviewers turn the tables, be prepared to ask these questions.

33 Great Questions to Ask Your Next Employer

The interview is the ideal time to find out more about the company you want to work for. The correct questions will help you determine if this is the right fit for you. At the same time, it also helps you appear interested in the position, and shows your overall attitude to the employer. An interested…

outdated career advice
“So, how many words per minute can you manage on this typewriter?”

4 Pieces of Outdated Career Advice You Must Ignore To Succeed

Whether you’re a seasoned executive or a fresh-faced and hungry college grad, you can never escape well-meaning career advice. While you’d be wise to accept anything coming your way with a grain of salt and plenty of personal research, you want to skip these four pieces of outdated career advice right off the bat. A…

When leaders face a setback, how do they use it as a setup for a comeback? How do they pivot?

5 Strategies for an Impactful Professional Pivot

From media darling, to committed wife, to Democratic candidate nominee, to mis-trusted advisor, to hopeful presidential incumbent and now the opponent of U.S. President Elect, Donald Trump, Hilary Clinton’s long and often troubled legacy has come to a seeming full-stop with her concession speech to Mr. Trump on November 8th, 2016. Or…has it? While some…

5 Workplace Mirroring Scenarios To Use For Success
Chasing success? Take a look in the mirror.

5 Workplace Mirroring Scenarios To Use For Success

Through the day-to-day minutiae, a workplace can seem perfunctory, a functional space where 9-to-5ers converge under the company umbrella. But take a closer look and it’s actually its own ecosystem built upon one thing and one thing only: the relationships and behaviors of its constituent parts. With so many conflicting agendas and varied personalities, there…

6 simple steps to making your employees love you
Becoming a beloved boss isn’t so tricky. We’ll show you how it’s done.

6 Simple Steps for Making Your Employees Love You

As a manager, you understandably want your employees to like you. After all, employees who like and respect their bosses are more likely to be engaged in their work activities. Such employees are often satisfied with their positions, more productive in the workplace, and more eager to keep their jobs instead of looking for a new…

Another installation in our series on strong female leaders, Agrawal’s unique approach to entrepreneurialism encourages doing cool … stuff. Learn more.

Fierce Female Leaders – Miki Agrawal Wants It All

“Now my definition of success is living to my full potential. I want it all. I know now from experience that it’s possible to have a growing, successful business and a passionate relationship, to be in the best shape of your life, to give back to your community, and to push your boundaries when it…

annual company holiday party
Wearing a lampshade on your head is – excuse us – old hat. Violate your corporate policies in style this season.

5 Quick Ways to Ruin Your Career at the Annual Company Holiday Party

Is it already that time of year again? Time for the annual company holiday party? Some celebrate with a formal banquet, others with a sad buffet of frozen fingerfood. But alcohol is usually in full swing – and along with the open bar comes a wide array of opportunities for faux pas. To keep your…