Archives from April 2013
Are you a TGIF kind of worker or for you is it TGIM, Thank God itâ€™s Monday? It might have to do with how much passion you have for your work. If your values and principles donâ€™t align with your companyâ€™s, you might not be as successful in the workplace as you might think, your lack of enthusiasm eventually becoming apparent to everyone you work with. Jim Leighton, author of Getting FIT, advocates a Fully Integrated Team (FIT) as a more dynamic style where each member of the group tries their best to contribute to the mutual goal by bringing their own personal experience and skill set to get the job done.
Social media is the go-to tool for businesses to connect to their customers. However, many businesses use the wrong type of social media or lose sight of with is important to their business model. Join Jeremy Goldman, author of the book Going Social, as he talks about the traps and pitfalls a business may face when trying to establish a social media presence. Remember social media is just a tool, donâ€™t lose sight of your business and give in to the hype.