Category Archives: Professional Development

Soft skills: A modern workplace must

Employees with strong soft skills are leading the charge into a new age of communication-driven business. No job today can be performed optimally without soft skills, the abilities that go beyond raw information and involve emotional intelligence and communication aptitude. The increasing … Continue reading

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Supervision excellence in manufacturing

Manufacturing excellence starts with the right people, especially at the management and supervisory levels. When it comes to manufacturing, a company’s workforce is its source of strength. No matter how far automation technology progresses in the sector, businesses will be … Continue reading

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New employee orientation: A critical part of management

Learning to bring new workers into your organization can have long-term benefits for all parties involved. When it comes to bringing new employees onto a team, an abrupt or under-managed approach may end up leaving recent hires with plenty of … Continue reading

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Customer service and sales are converging

When functions such as customer service and sales are out of sync, it’s hard to impress consumers or create lasting client relationships. Companies that exist with every function in a distinct silo are at a disadvantage today. If the sales and … Continue reading

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Cybersecurity has become essential for today’s companies

Cybersecurity is, understandably, one of the most critical skill areas within any contemporary workplace. If you’re in a position of leadership in today’s enterprise environment, looking after cybersecurity is part of your duties. The importance of good security practices is … Continue reading

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