What is it with malls and high-end hotels who still want you to pay exorbitantly for wifi access? So, I’m at the West Edmonton Mall (WEM) today thinking I can get some work done at Starbucks before my Apple Genius Bar appointment. But WEM charges almost $9 for 3 hours of wifi access. They’ve even forbidden Starbucks […]
Business has always been about relationships and this is truer than ever today. Relationships often germinate in professional settings, but take root in the firmer soil of likability and compatibility, reliability and trust and, of course, shared personal interests. Thus, it is precisely through sharing your personality – developing and articulating your personal brand – […]
Thought leadership is mandatory if you want to thrive and control your professional destiny. We are transitioning from a knowledge-based economy to a wisdom-based economy. It’s no longer just about what you know, but what you do with what you know. This article offers 10 great tips for developing your thought leadership.