There is no side-stepping the difficulties people must endure during this time. It takes grit, optimism, and a plan to get beyond setbacks. Focus on what you can do to make your life better. The pendulum does swing, and things will get back to normal; however,it will be a different kind of normal, and
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There has been no time in history where clear, concise, and courteous communication has been more critical. Verbal, nonverbal, and written communication can be loaded with unintended pitfalls and can innocently derail any career or business strategy. How many times have you regretted saying something, however well-intended, that was completely contorted by the listener until […]
Collaboration between some of the WORLD’S BEST INSTITUTIONS AND EDUCATORS is happening right here on the World Connections Foundation platform. This is where individuals have the means to capitalize on the strengths of diverse learning institutions throughout their academic journey, and where qualified professionals, universities and other educational organizations enjoy complete academic freedom over their […]
Occasionally we all need a “confidence boost.” Consider our fifteen (15) tips when your confidence has been challenged. Share your tips as well.
Wisdom encompasses so much that it is one of those qualities that is difficult to define; however, it is easy to recognize it. This page shares 15 thoughts on wisdom for you to ponder.
You have the license, the knowledge, and the determination, what could be missing? Something isn’t quite right. Have some key interaction steps been skipped, become sloppy, or taken for granted? The opportunities are just not coming to fruition. Perhaps your arsenal of business tools isn’t complete! If a mishap or awkward moment occurs …
What is a “years of service” pin? A service (or recognition) pin recognizes that a member has served a notable number of years in an organization and that service is appreciated. It also says that the organization has successfully retained a member for a long period of time. This demonstrates that the organization is deserving […]
A recognition or service pin can accompany your name tag on the right lapel area of your garment when placed by a name tag or on your event lanyard (or sash). You choose. If the pin does not accompany the name tag, it should be worn on the left. Rule of etiquette dictates that medals […]
A mentor is someone who brings wisdom, support, and foresight to the less experienced (or challenged) person to help him or her grow personally and professionally. A mentee is a person who is counseled by a mentor. However, the best arrangement is to take a cross-mentoring attitude …
When I say Merry Christmas and you respond with your preferred season’s greeting (e.g., Happy Hanukkah), we are good! It is a wonderful way to share our holiday preference and at the same time honor the season. Trying to be politically correct can cause awkward moments. It is simply impossible to know the beliefs of everyone we […]