Monthly Archives: April 2011

Learning to flex that muscle of influence

COLLEEN CLARKE, From Saturday’s Globe and Mail THE SCENARIO As a middle manager, I have a lot of responsibility. But I often feel frustrated because I don’t have enough authority, and because of that I don’t feel that I can influence my staff as much as I’d like. How can I become more influential? THE […]

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Between Jobs Survival Tips

As the days get longer and the sunlight and warmer temperatures start to lure you outdoors, it is harder to stay focused on a job search five days a week. Do you have to? Prior to being an independent career specialist and corporate trainer, I spent many lonesome, scary, depressing, freedom reveling months, in various […]

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