personal branding

I’m sure most of you are familiar with LinkedIn by now; even if you have yet to join at least you’ve most likely heard about it. LinkedIn has become one of the top three social media networks among Twitter and FaceBook and is the world’s largest online professional network. It’s a great tool for creating, .. read more

It’s OK to say No

Saying No. It’s a struggle I see every day with friends and business associates. We want to do more. We want to do everything. But sometimes we shouldn’t. It’s those situations where we need to say “No.” But it’s hard—very hard. Just look at all the foster dogs and birds who have temporarily resided with .. read more

Professional attire is always…professional

’Tis the 3-H season in Charleston—hazy, hot, humid. And with the rising temperature comes the shedding of layers of clothes, hopefully in a tasteful, professional way. So what is appropriate office attire in the summer? Maybe it’s easier to identify what is not appropriate. A recent career survey found that 71% of people thought flip .. read more