Is Freelancing a Safe Career Option?

Are you a professional with a specific skill set who would like to try freelancing? From the outside, freelancing can seem like the perfect career choice – it gives you the flexibility to work on projects that pique your interest and choose clients you feel comfortable working with, it allows you the freedom to explore … Read more

How Much Is The Salary Of An Occupational Therapy Assistant?

There are many reasons why a patient may require occupational therapy rehabilitation services. Birth defects, motor vehicle accidents, heart diseases, mental health problems, mental disabilities, sports injuries, falls, and spinal cord injuries are some of the conditions. Description Occupational Therapy Assistants are also known as OTAs. They provide treatment to children and adults of all … Read more

Pre-Approach Letters Keeping You From Selling Insurance?

Are you using pre-approach letters in an effort to secure appointments? How well are those letters working for you? If your results are less than you’d like this article, it will help you make some adjustments to those letters and improve your insurance sales results. Realize when you take the time and spend the money … Read more

Four Sources of Personal Organizational Power

Power within an organization primarily comes from two factors: personal attributes and the person’s formal position – who you are versus where you are. (Note: this is not about organizations with strong chains-of-authority and communication such as the military or police which is based on rank. Although other non-military organizations have a hierarchy of authority, … Read more

Why Is Medical Coding Essential in Healthcare?

Nowadays, there are a lot of health care professions out there, but medical billing is on the list of top professions. Around 20 years back, there were not many job opportunities in the healthcare industry. Now, there are lots of job opportunities in the healthcare market. And this has increased the demand for medical coding … Read more

What You Need To Know About Human Resource Trends For 2007

Human Resource Trends for 2007 Based on SHRM’s Workplace Forecast 2006-2007 Executive Summary In reviewing SHRM’s Executive Summary, I reflect on certain trends in Human Resource Management that seem to strongly effect not just the world of business but our society. Let me quote from this summary to report the Top Ten Trends in Human … Read more

Writing a Financial Plan on Your Own

Like anything in life, you need a plan to succeed. That applies to your personal finance too. No one is completely financially secure unless you have accumulated millions of dollars and decide to live off the nest egg for the rest of your life. Unfortunately, for most people, they are unprepared for retirement. Financial planning … Read more

How to Turn Your Weightlifting Hobby Into a Profession

Weightlifting is generally broken down into various categories – bodybuilding, powerlifting, Olympic weightlifting, and general health and fitness pursuits. And while each varies in philosophy and execution, weightlifters in general share one common trait – they love workouts and time spent in the gym. In many cases, if not most, successful weightlifting also involves weightlifters … Read more

How MOOCs Are Used in Workplace Training

Over the past several months, I’ve written about the many advantages of using MOOCs in training programs and given suggestions for how L&D departments can most effectively incorporate this new training format. In this article, we’ll look at some of the MOOCs that have been developed specifically for training purposes and business audiences, as well … Read more