Skill Set 11 results

Develop an exit strategy

How to plan your finale performance like a star By Erica Pierce   There comes a time in all careers when we either feel stagnant or simply long for more. We lose our happy, and once that’s lost, it makes the work situation tolerable, ...

Achieve work-life balance

How to stay productive without losing your cool By Erica Pierce   You know what they say: “Work hard, play hard.” What happens when you can’t quite manage to intertwine the two? Finding work-life balance can sometimes prove to be ...

Learn to manage introverts

Managers and employees give advice on how to best work with introverts By Erica Pierce   In a perfect world, everyone would be actively engaging in a plethora of conversations within the workplace. Realistically, we simply don’t live ...

Letting LinkedIn work for you

By Ann Carmichael   Today, everything is online. Whether you are looking for a job or you are a searching for qualified job seekers, using the Internet is a viable tool. One of the most important networking tools for employers and ...

After-hours etiquette: Stay professional at work-related events

By Kelly Patrick Slone   Whether it’s happy hour with coworkers, a sit-down business dinner or a casual company picnic, all professionals at some point will find themselves socializing with colleagues outside the typical business ...

Party Masters has something for all occasions

By Terri Horvath Danita Johnson Hughes believes people want to celebrate the milestones of their lives, and a good place to start those celebrations is with a visit to her store Party Masters in Portage, Ind. Do you need decorations for a 90 ...

Coping with annoying personalities on job, travel

By Ebony Chappel Like other means of public transportation, airplanes are a place where people of all ages, backgrounds and personalities converge in one space. The average American workplace shares very similar characteristics. Both places, have ...

9 ways to get employees to buy into your brand

By: Ebony Chappel Organizations, both large and small, are spending more money, time, and effort on marketing and developing unique branding strategies. Getting your employees to buy-in to these concepts, also known as brand assimilation, is ...

Asset Protection

7 ways to secure your business from misappropriation of funds By Ebony Chappel FROST ILLUSTRATED, FORT WAYNE’S OLDEST weekly newspaper, was dealt a horrific blow in October of last year when it discovered that a thenemployee, Rosilene M. ...

In the Crosshairs

7 things you need to do if your business is raided by law enforcement By Ebony Chappel On March 2, five people were arrested on prostitution and drug charges at the El Bohemio bar in Indianapolis after being served a warrant based on the ...