2007 New Years Resolutions

Was 2006 everything you had hoped for? Were you able to stick to all your new years resolutions in 2006? If you’re anything like me, then your answer is probably not. I intentionally did not set resolutions for the last 2 years because I was frustrated I couldn’t keep the resolutions for several years before […]

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Microsoft Office 2007 Demo Video

See the new streamlined Microsoft Office user interface in action. This video gives you a detailed look at how this new interface will supposedly “make it easier to find and use the features you need to get the results you want.” http://office.microsoft.com/en-us/products/HA101679481033.aspx?pid=CL100796341033W Please Note: This video requires Windows Media Player. bookmark this article:

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Proofread Your Resume

Would you read your morning newspaper if it was full of grammatical errors and spelling mistakes? Obviously not. When we cannot digest these mistakes, it is imperative that the interviewer is the last person to read the resume with errors and mistakes. A mistake ridden resume, no matter how well your merit and skills may […]

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Second Life: Virtual World Destroys Your PC

Recently, Second Life was referred to me by one of my graduating seniors at a local California State University. For those that don’t know, Second Life is an interactive virtual world. This student explained it as being”cutting edge” as one of the newest and creative ways of interacting with people via internet. It currently has […]

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The Business Education Connection

I attended a Chamber of Commerce meeting today at 7am. The highlight of this meeting was to showcase the possible partnerships that could be created between colleges and businesses. One of those highlights was internships. Internships can be one of the best ways for a student or new professional to gain experience. There was a […]

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Speaking Capital is an Asset

At some point in your career, speaking well could be the single most important factor that determines your success. You may have all the potential in the world, but if your career feels stalled or you’re having a hard time finding a job, the reason may be the way you are communicating with your important […]

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Networking at Holiday Parties

The holidays are here! My favorite time of the year and also a great time when parties are going to take place. What you will find as a business owner, corporate employee or an active member of the community is that you are always going to be invited somewhere. You can use these invitations to […]

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UCLA Gets Hacked

800,000 current and former students, staff and faculty members had their names and personal information such as names, social security numbers, birth dates, and personal addresses exposed after a hacker broke into the campus computer system Tuesday morning. It’s one of if not the largest breach on an American higher education institution. There have been […]

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