Leadership – Why Successful Individuals Aren’t Consistently Effective Leaders

Leadership - Why Successful Individuals Aren't Consistently Effective Leaders By Theodore Henderson “The Wisdom Man” “Before you are a leader, success is all about growing yourself. When you become a leader, success is all about growing others.” —Jack Welch Lots of people think that if a person achieves success it is due to having excellent leadership skills. Oth

Choosing The Right Business To Live Your Dream

Choosing The Right Business To Live Your Dream By Theodore Henderson The Wisdom Man “I chose to be an entrepreneur because I wanted to either make something or make an impact.” – Theodore Henderson As a business owner I understand how beginning a company will be difficult. It can be incredibly gratifying if you go about it with a proper plan and vision.  However par

10 Smart Tips For Holiday Networking Success

10 Smart Tips For Holiday Networking Success By Theodore Henderson The Wisdom Man  www.TheodoreHenderson.com 1 Get Your Head into the Holiday Spirit I belong to a networking group, as you should, and for Christmas and New Years, as well as most of the holiday season starting in November I may wear a tacky silly tie that communicates the holiday spirit. Have some fun – do it! It draws focus to you, leads to great conversations, more connections, and shows the sense of humor you may

10 Recommended Strategies for Compensation Negotiation

10 Recommended Strategies for Compensation Negotiation By Theodore “The Wisdom Man” Henderson Best Selling Author, Certified Career Business Adviser, Entrepreneur - - Money is not the only issue but certainly the most critical financial matter in the entire hiring process. Compensation negotiation frequently causes stress and anxiety for both the worker and company. Listed here are 7 ways to make the process of negotiation run smoother with less stress. 1) Do your homework: Before the

7 Ways Twitter Use Boosts Your Career

7 Ways Twitter Use Boosts Your Career By Theodore “The Wisdom Man” Henderson Best Selling Author, Certified Career Business Adviser, Entrepreneur @Theohenderson  Graphic from www.mediabistro.com I’m a big proponent of LinkedIn as a professional social media site, but just as any good professional entertainment promoter will tell you there is no best way to fill seats or get eyeballs.  You have to use the best tools at your disposal because you never know what may be the bes

When Your Job is Your Job Search

When Your Job is Your Job Search By Theodore "The Wisdom Man" Henderson Best Selling Author, Certified Career Business Adviser, Entrepreneur Common Sense Job Hunting Tips Are you a new college graduate and planning to look for a job? Perhaps you recently quit your job and are looking for a better situation? Are you out of work and have little experience or knowledge regarding ways to get another job? Whatever your situation may be, it would be to your advantage to study

Professional Certifications Push Careers Forward

Professional Certifications Push Careers Forward By Theodore “The Wisdom Man” Henderson Best Selling Author, Certified Career Business Adviser During the good times you can get away with a so-so work search or career strategy.  However times are rarely so good that so-so is a consistent winner. What's your job strategy? What is your job search strategy?  What is your career management strategy?  One tactic would be to switch industries. You could end up working harder and making le

6 Job Search Tips for College Grads

6 Job Search Tips for College Grads By Theodore "The Wisdom Man" Henderson Best Selling Author, Certified Business Career Adviser     Unfortunately recruiters and interviewers can be biased against recent college grads, which can turn the joy of graduation into a nightmare of insecure job-search.  You spend four or more years studying, and perhaps going into debt, then the reality of a frustrating job search can derail your enthusiasm and self-confidence. Before the malaise sets in l

Education and Your Great Career

Education and Your Great Career By Theodore “The Wisdom Man” Henderson Best Selling Author - Certified Career Business Consultant To prosper at work and in your career you will need two key ingredients: a career development plan and a supportive education to satisfy the needs of the evolving work world. A good career development plan benefits both you and the company you work for.  It enables you to identify strategies and action steps to ensure you will achieve your goal.  Yo