Effective Ways To Lead And Manage Difficult Employees

Effective Ways To Lead And Manage Difficult Employees By Theodore Henderson The Wisdom Man One of the most challenging responsibilities of being a manager or leader is handling difficult employees. Not all employees are alike; therefore, a leader’s approach to each of them should be personalized. What is a Difficult Employee? Have you encountered a direct report or team member who does not do what he or she is told even if you are the manager? Ha

The Importance of Developing and Using Emotional Intelligence for Business Success

The Importance of Developing and Using Emotional Intelligence for Business Success  By Theodore Henderson The Wisdom Man According to a study conducted by the United States Department of Labor, employers are constantly in search of applicants who are capable of listening and communicating properly. The ability to listen and speak when necessary is a vital aspect of emotional intelligence. In

6 Key ‘Must Haves’ Of Career Success

6 Key ‘Must Haves’ Of Career Success By Theodore Henderson “The Wisdom Man” “Find out what you like doing best, and get someone to pay you for it.” -Katharine Whitehorn Exactly what do companies look for in prospective employees? That is a question I see from time to time in career discussion forums online. Naturally, for each function or position, the particular res

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