Isiah Bond

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Choosing a Career Wisely

21st December 2009
How does one decide one's career? How does one decide and take a decision that may shape the life excellently or doom it forever? It is not as if nobody has the right or opportunity to choose their own vocations. Circumstances decide the way things will g... Read >

Views on Punctuality

21st December 2009
Whenever I talk to teachers I don't usually have to wait long before they start listing their concerns about students. I wonder what would come top of your list of teachers' complaints about student behavior. My guess is that punctuality would come pretty... Read >

Dealing With Difficult Co-workers

07th December 2009
"Last week, my boss hired a "trainee" straight out of college to work in our department. She is young and it really showed in how she behaved. The problem is, this new "co-worker" of mine started acting like a prima donna. She has become manipulative and ... Read >

A Little Appreciation Goes a Long Way

07th December 2009
Whether you are a boss to thirty adult employees or the parent of three small children, consider what giving out reward certificates can do for you. Can you think of someone in your life that doesn't like to be appreciated or receive recognition for a job... Read >

Starting Over at 47

27th October 2009
I always thought if I worked hard, I'd be employable. Back when I was twenty, it never occurred to me that by age 47 the world would consider me washed up. But it did. The work-a-holic hours and the "valuable" experience didn't ensure me a place in the wo... Read >

The Pros and Cons of Earning a Doctorate

14th October 2009
There is no question that earning a doctorate degree creates more career opportunities both in terms of salary eligibility and type of employment. Unfortunately, these opportunities come at the price of many years of foregone labor market earnings. Many d... Read >

Personality Types and Workplace Conflict

21st September 2009
Have you ever had a boss who you could never see eye to eye? Did it seem that every thing that you did was wrong? Did you think you were working for the Enemy? Wait, don't quit! There may be a reason why the two of you are complete opposites. As you kn... Read >

Job Acceptance Letters

21st September 2009
Using a job acceptance letter when offered a position shows true professionalism. It is a way of saying "thank you" to the person who hired you, and giving them assurance that they made the right decision. You have presented yourself to them as a professi... Read >