The Top 5 People Management Skills

Want to get ahead? Then whatever role you are in, you’re going to need to know how to manage people. Yes, even if they don’t work for you and it feels like you don’t have any authority over them. Managing people is about more than bossing around your direct reports! In today’s business environment, many employees have to get things done through a matrix organization and that means that you don’t have staff working directly for you but you still need to work with and alongside your colleagues to deliver business objectives. Continue reading The Top 5 People Management Skills

Older Return Students Like to Save Money, Too

Older students returning to school is not a new phenomenon.

The movement has been increasing for years and includes many graduates, age 70 plus, and those of retirement age. Many older students head back to school to obtain an advanced degree for self-improvement, to make career changes, or to update themselves in their current field. Continue reading Older Return Students Like to Save Money, Too