SHOWING ARTICLES TAGGED WITH Technology

A new personal brand development program can help.

Desperately Seeking a Personal Brand

A new personal brand development program can help.

by Kathy Caprino

Some mobile medical apps don’t just overpromise, they underdeliver. And that could put your life at risk.

How Healthy Are Health Apps?

Some mobile medical apps don’t just overpromise, they underdeliver. And that could put your life at risk.

by Janice Holly Booth

Five ways to sidestep scams when you’re looking for love online.

Avoiding Online Dating Woes

Five ways to sidestep scams when you’re looking for love online.

by Doug Shadel and David Dudley, AARP

How Diagnosing Yourself Online Can Hurt Your Health

Are You a Cyberchondriac?

How Diagnosing Yourself Online Can Hurt Your Health

by Sara Altshul

If you’ve got creative flair and entrepreneurial skills, consider bypassing flea markets and selling your handmade products online.

The Creative Entrepreneur: Easy, Flexible, Affordable Ways to Sell Handmade Products Online

If you’ve got creative flair and entrepreneurial skills, consider bypassing flea markets and selling your handmade products online.

by Frank Pietrucha

Give your presentation skills a digital-age makeover by embracing these simple rules.

New Rules: How To Communicate in the Digital Age

Give your presentation skills a digital-age makeover by embracing these simple rules.

by Frank Pietrucha

Here’s new evidence that having control over your schedule makes you not just less stressed (benefiting you), but also more productive (benefiting your boss).

Reduce Stress! Sell Your Boss on the Value of Flex Time

Here’s new evidence that having control over your schedule makes you not just less stressed (benefiting you), but also more productive (benefiting your boss).

by Sarah Mahoney

From doing the books to keeping your mind in the game, these web-based services can help you run your career.

7 Great Online Tools for Freelancers

From doing the books to keeping your mind in the game, these web-based services can help you run your career.

by Kara Baskin

 Try this seven-step plan to make your time away from the office a true getaway

Going on Vacation? How To Truly Unplug

Try this seven-step plan to make your time away from the office a true getaway

by Kara Baskin

 Even if you can’t give your job the heave-ho, you can make it more likeable. Here’s how Here’s how to be happy at work.

The New Rules for Career Happiness

Even if you can’t give your job the heave-ho, you can make it more likeable. Here’s how Here’s how to be happy at work.

by Kara Baskin

Is your electronic communication style ready for an update?

How You Come Across To Others

Is your electronic communication style ready for an update?

by Sarah Mahoney

 How crafting the right E-image can move you in new directions

Rebrand Yourself for Career Change

How crafting the right E-image can move you in new directions

by Kara Baskin

Writer David Roberts on how unplugging for a year changed him

The Simple Life: Going Off the Grid

Writer David Roberts on how unplugging for a year changed him

by Kara Baskin

How to make this networking powerhouse work for you with great LinkedIn profiles

Harnessing LinkedIn for Career Change

How to make this networking powerhouse work for you with great LinkedIn profiles

by Kara Baskin

Five Signs You’re Falling For Your Tech (And What To Do About it)

Be Mine, Siri?

Five Signs You’re Falling For Your Tech (And What To Do About it)

by Austin O’Connor

 Proposed regulation may blunt the strength of digital currencies, reports <em>The Fiscal Times</em>

Bitcoins at Risk

Proposed regulation may blunt the strength of digital currencies, reports The Fiscal Times

by Claire Davidson

How to rethink your sales and marketing campaign.

”My online program isn’t selling!”

How to rethink your sales and marketing campaign.

by Kathy Caprino

How a psychotherapist picked a new home and relocated her practice

Rebuilding a Business in a New Place

How a psychotherapist picked a new home and relocated her practice

by Sarah Mahoney

5 surprising ways you might be revealing your age before you wow them with your experience. Here are resume mistakes to avoid.

Does Your Résumé Give Away Your Age?

5 surprising ways you might be revealing your age before you wow them with your experience. Here are resume mistakes to avoid.

by Douglas Quenqua

 Check yourself. Are these four attitudes keeping you behind the curve?

Getting Tech Savvy, Part 1: What’s Holding You Back

Check yourself. Are these four attitudes keeping you behind the curve?

by Elaine Pofeldt

Rumors of ageism are highly exaggerated. Truth is, if you’re good, you’re in

Think Coding Is a Young Person’s Game?

Rumors of ageism are highly exaggerated. Truth is, if you’re good, you’re in

by Elizabeth MacBride

Tempted to join forces with a colleague remotely? Here’s how to create a partnership that thrives.

5 Secrets of a Successful Virtual Partnership

Tempted to join forces with a colleague remotely? Here’s how to create a partnership that thrives.

by Elizabeth MacBride

5 free tools to get control of your email

How To End Inbox Insanity

5 free tools to get control of your email

by Bassam Tarazi

Here’s where you can learn essential skills at home, on your own time.

Top Online Courses to Better Run Your Small Business

Here’s where you can learn essential skills at home, on your own time.

by Victoria Stefanakos

Three people are at the table, two are calling in, four are online: how to stay engaged, stay on track.

Lead a Virtual Meeting Like a Virtuoso

Three people are at the table, two are calling in, four are online: how to stay engaged, stay on track.

by Larry Dobrow

How to remain sought-after for years to come.

5 Skills We’ll All Need in 5 Years

How to remain sought-after for years to come.

by David Gianatasio

It takes more than great skills and driving ambition to succeed in a changing workplace. You need to know when to push hard, and when to hold back.

Dial Up Your Drive? Or Button It Up?

It takes more than great skills and driving ambition to succeed in a changing workplace. You need to know when to push hard, and when to hold back.

by Richard Satran

Check out these new rules for keeping remotely based staff on the ball.

Checklist for Managing Staff Who Work Remotely

Check out these new rules for keeping remotely based staff on the ball.

by Larry Dobrow

Looking for a job? Launching a new business in midlife? If so, you should seriously consider creating a website if you haven’t already.

How to Build a Small Business or Personal Website

Looking for a job? Launching a new business in midlife? If so, you should seriously consider creating a website if you haven’t already.

by James A. Martin

Here’s what you need to know to take advantage of a potentially powerful new small business marketing tool: Facebook Graph Search.

Facebook Graph Search & Your Small Business

Here’s what you need to know to take advantage of a potentially powerful new small business marketing tool: Facebook Graph Search.

by James A. Martin

Even the best and most experienced workers can suffer fear-of-tech. Here’s what to do.

6 Steps To Conquer Technophobia

Even the best and most experienced workers can suffer fear-of-tech. Here’s what to do.

by James A. Martin

If you’re self-employed or run a small business, here’s something for your New Year’s resolution list: Start blogging.

Why You Should Blog – And How to Do It

If you’re self-employed or run a small business, here’s something for your New Year’s resolution list: Start blogging.

by James A. Martin

4 ways to inspire confidence among your customers and clients.

How To Make Your Small Business Look Bigger

4 ways to inspire confidence among your customers and clients.

by Douglas Quenqua

Imagine you could hire Amazon’s CEO as a consultant.

What Would Jeff Bezos Say?

Imagine you could hire Amazon’s CEO as a consultant.

by Eilene Zimmerman

Looking for a city with more opportunity? Ask these 5 questions.

Moving to Find a Job

Looking for a city with more opportunity? Ask these 5 questions.

by Elaine Pofeldt

How to preserve or repair your company’s reputation.

When A Customer Trashes You Online

How to preserve or repair your company’s reputation.

by Larry Dobrow

What’s essential, what’s nice, what to cross off your list.

Starting a Biz—What Hardware Do You Need?

What’s essential, what’s nice, what to cross off your list.

by James A. Martin

Handle your closeup – and close those deals – like a pro.

How To Connect With Customers Using Video Chat

Handle your closeup – and close those deals – like a pro.

by Stephanie Emma Pfeffer

 Rumors of ageism are highly exaggerated. Truth is, if you’re good, you’re in

Think Coding Is a Young Person’s Game?

Rumors of ageism are highly exaggerated. Truth is, if you’re good, you’re in

by Elizabeth MacBride

A recent study reveals what interviewers find lacking; here’s how to plug those holes.

Improve Your Interviewing Skills 300%

A recent study reveals what interviewers find lacking; here’s how to plug those holes.

by Caroline Ceniza-Levine

We have no secrets, as a new wave of smart devices tell us how to eat less, brush better, sleep soundly and defend ourselves.

How Smart Is Your Fork?

We have no secrets, as a new wave of smart devices tell us how to eat less, brush better, sleep soundly and defend ourselves.

by James A. Martin

3 networking opportunities even smart people overlook.

Jump-Start Your Networking Today

3 networking opportunities even smart people overlook.

by Caroline Ceniza-Levine

Your experience can seem threatening. Here’s how to position yourself for success.

How to Interview With a Younger Boss

Your experience can seem threatening. Here’s how to position yourself for success.

by Caroline Ceniza-Levine

Word of mouth is an unbeatable career and business builder. Here’s how to max it out.

Referrals: Get People Talking About You

Word of mouth is an unbeatable career and business builder. Here’s how to max it out.

by Elaine Pofeldt

A robot is probably reading your resume. Here’s how to connect with a real person.

The Perils and Promise of Online Job Boards

A robot is probably reading your resume. Here’s how to connect with a real person.

by Richard Satran

Consumers have more portable computer choices than ever. Here’s how you can decide which will serve you best, a laptop or a tablet or something in between.

Buy a Laptop or a Tablet?

Consumers have more portable computer choices than ever. Here’s how you can decide which will serve you best, a laptop or a tablet or something in between.

by James A. Martin

Yes you can get comfortable about being uncomfortable. Use this 5-point plan to get gutsy at work.

Busting Out—Take That, Comfort Zone!

Yes you can get comfortable about being uncomfortable. Use this 5-point plan to get gutsy at work.

by Renita T. Kalhorn

If you’re starting a business in midlife, you don’t have time to noodle around. Here’s how Pinterest can help you ramp up fast.

12 Things You Should Know About Pinterest

If you’re starting a business in midlife, you don’t have time to noodle around. Here’s how Pinterest can help you ramp up fast.

by James A. Martin

You’ve worked too hard for too long not to be prepped for a natural disaster. Here’s how to be ready.

Business Survival Skills Everyone Should Know

You’ve worked too hard for too long not to be prepped for a natural disaster. Here’s how to be ready.

by Elaine Pofeldt

Can you keep every important detail about your customers in your head?

You Don’t Need A Customer Relationship Management System (CRM), Right?

Can you keep every important detail about your customers in your head?

by Gene Marks

It’s not how much you know, it’s your attitude that counts.

How To Speak Tech Like a Native

It’s not how much you know, it’s your attitude that counts.

by Sarah Mahoney

Gen Y may have smarts aplenty, but you bring the incomparable J-word: judgment.

Why Youthful Startups Need You

Gen Y may have smarts aplenty, but you bring the incomparable J-word: judgment.

by Eilene Zimmerman