Tools

12 Useful Tools To Immediately Make You A Better Worker

12 Useful Tools To Immediately Make You A Better Worker

Being a solo consultant for 4+ years now, anyone who’s doing it knows that there is no playbook.   You have to figure it out for yourself.  Having the right tools to increase the quality and effectiveness of your work product is key.  I’m always interested in reading about the tools other entrepreneurs are using.  So, I want to share 12 online tools I use regularly to help me manage my website, help me with blogging, collaborate with clients/colleagues and keep me organized.  

Why You Need to be a More Effective Business Writer

Why You Need to be a More Effective Business Writer

I recently found this business writing guide I wanted to share.  I received it as part of the training at my first job, General Foods (now Mondelez International).  While this guide is old and was meant for entry level marketing employees, the content still stands true today for executives of all levels.  I am a good business writer and I credit this guide in helping me get there.  

What do your Apps say about You?

What do your Apps say about You?

With the release of the iPhone 6, I was looking at my iPhone 5 wondering if I should upgrade and noticed all my apps and thought “Boy, I have a lot of apps”. But do I? Being the curious person that I am, I decided to do some research to see how I compared to the masses. Do I have more or less? Do I use certain categories of apps more or less? And even more importantly, do my apps say anything about me?