Gift-giving in the workplace? It is often a dilemma. Many offices have Secret Santas, but what if you are feeling a little generous this season? Experts say gift-giving can help you to build rapport and maintain good business relationships.
Customers—you gotta love ‘em. Really. The goal of any company is to keep
its clients happy. But there are some clients who never seem satisfied
or who are difficult to work with. Maybe they have unreasonable demands.
Or claim to be perpetually unhappy about your work. Or are just
unpleasant in general. But deal with them you must. Here are some ways
to make things easier when handling clients that stress you out.
Madame Athena Chang was working at the YMCA when she decided it was time
to strike out on her own. She didn’t quit her day job right away, but
still managed to develop her new company. So how did she juggle
building a new business while maintaining her job duties? It called for
some creative solutions.