Budget and Budgeting?

If you dread “budget season,” you’re not alone. Learn how budgeting works and why it matters, so you can build effective budgets—and overcome that dread for good. A definition A budget is a document that translates a group’s or organization’s strategic and operational plans into the expected resources required and returns anticipated …

Overcome Career Setbacks

Most of us experience career roadblocks, but if you handle tough times with a positive mindset, you can make big gains. Cultivate career resilience  No one’s career path is perfectly smooth. There will always be bumps in the road. You may be laid off, fired, or passed over for promotion. …

Chart Your Career Path

Don’t wait for someone else to decide the direction of your career. When it comes to managing your career, you are in charge. Take charge of your career  For your career to be fulfilling, it’s important to actively manage it. Too often, people assume if they work hard, their career will unfold …

How To Evaluate Goals

Reaching a goal is not the end of the process. Learn why evaluating your goals and capturing lessons learned can be just as important as accomplishing goals. Monitor progress As you and your team work toward achieving goals, you will find yourselves caught up in the rush of day-to-day tasks. …

Accomplish Goals

When you lead your team in taking steps to accomplish goals, you create a culture of achievement. Learn how to keep yourself and your team on track and avoid potential pitfalls in reaching goals. Start with small, specific goals Once you and your team set goals, it’s time to execute …

Set Goals

The goals you set directly affect your organization’s, your group’s, and your own success. Learn how to define the highest-potential goals for your group, your employees, and yourself. The goal-setting process You set many different goals in your work. In a typical day, you probably think about how your group …

Why Set Goals?

Goal setting helps you decide how you want to focus your resources and spend your time. Learn how to set the right goals—ones that boost your own and your team’s performance. What is goal setting? Goal setting is a process through which you define targets that create value for yourself, …