Dale Carnegie, author of “How to Win Friends and Influence People” said that a person’s name is the “sweetest and most important sound in any language.”
Whether in a business networking situation or a friendly party, being able to remember people’s names is an important skill for your career and your social life.
Here are a few tips for cementing those names in your memory so that you never have to be embarrassed again:
If you are expecting a large tax refund this year, what will you do with it?
It might be tempting to spend this large windfall on shopping, eating out and other fun things.
However, a tax refund is also an opportunity to gain some financial headway and set you up in a better situation for the future.
Here are a few smart ways to use your tax refund this year:
Have you ever came back to work on Monday only to spend your entire morning answering the huge onslaught of emails that are clogging up your inbox?
Are you tired of having 46 unread messages and after reading through them all realizing that only two are important?
Do your co-workers complain that you never respond to their messages?
If you need to improve your email system, here are some tips that will help:
Home builders maintained December’s confidence level according to the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) Housing Market Index for January. The latest reading of 60 mirrored December’s reading, but was two points lower than expected. Readings of more than 50 indicate that more builders were confident about housing conditions than those who were not.