Live chat produces better customer service and more sales

Wait on the telephone and sit through a litany of options, and a secondary list of options, and finally be put on hold before an operator can answer a simple question. Surely, not a recipe for efficient customer service and improved sales. Who has the time to fill out a … Read More

Being single makes for successful business leaders

Could being single be an asset to a business person’s career? What is it about being single that could drive a professional to success? Chrisopher Murray, the marketing director at HiringSolved, says that singlehood allows him the freedom to work “when inspiration strikes, without having to run it by somebody … Read More

The more languages, the more money?

Hola! ¿Cómo estás hoy? Salut! Comment vas-tu aujourd’hui? Mes oui: expanding linguistic horizons can, in fact, boost business. The importance of multilingualism was recently highlighted by Ofer Shoshan, CEO of One Hour Translation, in The 6 Top Languages Global-Minded CEOs Should Know. In it, he not only makes the case for multilingualism … Read More

Three words that can end the office clown’s career: ‘That wasn’t funny’

“My wife accused me of being immature. I told her to get out of my fort!” If you think this is funny, you will probably read this article. If you don’t, you likely will think less of the author and move on. At least that seems to be the conclusion … Read More

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