Karen Leland

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    Is Your Workplace a Happy Place to Work?

    by on March 18, 2013

    Anyone who has ever had the unhappy experience of working with a disgruntled fellow employee (or has been one themselves) knows the personal value of maintaining a positive work environment. It turns out that there’s a professional reason to keep everyone co…

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    5 Ways to Cut Clutter in Your Office

    by on October 19, 2012

    Papers piled high on a desktop, stacks of magazines crammed into a corner, disorganized drawers filled to the brim — this is the stuff of office clutter. It’s not only unsightly, but also may hurt your productivity and, ultimately, your career.

    But don’…

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  • Do You Have Leadership Charisma?

    by on September 13, 2012

    Charisma, magnetism, charm, and appeal are required qualities of people like beauty queens, politicians, and American Idol stars. But are they necessary for startup entrepreneurs and small-business owners?

    According to executive coach Olivia Fox Cabane, the …

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    How Your Online Brand Can Benefit from Color Psychology

    by on August 24, 2012

    A red button beckons you to “read more now.” A hyperlink in blue encourages you to click through. A green “buy now” button entices you to just do it.

    Color — it’s a critical element in how you design your website and present your brand. Studies fr…

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