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How To Prepare For An Important Meeting

By Debra Benton
How To Prepare For An Important Meeting

Forty-six percent of employees rarely or never leave a meeting knowing what they’re supposed to do next, according to entrepeneur.com. You don’t want to be known as the person who leads that kind of meeting. So, what should you do? Prepare, prepare, prepare.  If you painstakingly prepare more than most people bother to, it will … Read more

18 Best Questions To Ask An Employer In An Interview

By Debra Benton
18 Best Questions To Ask An Employer In An Interview

Job interviews are always a two-way street. While it’s important to prepare for the interview so you can answer questions confidently, it’s just as important to know the best questions to ask an employer in an interview.  You are there to evaluate them as much as they are to evaluate you. You are a precious … Read more

The Similarities In Our Differences

By Debra Benton
We are more similar than dissimilar

Recently, a German publication Coaching-Magazin honored me by featuring my work in the states and how it applies to the German audience. As I perused the article, it occurred to me that the reason an American coach can be highlighted in a German publication is because, despite our differences, we are more similar than dissimilar. … Read more

Why Is A Positive Attitude Important?

By Debra Benton
Why Is A Positive Attitude Important?

For all the talk about positivity, you may wonder on a bad day, “Why is a positive attitude important?” Maintaining a good attitude when life isn’t going your way doesn’t come naturally – so why bother? I’ll share more, but the main reason is this: your positive attitude positively affects YOU. It’s human nature to … Read more

How to Respond To A Headhunter’s Call

By Debra Benton
Learn how to respond to a headhunter's call to increase your career opportunities

You know your career is on track when you start receiving calls from headhunters. You are wanted (and that’s a good thing), but do you know how to respond to a headhunter’s call? Especially if your initial reaction is that you do not want the job they’re offering.  Whether or not you take the position, … Read more