Saturday, July 2, 2022

Five types of workplace miscommunications (and how to fix them)

By Hannah Massen  Ask couples what the secret to a happy marriage is, and nine times out of 10, you’ll get the same answer: good communication.  The same is true for...

Get comfortable with uncomfortable

Five ways to start the hard DE&I conversations you may not know how to approach By Kelly McDonald Organizations of every size want to know how to “do better and be...

Communicating like a leader requires emotional intelligence

By Nancy R. Burger  The former presidential speechwriter James C. Humes said, “The art of communication is the language of leadership.” Leaders set the vision for an organization and inspire followers...

Q3 2022 BusinessScope

Whether you're looking for work, a raise, or a promotion, look to the stars to find out where your professional life is headed. By Mama Odie Aries Your fiery sign is ready...

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Word play

An Oxford comma walks into a bar where it spends the evening watching the television, getting drunk and smoking cigars. A dangling participle walks...

A look back and a glance forward at the Lowcountry’s top...

Hilton Head Island-Bluffton Chamber of Commerce Was fall the new spring on Hilton Head Island? It felt that way as the upward trend of home and...

Social media primer: Facebook

If you love Facebook marketing for your business because it’s free, you are in love with nothing. No more than 6 percent of your...

Divorcing your business partner

Tips for successfully dissolving a business partnership – and protecting your investment. By Mark M. Billion Just like marriages, business partnerships can end for a variety...

What you need to know about immigration law

Avoid these five commons immigration mistakes when hiring employees. By Melissa Azallion Kenny When a company wants to hire a new employee, it is important to...

Great leadership demands great communications

Reach your full potential by following these 7 golden rules By Richard Ellis As an executive coach and business strategist, leaders often ask me what will...

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Big things ahead

Hilton Head’s first specialized wrap company helps build brands and helps companies communicate in a big way By Ellen linnemann When he left his job at...

Common communication mistakes in the workplace

You already know that effective communication is critical to your business’s success, no matter what industry you’re in. But what you might not know...

Five tips from a successful businessman: Chuck Laine

Former Smucker’s executive and animal rescue advocate Chuck Laine shares his advice for success By Eddy Hoyle Chuck Laine has a long history with the Hilton...

Are you setting the right expectations for your employees?

Have you ever worked in a job where you weren’t quite sure where your responsibilities start and end? Confusing and frustrating, wasn’t it? That’s...

Keeping it clean

Local airports ramp up efforts to accommodate business travel trends By Leslie T. Snadowsky As business travel returns to the friendly skies after a pandemic hiatus,...