One of the 5 P’s of Life is “Profession” – your work, whether you are an employee or self-employed. If you’re not satisfied with your work life, then take control and make changes. Set goals for this aspect of life by stretching your skills and expanding your network. Every Wednesday, we offer tips via Twitter to help you with your work life. Below are tips we tweeted in May.

Before hitting the send button, check the tone of your email.

If you’re not ready to fully retire, find a fun part-time job – think outside the box.

When meetings run amok, ask to take conversations offline or table non-priority items.

Adding a personal note – even on a sticky note – will help business colleagues respond to your request quicker.

Every Wednesday, we tweet tips to help you accomplish your professional goals – follow us on Twitter. References for our tips are found below – click on the title to go to the link.


Five Rude Emails You Send Every Day

For a Fun Job In Retirement, Think Out of the Box

Four Secrets to Successful Meetings

The Surprising Persuasiveness of a Sticky Note