HOW TO GET THE RIGHT KIND OF FEEDBACK IN YOUR NEW JOB ( BECAUSE YOUR SUCCESS DEPENDS ON IT)

Biting nails– submitting resume– great work, first step complete! Okay, so now you got the interview- awesome! Wow- they offered you the job- even better! Fast forward about 90 days and you’re wondering as you settle into your new role, “am I performing at the expected level?” First of all, kudos to you for wanting… Read More HOW TO GET THE RIGHT KIND OF FEEDBACK IN YOUR NEW JOB ( BECAUSE YOUR SUCCESS DEPENDS ON IT)

8 THINGS YOU’RE DOING WELL IN YOUR CAREER THAT YOU COULD BE DOING BETTER

So you’re doing well at work and serving as a strong team player- but no one is perfect! As Alyse Kalish points out, ” Everything you do leaves room for improvement, and as someone who’s driven and cares about growing, you’re always interested in ways you can continue to excel.”  In her article she goes… Read More 8 THINGS YOU’RE DOING WELL IN YOUR CAREER THAT YOU COULD BE DOING BETTER

WANT TO BE AN EFFECTIVE LEADER? STOP SAYING “I FEEL LIKE…”

It would make life so much easier if clear communication was easy in the workplace! Everything from emailing, giving and receiving feedback and holding productive meetings rely on clear communication. But there is a huge roadblock to this and it comes in three little words according to author, Stephanie Nieves, “I feel like..” Nieves, goes… Read More WANT TO BE AN EFFECTIVE LEADER? STOP SAYING “I FEEL LIKE…”

THE FREE MEETING AGENDA TEMPLATE THAT’LL SAVE YOU SO MUCH TIME

Meetings, meetings, meetings! It seems like our calendars are sprinkled with them throughout the workweek and our time can waste away if not held productively. As author, Alyse Kalish points out: Raise your hand if you’ve found yourself in one of the following situations at work: A meeting that runs over and forces you to either show… Read More THE FREE MEETING AGENDA TEMPLATE THAT’LL SAVE YOU SO MUCH TIME

6 TIPS FOR BRINGING VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES TO YOUR COMPANY

Giving back through time is so important and companies are making sure they are creating opportunity for this. As author, Jennifer Magliano notes: ” In fact, younger hires, often veteran volunteers who grew up organizing social media campaigns, thrive in a workplace where they can serve. ” Magliano goes on to provide some tips that… Read More 6 TIPS FOR BRINGING VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES TO YOUR COMPANY

NEW RULE: YOU HAVE TO START ADDING “YET” TO EVERY SENTENCE THAT STARTS WITH “I CAN’T”

We’re never going to be good at something until we at least try, right? Author Kat Boogaard agrees and suggests that we need to take one simple little word out of our vocabulary “can’t.” Furthermore, Boogaard notes:   It’s amazing how much that one three-letter word can shift your mindset, isn’t it? That’s exactly why… Read More NEW RULE: YOU HAVE TO START ADDING “YET” TO EVERY SENTENCE THAT STARTS WITH “I CAN’T”