Link Roundup: Loving Your Job Isn’t Impossible

Link Roundup: Loving Your Job Isn’t Impossible

How to Survive the '9-5', Link Roundups
Though loving our jobs every day is close to impossible, it’s still important that we have a general sense of meaning and satisfaction. Maintaining job satisfaction can be done through many different ways in addition to taking the time to step back from your work now and then to regain productivity. Find out how in this week’s round of blogs below! (more…)
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4 Types of Music That Can Boost Productivity

4 Types of Music That Can Boost Productivity

How to Survive the '9-5'
Listening to music while completing tasks at work can actually boost productivity! Its effect on productivity does depend on the situation and type of music. For more depth on why you should be listening to music at work, read this article from the Huffpost. If you’re the type of person who needs background noise to get work done, take a look below at 4 types of music that you should be listening to at work! (more…)
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Not Using a To-Do List? You Should Be!

Not Using a To-Do List? You Should Be!

How to Survive the '9-5'
We've all been there. It's usually a Monday. You're swamped with work, and it seems like you'll never be able to get everything done in time. And you haven't even looked at your emails yet. It's a stressful scenario to be in, and almost everyone has been there. So what solution is there? Unfortunately there is no way to make all of the work to disappear, but you can control how you deal with it. Utilizing a to-do list will help you organize your work, and tackle it efficiently. Also, a to-do list will help you feel accomplished as you get work done. Today we'll be discussing why you should be using a to-do list, and the various options that are available to you. (more…)
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10 Reasons Why You Should Take a Vacation

10 Reasons Why You Should Take a Vacation

How to Survive the '9-5'
January 30th is National Plan for Vacation Day, with the intention of more Americans using their paid time off. Many of these days go unused, unfortunately. So in today's blog, we'll be explaining how vacation is not only good for you, it's also good for your career, and your health! It Gives You Something to Look Forward To For starters, having a vacation planned gives you something to look forward to on the calendar. So even if your days at work are long, you know you have something planned down the road that you can get excited about. This helps the days go by, and makes the passing time feel positive. Instead of getting stuck in the monotony of work day in and day out, you can look forward to…
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Link Roundup: Productivity & Conflict in the Workplace

Link Roundup: Productivity & Conflict in the Workplace

Link Roundups
It's entirely possible to be great at your job and still fall behind. You may be produce great material, but not be efficient at doing so. Or perhaps you constantly get distracted by workplace politics. It's completely normal to have some conflict at the office, but knowing how to deal with it will keep you on task. There are also a few small changes you can make to be more productive. This week's Link Roundup is dedicated to fixing those two issues at work. If you're interested, check out the links below for advice! (more…)
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7 Tips to Maintain A Healthy Work-Life Balance

7 Tips to Maintain A Healthy Work-Life Balance

How to Survive the '9-5'
Sometimes losing yourself in your work is exactly what you need, but not all the time. Maintaining a healthy work-life balance will keep you happy, and your work will be better for it. Today, we're discussing 7 simple ways you can improve your own work-life balance. The best part? The advice below can be used before, during and after work. So start implementing them this week! (more…)
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Link Roundup 9/8/17: Resumes & Qualifications

Link Roundup 9/8/17: Resumes & Qualifications

Link Roundups
If you're going to be starting your job search soon, it's smart to begin working on your resume. Whether you're completely rewriting it or just doing some fine tuning, this week's Link Roundup has all the tips you need. We've also included advice on marketing yourself for a job even if you are under or overqualified. Finally, we end the links with a few tips to make you more successful at work. Read on! (more…)
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