work life balance

22 03, 2019

Link Roundup: How to Make Your Work Day Healthier (In All Forms)

2019-06-07T21:28:56-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you have a full-time job, you know taking care of your overall well-being is tough, but crucial. And if not acknowledged, can be easily put on the back burner. So we've put together a whole bunch of blogs to share how you can be healthy in the workplace; physically, mentally and environmentally. Read on and get your health on: 5 Habits to Make Your Workday Healthier You guessed it, healthy eating during work will make you FEEL better, work more effectively, and is a LOT easier than you might think. Check out these simple tips on how to make [...]

15 03, 2019

Link Roundup: Is Work-Life Balance a Real Thing?

2019-06-07T21:31:31-04:00Categories: Link Roundups, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , |1 Comment

We've all heard the term "work-life balance",  but what really is it and how do we achieve it? Should we be trying to achieve it? In today's link roundup, we've compiled blogs from Entrepreneur, Forbes, Fast Company and more to share the truth about work-life balance, how to make your life easier and how we should be handling it all. Check it out below. We Need to Stop Striving for Work-Life Balance. Here’s Why Is the way we view “work-life balance” affecting how we manage our time? What if *thinking* of work-life balance hinders us from getting exactly what we want [...]

13 03, 2019

9 Ways to Stress Less at Work

2019-06-07T21:32:02-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency|Tags: , , , , , , , |2 Comments

While positive stress can be a motivating force, certain causes of stress can actually damage work quality and work ethic. Not to mention stress in the workplace is more common than you'd think. To help, we’re highlighting some of the top work stressors and a simple solution to each one, below. 1. Unrealistic Deadlines/Expectations It's easy to get stressed when there’s a disconnect between what’s possible and what’s expected. Whether the unrealistic deadline is created by you, an employee, or a boss, it’s the worker who is blamed instead of examining if the deadlines or expectations need to be adjusted. [...]

21 11, 2018

How to Improve Employee Engagement

2018-11-21T09:03:07-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

  We discuss the effects of the current low unemployment rate a lot, but it is super important when it comes to running your business! Professionals have so many opportunities at their fingertips to get up and run to if they see one that fits their needs better. It’s hard to attract and retain quality talent, which means you have to try to entice them and prove that you’re the company for them. Once you are working with them, you obviously don’t want them to leave. Find out how to increase employee engagement and retention by reading on! […]

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19 10, 2018

Link Roundup: Leaving and Landing a Job in a New City

2018-10-19T08:58:44-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Leaving a job can be difficult, even more so when it requires moving to a new city. There is a lot to get done and a lot to think about. If you’re thinking about making a big career move, check out this week’s round of helpful links. We’ve included information on knowing when it’s time to leave your current job, how to land a job in a new city, and the best cities to move to right now! […]

10 10, 2018

5 Questions to Ask Before Accepting a Job Offer

2018-10-10T08:54:44-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Getting a job offer is exciting and you may want to jump to accept immediately! But, it’s important to look at the fine print and details before signing a job offer. There are important questions that you should always ask or know the answer to before deciding if it’s the right decision. A new job or opportunity is a big life-change and it’s important to think and prepare beforehand. […]

13 08, 2018

How Important Is Corporate Culture During the Job Search

2018-08-13T08:15:13-04:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

When on the job hunt, we mainly focus on searching for a job that matches our compensation, benefits, position, and growth requirements. Another important aspect that we should consider is the company’s corporate culture. Though the position and salary may be exactly what you want, fitting in and feeling comfortable in the workplace is very important. If you don’t work well within your company culture, it could lead to a lack of motivation, hostility, and poor work. Find out in today’s blog what type of culture you work well in and how to assess a company’s culture before working there. [...]

20 06, 2018

4 Ways to Achieve a Better Work-Life Balance

2018-06-20T08:22:41-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

If you’re wondering how you can achieve a work-life balance in a fast-paced environment with countless projects piling up, you’re not alone! Even if you love your job, never having time for yourself can be draining. You may think it’s impossible, but there are ways to help achieve that balance! […]

16 02, 2018

Link Roundup: Overcoming Job Search & Career Obstacles

2018-02-16T11:18:49-04:00Categories: Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Throughout your professional career, there will be many obstacles standing in your way. Especially so when you begin searching for a new job. It can be tough to push through some of the challenges. In light of that, we’ve gathered some great articles that we believe will help you leap the hurdles that your career and job search may throw at you. […]

1 11, 2017

10 Causes of Stress at Work (And How to Address Them)

2017-11-01T11:41:16-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , |0 Comments

Today is National Stress Awareness day, so in today’s blog we’ll be highlighting some of the top stressors at work. In addition to identifying these causes of work stress, we’ll also explain how you can address them. While positive stress can be a motivating force, these causes of stress damage work quality and work ethic. They’re in no specific order, but all can be detrimental to a professional career. […]