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12 03, 2020

Link Roundup: The Coronavirus and What You Can do In the Workplace

2020-03-12T14:07:27-04:00Categories: General News, In the Community, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

The Coronavirus is all over the news, companies are defaulting to remote work, events are shutting down, travel is being banned and people are being quarantined. But what can you do? What do you need to know? We’ve compiled a list of helpful resources to ensure you’re prepared, below. […]

2 03, 2020

What to Bring on Your First Day of Work

2020-03-02T14:06:15-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Job Efficiency, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Starting a new job can be exciting and overwhelming. You want to make sure you’re prepared and have everything you’ll need to ensure a smooth transition into your first day. Here are some items that you should have with you when you start. […]

28 02, 2020

Link Roundup: How to Prepare for Your First Day of Work

2020-02-28T12:13:21-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Job Efficiency, Link Roundups, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Whether you are starting your first job after graduation, or you’ve had a long career history and are looking for something new – you can always benefit from some advice on what to do and not do on your first day of work. Check it out! […]

27 02, 2020

How to Practice Self-Care at Work

2020-02-27T15:34:03-05:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

“83% of US workers suffer from work-related stress”. Although this is the norm, how can we reduce stress in the workplace and make it more enjoyable, productive, and efficient? By focusing on self-care at work, setting boundaries, taking breaks, and redefining your lunch hour. Check it out! […]

6 01, 2020

10 Tips to Ensure Employees Love the Workplace

2020-01-13T15:49:03-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Ensuring that employees enjoy the workplace, colleagues and their overall position, should be a top priority for any business. If employees love their work, their performance will reflect that. Whether you’re an employer, manager, or even an employee – knowing what helps employees love their job and their work is critical. Here are ten tips. […]

4 11, 2019

How to Balance Work Throughout the Holidays

2019-11-04T12:12:00-05:00Categories: General Job Search Advice, How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

We are on the brink of the holidays, the parties, the events and… the holiday stress. The good news is, we’re far enough in advanced that with some tips and guidance, you may be able to balance work with holidays more successfully this year. Check out our tips, below. […]

25 10, 2019

Link Roundup: What to Avoid in Your Elevator Pitch

2019-10-28T08:46:47-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Link Roundups, Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

What is an elevator pitch? According to MindTools, it’s “‘A brief, persuasive speech that you use to spark interest in what your organization does’. And should last no longer than a short elevator ride of 20 to 30 seconds, hence the name”.  So how do you develop your own pitch and ensure it’s just the right length? We’ve got you covered. […]

18 10, 2019

Link Roundup: How to Stand out At Work Events

2019-10-18T10:56:42-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Link Roundups, Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Work events can be super beneficial for the company, and for you as an employee for various reasons. First being that it helps expand your own personal network. You meet new people; you build relationships and you get your name out there. Second, it benefits the company by bringing in more business or adding contacts to the company’s network. And lastly, the more you attend, the more comfortable you become for each event. Today we’re covering how to stand out, what questions to ask, and the things to avoid when attending events, here. […]

16 10, 2019

Signs of Burnout at Work (And How to Handle It)

2019-10-21T13:23:46-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

“Burnout is hard to recognize, and it doesn’t go away on its own. It doesn’t get better because you finally reached a new week or checked off another item on your to-do list” – The Muse. Even the most productive, inspired and motivated employee feels burnout. The more workload and responsibilities you take on, the more prone you are. What are the signs of burnout and how can you handle it? Check it out below. […]

4 10, 2019

Link Roundup: How to Avoid Awkward Networking Conversations

2019-10-04T14:37:38-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Networking|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Building relationships at networking events, and in the workplace is crucial. Whether you are meeting potential clients or allies, you want to ensure you leave a great impression – and that starts with a great conversation. But what happens when your conversations start to become awkward? How do you redirect and save the conversation? Find out below. […]