workplace

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. […]

27 09, 2019

Link Roundup: How to Improve Teamwork in the Workplace

2019-09-27T15:57:48-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

You’ll see listed from time to time on a job description “must work well in a team environment” and there’s a reason for this. The inability to work well with a team when it’s required for a position, can not only affect the team in general but the company’s overall successes. So, how do you improve teamwork in the workplace? Find out below. […]

9 09, 2019

Why Conflicts Occur at Work

2019-09-09T09:56:02-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Conflict in the workplace may be unavoidable, however, they should never be disregarded. With different leadership styles, personalities, and even the common factor of miscommunication – there will be times that conflicts arise. The first step to resolving them? Being able to recognize when they occur. Below is four different reasons that conflicts occur in the workplace. […]

30 08, 2019

Link Roundup: How to Prevent Ageism in the Workplace

2019-08-30T11:21:04-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, General News, How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency, Link Roundups, Motivation, Resources for Job Seekers|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Before we discuss how to recognize and address ageism in the workplace, let’s go over a few terms. Ageism is a “prejudice or discrimination on the grounds of a person’s age.” And the Age Discrimination in Employment Act (ADEA) was put into place to protect those who are 40 years of age and older, from discrimination in the hiring process or workplace. And unfortunately, there have been claims dealing with age discrimination. So, we are cover how to acknowledge it, and how to prevent it from happening in this week’s link roundup, below. […]

23 07, 2019

How to Thrive in the Workplace as an Introvert

2019-07-23T11:39:19-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

You may feel like you’re at a slight disadvantage if you’re an introvert in the workplace – especially when the extroverts shine. Do you have less to contribute? Do you feel unheard? How can you make yourself more comfortable to share your thoughts, ideas, and grow in your career? We’re sharing 8 ways to thrive in the workplace as an introvert. Check it out! […]

10 07, 2019

The Best Career Advice You Need to Hear Right Now

2019-07-11T07:58:37-04:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, Motivation|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Whether you’ve been in the same career for decades, just graduated college, or you’re in the in-between of switching careers – receiving useful career advice is always beneficial. Here are 8 pieces of advice you need right now. […]

28 06, 2019

Link Roundup: Dealing with Stress and Difficult People at Work

2019-07-23T12:28:57-04:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

For an educational video entertainment break or just to listen on your commute home from work today – these TED talks cover happiness, stress, work, and reaching goals! […]

8 02, 2019

Link Roundup: Why Work Relationships Are Your Goal

2019-02-08T09:29:43-05:00Categories: Behind the Scenes, How to Survive the '9-5', Job Efficiency, Link Roundups|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

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14 11, 2018

What to Ask Your Boss After They Shut down Your Idea

2018-11-14T10:58:55-05:00Categories: How to Survive the '9-5'|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Unfortunately, not every idea you come up with is going to be a winner and not everyone sees things in the same way. When a boss shoots down an idea, it can seem like the worst case scenario. But, it’s not the end of the world! Getting turned down and ditching the idea would be the bad route to take. Once you receive negative feedback, try to learn from it and never be afraid to ask questions for clarification. Open communication in the workplace helps improve a lot of aspects of job satisfaction. So, how do we bounce back when [...]