It takes courage to be vulnerable especially in the workplace! It can be very difficult and stressful to be “seen” by others when faced with challenging issues. By exposing ourselves to others to voice our opinion, we open ourselves up to possible ridicule. HOWEVER more importantly it can open the door to innovation and willingness… Continue reading ABCs Of Your Career Journey – V Is For Vulnerability
When planning a vacation or any type of journey, most people envision what the adventure will be like. This includes attractions and exhibits that one may experience, new foods to eat, and/or interacting with people from other parts of the country and possibly the world. So why is it that when one thinks about their… Continue reading ABCs Of Your Career Journey – M Is For Magical Mindset
When I was in school, there were certain classes I looked forward to getting my grades and others that I wished I could have had a pass/fail grade. I was a good student but certain subjects like trigonometry were just tough. Those tests and quizzes would come back with lots of red marks and a… Continue reading ABCs Of Your Career Journey – G Is For Grade
I always like September because I feel like it really is the start to the new year. Maybe it is remembering having all new school supplies, lunchbox, clothes, etc. I call it my “new yellow pencil mentality”. For that reason, I always decide on a few goals that I want to achieve; a couple of… Continue reading The New School Year Has Started – What Grade Are You In?
With social media today, especially through websites like LinkedIn, you get a glimpse of the various backgrounds and careers of many contacts that you made during your working life. With their backgrounds and timelines featured on these sites, you note that some have worked in a single place all their lives, while others have changed… Continue reading Are You Satisfied With Where You Work?
We all have a past and with that we all have a story. In telling our narrative to others, some highlight accomplishments while others tend to focus on inconsequential things or even possibly negative ones. These stories do help explain who we are and how we come to certain conclusions on issues. As we continue… Continue reading ABCs Of Your Career Journey – N Is For Narrative
“Friendship is the hardest thing in the world to explain. It’s not something you learn in school. But if you haven’t learned the meaning of friendship, you haven’t learned anything.” – Muhammed Ali The common view of business networking is that it is a numbers game. It must be. Many people have told me that… Continue reading Deepening Your Net
There is a chance that a person who owes complete knowledge regarding the subject fails in getting a placement because of an unattractive or a catchy resume. So tailor your own resume following a few essential things. Your resume’s Design is the first impression Never neglect a few things in your resume as some of… Continue reading An Attractive Resume Acts As a Better Opportunity to Earn a Placement
Juggling the tasks and demands of day to day life gets hard. Whether you work for a company that demands more than you can give or your wife is mad you keep talking about work at dinner, this post is for you. Achieving work-life balance is something I struggled with for years. I became a… Continue reading Work-Life Balance