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Why A Change of Scenery Boosts Remote Work Productivity and Your Mental Health

Posted by Jennifer Kuchy on Sep 30, 2021 11:02:29 AM

As we’re inching toward the end of 2021 and reflect on all that has changed in the last 17 months, for better or for worse, working from home is the new normal. While many may be slowly returning to office life, some are not. Hybrid work models and remote work seem as if they’re here to stay, pandemic or not. Being at home for some people can prove challenging if you tend to thrive in a more structured, social environment, and for others, they’re perfectly happy and productive in a work-from-home scenario.

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Tips for Your First Day at a New Job

Posted by Alli Kuchy on Sep 23, 2021 10:00:00 AM

Starting a new job is very exciting but can also be nerve-wracking. In the world we live in today, the first day of a new job can look different for many people as different organizations are operating either fully remote, hybrid, or in-office. Here are tips on how you should approach these different working environments on your first day, so you make a great first impression.

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Tips to Help Your Community During Covid-19

Posted by Annie Henry on Oct 22, 2020 11:00:00 AM

During these uncertain times, it is common for people to feel a sense of helplessness given all that is happening around us and throughout the globe. On a smaller scale, you may be asking yourself, “What can I do to help my community?” and not know exactly where to start. There are many ways you can help out that will make an impact in your community.

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Inspirational Quotes to Get You Through the Day

Posted by Sam Mulrenin on Oct 1, 2020 10:00:00 AM

2020 has presented the entire world with uncertainty and challenges. I think we can all agree that we need some positivity and hope right now. To help me get through stressful times, I try to think of the glass half full and remind myself that things will get better, “If there is no struggle there is no progress.” Below are inspirational quotes that I believe are relevant to today’s current climate and have motivated me to keep pushing through the day. I hope you find these quotes just as inspiring as you navigate this new norm.

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Work-Life Balance Tips For Working Parents (Infographic)

Posted by JOHNLEONARD on May 14, 2020 11:00:00 AM

Parents are facing an unprecedented situation with having to juggle working from home while children are also home. It's a challenge trying to stay productive when you have to care for your kids at the same time. When navigating this new reality, here are tips to help you balance your career and children while working remotely. 

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Tips to Help You Stay on Track When Working From Home

Posted by Lexi Albrecht on Mar 23, 2020 10:30:00 AM

Given the unprecedented situation that the world is in right now and out of an abundance of caution, millions of organizations globally are working remotely. As the coronavirus outbreak spreads, we will continue to see organizations of all different sectors and sizes encourage or mandate their employees to work from home if their job permits them. For many companies, this will be a first time experience.

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Why "Follow Your Passion" is the Worst Career Advice

Posted by Jennifer DeLucia on Feb 27, 2020 10:30:00 AM

Every day I see articles and career coaches encouraging people to “follow their passion” and if you do this or do that, “you will never have to work a day in your life”.  In my opinion, these people although probably coming from a good place, are offering unrealistic advice and are setting up today’s younger and more impressionable workers for failure. By propagating the myth that following your passions will make you happy and successful, we are cultivating a whole generation of individuals who are seeking something that is, for the most part, unattainable. Furthermore, by continuing to plant the seeds of unrealistic expectations, we are creating a frustrated and discontented workforce whose misplaced attitudes toward work will ultimately reflect poorly on their performance.

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Stop Wasting Time at Work: 3 Easy Ways to Stay Productive

Posted by Niamh Concepcion on Jul 18, 2019 11:00:00 AM

Staying on track while at work can be difficult with all the different distractions thrown at you. If you find yourself getting distracted by nonproductive tasks: chatting with co-workers, taking unnecessary long snack or coffee breaks, or surfing the web, you are most likely wasting more time then you’d like to admit. To help you eliminate the time spent on these interruptions, consider these three strategies that will help you stop wasting time at work and start boosting your productivity!  

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Feeling Down During Your Job Search? Here's How to Stay Positive (Video)

Posted by JOHNLEONARD on Nov 29, 2018 9:59:04 AM

 

It’s easy to feel discouraged and overwhelmed while searching for jobs, especially if you have been looking for an extended period of time. It’s important to stay focused and keep an optimistic attitude in order to stay driven throughout your entire job search process. The following video highlights proven ways that will help you keep positive and motivated so you get the most out of your search.

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Feeling Down During Your Job Search? Here's How to Stay Positive

Posted by Niamh Concepcion on Oct 4, 2018 11:00:00 AM

Having an optimistic attitude when job seeking is essential to your success. Being out of work, especially for an extended period of time, is frustrating and can take a toll on your self-esteem. We’ve provided you with a couple of ways that will help you focus on the positives during your job hunt.

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