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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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5 Simple Approaches to Get Ahead in Your Career

Posted by Jennifer DeLucia on Aug 9, 2018 10:30:00 AM

Do you feel like you aren’t advancing at work? Could it be that you aren’t putting forth enough effort? In today’s competitive job market, just doing your job isn’t going to cut it. We are sharing with you five simple ways you can advance and thrive in your profession. These approaches can make all the difference between getting ahead and staying behind. 

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9 Tips to Improve the Start and End of Your Workday

Posted by Andreea Muntean on Jun 14, 2018 11:52:37 AM

The first fifteen minutes of your morning can have a major impact on the rest of your day. Similarly, the last fifteen minutes of your day can affect your performance the next morning. By following these 9 helpful tips, you can ensure that you complete your to-do list with an ambitious attitude and finish your day satisfied and relieved that you accomplished all your goals.

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How to Approach a Job Interview by Understanding Your Personality Type

Posted by Andreea Muntean on Apr 12, 2018 10:08:10 AM

Just like no two snowflakes are alike, no two people are completely identical. However, there are individuals who share similar personality traits as you.

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5 Reasons to Take Breaks at Work (and 5 Ones You Should Take)

Posted by Alexandra Papas on Apr 5, 2018 11:01:03 AM

The American workweek can easily span upwards of 50 hours. Working this much can not only put people’s health at risk, but it can also be detrimental to productivity and quality of work. A lot of people think that if you put in more hours, you will be more productive – which is true some of the time, but research also shows that working straight through without breaks can lead to burnout.

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