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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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Thinking About Changing Jobs? The Pros and Cons You Need to Know (Infographic)

Posted by JOHNLEONARD on Mar 29, 2018 9:51:32 AM

Are you thinking of switching jobs? “Job-hopping” is becoming more and more common-place as people try out different fields to find the right fit. Though employers are fairly open to hiring candidates who’ve held a variety of jobs, there are also managers who are wary of doing so.

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7 Innovative Ways to Boost Your Confidence

Posted by Andreea Muntean on Feb 8, 2018 9:42:17 AM

Picture this: you have an interview or important presentation coming up and you’re freaking out. You’re nervous that things will go wrong; you won’t get your dream job or you will make a fool out of yourself in front of your boss. You feel like your entire world is collapsing. Does this possibly sound familiar?

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New Year, New Job, New You: How to Start Your New Role Successfully

Posted by Andreea Muntean on Jan 23, 2018 10:11:35 AM

The New Year is the perfect time to reinvent yourself and put your old job (or life as a student if you’re recently graduated) out of sight and out of mind. Now is the time to throw yourself into this next chapter of your life with all you’ve got.

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7 More Books That Will Transform Your Professional Outlook

Posted by Erin Bazinet on Jan 17, 2018 10:01:07 AM

As you start to take on the new year, it's a great time to set your goals of what you want to learn and achieve this year. One way to get motivated is to find a top book that not only provides you with helpful information, but will also inspire you in your career.

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5 Creative Ways to Make Your Personal Brand Shine

Posted by Erin Bazinet on Jan 11, 2018 9:35:39 AM

With the start of the New Year, it’s a great time to take a look at how you’re perceived online. Get a better understanding of your personal brand by reviewing your social media, online profiles, and anything else on the web that you may use in your job search or to advance your career. Regardless of where you are professionally, there are most likely a few things you can do to improve your brand.

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4 Simple Steps to Stop Procrastinating in Your Job Search

Posted by Alyssa Bourne-Peters on Nov 30, 2017 10:30:26 AM

Finding a job can be stressful, and at times, a very long process. We’re all familiar with applying to a number of job postings, and then maybe only hearing back from a few employers. It can be difficult to try and put your best foot forward when you may not be landing every phone screen or interview. However, you need to find the ways you can be more motivated and encouraged in order to remain productive in your search. Follow the next four steps in order to avoid procrastinating in your job search and move the hiring process forward.

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How to Smartly Build a More Professional Wardrobe

Posted by Alyssa Bourne-Peters on Nov 16, 2017 10:43:01 AM

Most of us have gotten used to throwing on a pair of jeans and our favorite t-shirt to head out of the house or run errands. While we may not always think about the outfits we choose to wear, this changes when we need to get dressed for the work place.

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Creative Ways to Add More Structure to Your Work Day

Posted by Robert Harvie on Nov 7, 2017 9:59:50 AM

How many of us in the business world just follow the status quo on a daily basis? We come in with the mindset of accomplishing more than less, but leave at the end of the day feeling defeated and exhausted. It happens to the best of us, but there are ways we can try to eliminate those frenzied days where things just pile up.

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What to Do on Sunday to Prepare for a Successful Week

Posted by Alyssa Bourne-Peters on Oct 19, 2017 10:28:30 AM

For many of us, Sunday night is when you have the harsh realization that your weekend is coming to an end. It’s a time where we know we have to return to waking up early and being productive, which can be a difficult task when you’re coming off of a relaxing weekend. 

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