How to Survive an Open Office Layout as an Introvert

Most of us cut our teeth in a business world where you at least had a cubicle wall between you and your co-worker. Picture it: You finally reach the point where you are about to get your own office, you’ve watched others get an office, you’ve pined for an office....

Where to Sit at a Conference Table…According to Science

You walk into a conference room and you are faced with a HUGE decision… What’s the best seat? Should I sit near the boss? Where in the world should I sit?! Where you sit in a meeting matters WAY more than you think! And science has some great tips for us on...

The 10 Questions Every Interviewer MUST Ask

Hiring is hard. Finding good people is even harder. In this post, I want to give you the best structure for interviewing and the best interview questions. Everyone hires in some way shape or form. Whether you’re are a parent, entrepreneur or homeowner you have...

Business Card Ideas: 5 Ways to Make Yours Awesome

You have an incredible opportunity to supercharge your first impression and your business. It’s small, but packs a punch… it is: Your Business Card! Most people think about their elevator pitch, their LinkedIn profile, their outfit, but they don’t...

How to Network: 18 Easy Networking Tips You Haven’t Heard Before

Imagine this: You’ve just walked into a crowded room full of strangers. Your mission is to meet new people, make friends and build a network. Go! Start networking! This used to be my mission (and nightmare) every time I had to go to a networking event, party or group...

7 Ways to Become a Superstar at Work Without Going Back to School

In today’s information-rich world, there is no reason why going back to school should be the primary way you acquire the knowledge and skills you need to rise up the ranks in your field or to switch careers. There are many alternatives to college to level-up in your...

What is an Intrapreneur?

Do you fantasize about becoming an entrepreneur but love the company you’re working for and would hate to leave it? You don’t have to start your own business to have an entrepreneurial career. Instead, become an intrapreneur. The term “intrapreneurship” was first...

Career Development Plan

As a professional–entrepreneur, intrapreneur or aspiring, how often do you develop goals surrounding your career? How often do you use active energy to think about how you want to evolve and grow professionally?  It’s easy to get swept into the day-to-day...

Managing Up: How to Decode Your Boss’s Behavior

Do you struggle to understand your boss? If you’re working for someone whose actions and demands are a source of frustration and confusion, the problem likely lies not in their behavior, but in your lack of understanding of the personality traits that influence their...

The 6 Best Questions to Ask in An Interview

For my first job interview back in college I was uber prepared for my answers. I had prepped, practiced and scripted. I was ready to tell my stories. But I was NOT ready for this answer: Do you have any questions for me? In fact, she was not asking for an answer, she...
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