7 Daily Reminders To Help You Succeed

Avatar by Chelsea Olson · Published Feb 12, 2019 · Last updated Feb 12, 2019

Positive affirmations are sometimes attributed to spiritual gurus, hipsters, and yogis but the truth is, there is mounting evidence that positive thinking indeed affects the way we perform. However, there is a trick to these affirmations. In business, every organization has a mission statement and no matter where one is…

What Does It Mean to Be Transparent in Your Work?

Avatar by Chelsea Olson · Published Jan 15, 2019 · Last updated Jan 15, 2019

Transparency is becoming an ever more popular buzzword in many businesses and many industries–but do you really understand what it means? What is Transparency? Transparency, in business, means offering a clear, honest assessment about what’s going on within one’s work. Transparency, in many ways, starts with a simple shift in…

Is your LinkedIn profile ready for 2019?

Avatar by Chelsea Olson · Published Jan 8, 2019 · Last updated Jan 8, 2019

LinkedIn is all about connecting, but before we connect, we look for what we have in common. That’s the key to putting together an updated profile that jump-starts conversation and inspires people to trust you, contact you and, ultimately, connect with you. Think of your profile as a way to…

Why Learning is so Important to your Career

Avatar by Chelsea Olson · Published Nov 28, 2018 · Last updated Nov 28, 2018

No matter how successful we become, staying curious and continuing our learning can create an even more fulfilling career and life. With the exponential growth of technology, now more than ever, continued learning is vital to sustaining a successful career. Many of today’s professionals yearn for the opportunity to continue…

Thanksgiving: A Time for Gratitude

Avatar by Chelsea Olson · Published Nov 20, 2018 · Last updated Nov 20, 2018

When projects pile up and complex needs arise, it can be easy to lose sight of gratitude in one’s work. Thanksgiving is a particularly valuable time to re-evaluate one’s attitude when it comes to particular areas of work. There are a few reasons why gratitude can be an effective way…

5 Best Ways to Handle Change in the Workplace

Avatar by Chelsea Olson · Published Nov 12, 2018 · Last updated Nov 12, 2018

“Change can either challenge or threaten us. Our beliefs pave your way to success or block you.” — Marsha Sinetar Change is inevitable, ongoing, and occasionally all-consuming. And it’s true: depending on your attitude to change, it can either challenge you to reach new heights, or threaten you to the…

Networking Conversation Tips: 7 Ways to Start a Conversation

Avatar by Chelsea Olson · Published Oct 23, 2018 · Last updated Oct 23, 2018

November is a conference-heavy month, with many opportunities for networking. In order to effectively make new connections, however, you have to know how to get the conversation started. Try some of these eight conversation starters to begin the conversation at your next networking event. Starter #1: News Events Before heading…

Is Technology Killing Human Interaction?

Avatar by Chelsea Olson · Published Oct 16, 2018 · Last updated Oct 16, 2018

Technology has given every industry across the globe, many ways to save time, resources, and money. It has increased the range that organizations have to reach across the world in bigger, better ways. However, there are some aspects of technology that may need to be more closely examined. While the…

9 Soft Skills You Need for Your Career

Avatar by Chelsea Olson · Published Oct 9, 2018 · Last updated Oct 9, 2018

Most people are adept with their hard skills: talents and abilities that are usually verifiable by a certification or degree that we have worked to obtain and put in our professional repertoire. Hard skills are those that we have training in and specialize in such as data analysis, computing, or mathematics….

How AI Could Be Good For The Workplace

Avatar by Chelsea Olson · Published Oct 2, 2018 · Last updated Oct 2, 2018

As artificial intelligence becomes more and more integrated into our daily lives, everyone seems to have a theory about how it will affect our future. AI refers to the way a machine thinks or replicates the intelligence of a human being. Computers are gaining the ability to learn and solve…