According to a LinkedIn study, 89% of bad hires typically lack soft skills such as creativity, persuasion, teamwork, collaboration, adaptability, and time management. Communication, empathy, teamwork, worth ethic and leadership are some of the necessary skills to advance in your career. These skills go beyond the technical skills needed for a job but enhance career success. Continue reading
Thinking about switching careers? You’re not alone. Sometimes these thoughts can trickle in when you’re not happy with your job or sometimes you just want to see what else is out there. Continue reading
One of the most valuable opportunities you can have in your career is mentorship. Having a mentor to help you navigate growth opportunities and support you at any stage of your career will truly help you learn and develop in your role, especially in today’s world where in-person interactions are more limited than before. Continue reading
After more than a year of working from home for many professionals, it is now time for some of us to start preparing for a daily commute and workdays spent outside of the home. Continue reading
Our workplaces are comprised of individuals from different backgrounds and cultures, and everyone – no matter their gender, race, ability, or sexual orientation – wants to feel included and supported in their surroundings. Continue reading
Remote workers are more likely to feel that they are working more hours every day (39%) compared with office-based workers (31%), according to slack. Continue reading
Looking back, living and working during a pandemic was certainly not something we expected we’d have to adapt to in 2020. Continue reading
Although the first Thanksgiving took place in October 1621, it wasn’t declared a federal holiday until more than 200 years later. In 1863, President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed it the official day of thanks in an effort to raise spirits and camaraderie during the tough days of the American Civil War.