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Making The Grade: Is Grad School Right?

Making The Grade: Is Grad School Right?

How to decide if graduate school is the right move for you Is grad school right for me? The decision to apply to graduate school is a big one. All…

Confidence Up, Stress Level Down

Confidence Up, Stress Level Down

How doing one simple thing can change your life One thing that can change your career, even your life is to always be open to new ideas. But, that’s not…

Passed Up For A Promotion?

Passed Up For A Promotion?

How to handle being passed over for a promotion No one likes feeling overlooked, passed over, or rejected—particularly when it comes to an opportunity that you really wanted. Yet each…

Stepping Into Leadership

Stepping Into Leadership

How to succeed as a new supervisor or manager You’ve been a stellar team member, and now you’ve been tapped to take on your first management role. Whether you’re supervising…

Three Career Strategies To Raise Your Profile

Three Career Strategies To Raise Your Profile

Being good at your job isn’t the best career strategy At a recent conference I sat in the audience and listened to someone tell me that “being good at your job is…

The Trick To Tooting Your Own Horn

The Trick To Tooting Your Own Horn

How to promote yourself without bragging “Get out there and sell yourself.” “Toot your own horn.” “Develop your personal brand and let people know about it.” You often hear this…

Make The Most Of The Holiday Season

Make The Most Of The Holiday Season

Five ways to shine without short-circuiting We all attend business events that are dressed up like social occasions. For some of us it’s the local Chamber of Commerce’s after-hours networking.…

Fear Of Speaking Holding You Back?

Fear Of Speaking Holding You Back?

How to handle your nerves before and during a presentation When asked about our greatest fears, surveys often show public speaking at the top of the list—sometimes above fear of…

Are You Fine? Or Are You F.I.N.E.?

Are You Fine? Or Are You F.I.N.E.?

It’s not a sign of failure when you need to ask for some help Last week I was sick. Although, I hate being sick it does have a few advantages.…

“Follow Your Heart” What One CEO Would Tell Her Younger Self

“Follow Your Heart” What One CEO Would Tell Her Younger Self

Interview with Julie Smolyansky CEO of Lifeway Foods A lot of kids go into the family business. Most of them don’t end up taking over the family business while still…