6 Helpful Networking Tips

For some, the word “networking” can bring on an immediate wave of anxiety and fear. When you’re at an event filled with various employers and job seekers, it can be overwhelming to know where to start. Those who consider themselves introverts may struggle in these situations since introverts work better in smaller settings. Introverts often […]

7 Lessons For Young Entrepreneurs

Starting a business is hard, and the difficulties often are compounded when you’re a young person beginning the entrepreneurial journey. There are many moving parts and resources you need but may not have access to. Being successful often means learning from those who have already achieved their goals. Having a mentor is an amazing blessing to […]

Networking Tips: How To Work The Room

If you have been to a networking event before, you are well aware of the chaos that can ensue. Everyone is there to meet other people, make connections, and better themselves professionally, yet so often we leave those events not remembering who we talked to! In this blog post, I have outlined the best tactics […]

Giving Effective Employee Evaluations

Evaluating your employees can be a great method for helping managers assess employee performance and for giving feedback on how well an employee executes their job duties. Both parties can benefit immensely from evaluations. Performance evaluations are imperative to company success. They provide room for both parties to gain feedback on what they are doing […]

Master Your Elevator Pitch

Meeting the right person at the right time could help launch your career to the next level! Here’s how to make the most of a chance encounter. Always Be Ready You never know when an opportunity will pop up, which is why it’s essential to have an elevator pitch at your disposal. Spend some time […]

How To Get Over Your Fear Of Networking

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Does the thought of entering a crowded room filled with strangers give you anxiety? Does it make you feel overwhelmed? Networking is a fear many people share. Some would even say it’s one of the scariest steps of finding a job. Whether it’s getting freaked out by small talk or the fear of forgetting someone’s […]

How To Use Relationships and Referrals To Get A Job

Get Ready. Identify what you want to achieve from networking. Are you exploring a new field or just want to learn about it? Do some homework first – research the field, read up on organization websites, and join a professional association so you can be conversant and professional with your contacts. Don’t waste people’s valuable […]

How To Become A Master of Networking

Be Open And Genuine You want people to like you and connect with you because you’re being genuine. Develop a curiosity for others and be open to new relationships where value can be found without letting your ego get in the way. Let people know the impact they’ve had on you. Forget The Elevator Pitch […]

Ways To Improve Company Culture

No matter the size of your company, its industry or your budget, certain environmental and behavioral changes are almost guaranteed to improve your team’s creative output, attract the right talent and ultimately move your company beyond what you can even imagine today. Build an inspired workspace. It all starts with the workspace. In today’s design-centric, […]

5 Ways to Improve Your Resume

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1. CUSTOMIZE FOR THE APPLICATION. Employers who are screening resumes will eliminate any of the generalized resumes submitted. Offer only specific qualifications you have to best perform the job advertised. State your desired job title, for example, physical trainer, and then make all content relevant to performing that job. You should use a customized resume […]