Category: Career Building

7 Ways to Set Achievable Career Goals

First, take an idea, a hope, a dream. Next, turn that idea into a goal. Finally, turn that goal into reality.  Sounds simple enough, doesn’t it?  The truth is, it can be! But how do you get there? Well, the first step is taking your wildest dreams and making them into concrete, achievable goals. Taking…
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How I Can Quiet My Negative Thoughts Through Writing

One of the biggest challenges and struggles most people today are facing is to find inner peace and embrace positivity. We have so many things going on in our lives that it’s hard to step back and give ourselves a chance to enjoy life. However, there are ways for you to work on quieting your…
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How to Choose Accessories for Your Business Attire

When you’re getting ready to see your friends, you’ll grab the earrings and the layered necklace you’re most fond of, no internal monologue, no second-guessing, no time wasted. You know what you’re in the mood for, you already know your wardrobe well enough and you know how to mix and match. Then this new job…
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8 Great Tips for Working Remotely

If you’re like most people, you’ll love working from home. However, it definitely makes a change from traditional office work. As long as you are prepared and have the right mind set, you’ll be able to see the benefits right away.  Of course some of the benefits are pretty tangible. Work from home statistics say…
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Returning to Work After a Career Break

Career breaks are normal occurrences in the corporate world. Sometimes you plan your break, some other times you are forced by circumstances to take a break. Either way, you will need to prepare yourself thoroughly for a comeback to your stagnated career; otherwise, you will struggle to get your vibe back. And, of course, as…
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Three Ways Professionals Can Survive Work on a Newborn Sleep Schedule

Having a newborn is a wonderful blessing. There’s no doubt about it. The soft, cozy cuddles, the cooing sounds, and the endless procession of cute faces can be too much to handle sometimes. Becoming a parent for the first time (or even again after a long break) can be an incredible adventure, but it’s not…
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Communication Tips for a Leader: Preventing and Dealing With Workplace Conflicts

When it comes to being a leader in the workplace, avoiding conflict is impossible. Hiding your head in the sand like an ostrich is equally not acceptable. The best way to deal with conflicts is to face them head-on and resolve them as quickly as you can. Conflicts are usually brought on by many factors,…
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3 Degrees That Can Help You Start a Successful Business

If you’re considering starting your own business but you’re already in a degree program or you’re considering getting a degree in something that can help you start and have a successful business, here are three degrees you should consider.  Accounting   Businesses succeed by knowing and understanding the financial bottom line, what they need to do…
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5 Female-Led Podcasts All Girl Bosses Should Listen To

Being a fearless female entrepreneur or girl boss doesn’t always come easy. Whether you’re putting the hours in at a startup, or climbing up the corporate ladder, we could all do with some help and encouragement from time to time. Podcasts are a brilliant way to find a network of supportive and creative women who…
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Working From Home: How It Benefits Both Employees And Employers

Whether you call it teleworking, telecommuting, or remote work, working from home is a growing alternative for businesses. But why are some employees and employers opting for work-from-home arrangements and what are the advantages? And what are some of the job you can do from home? Benefits of working from home for employees Working from…
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