Career Strategy

Doing Good Work Matters More Than Your Personal Brand

There’s still a lot of chat on the topic of personal branding. Particularly for people just entering the...

When I Started Focusing on the Right Things

My husband recently summed up a work-life conversation, saying, “It’s a funny thing, but when you start focusing...

How The Wrong People Get Promoted And How To Change It

Research reveals that companies consistently choose the wrong people for management roles. Here's what you can do to...

Is Work-Life Balance Dead? Depends on Which Generation You Ask FINAL

Is striking a balance between work and life a priority for you?  You are not alone. 45 percent...

MOOCs: Growing In Popularity Every Day

MOOCs (Massive Open Online Course) are growing in popularity every day. Not surprisingly, because these are educational courses...

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Why all of the confusion about what is assertive behavior versus aggressive behavior? Please allow me to share...

Networking: The Path To Becoming A Brand Ambassador

How many networking events do you participate in monthly? One? More than five? Do you loathe and avoid...

I’m Betting on “Weak Links” for My Next Career Move: You Should Too

How we explore next steps in our career paths has changed over the years. That shouldn't come as...

The Benefits of Professional Development -- “In Real Life”

While technology has expanded the ways and means through which HR professionals can continue their education, the most...

Overcoming the Fear of Feedback

Mary considers herself to be a good manager. Whenever one of her employee’s is struggling with an assignment...