Listen! Listen up!

As a whole, we [society] are growing louder and louder. Because of this, taking the time to be still and just listen is getting pushed out. Listening expert Julian Treasure takes his expertise to TED where he walks us through 5 ways to listen better. As he says: “We...

Remember this one thing on election day…..

As the United States comes to a fast rest tomorrow and votes for our nation’s next president, it is imperative that we as a nation stay united and positive. Whether this election brings you a candidate you love or you are simply voting for someone to keep...

Job seeking mistakes and how to avoid them: for college students

Reality has set in, summer is over. For some of you, it means back to the work grind. For others, it means back to the school grind. And for others, it means job search time. If you are in college you may have realized that mooching off of your parents forever just...

Olympics and Life- How our U.S. athletes can motivate us

More than 200 countries sent over 10,000 athletes to compete in the Rio Summer Olympics. As they come to a close this week, I can’t help but get excited about these amazing athletes and see what motivates them. The first U.S. Olympian we will look at comes from...

Avoid this detrimental interview mistake

Congrats you got the interview! Reality check now….Simply showing up is not enough. One more time: Simply showing up is not enough. Yes, some interviews are less formal so, at times, ‘just showing up’ is okay. But, more often than not, this is a big...

How to quit your job

As we grow and mature our career aspirations may too grow and mature. No opportunity for growth may make you feel stuck or you may just be ready for a change. Leaving your job is a smart move if you do it the right way…doing it the right way is an even smarter...

Putter, putter, putter, pffff….

Life happens. It gets hard. Sometimes it stays hard for a long time. Ever been in that place in life when you stalled out? Not abruptly stalled, more like putter, putter, putter, putter, pffffff. Yes, that one. Things are going well and then slowly you realize you are...

Life Is Like a Game of Baseball

It comes once a year. That time of the year when the sun peaks out a little more, the birds sing their songs of joy, and we American’s dust off our jersey’s and BBQ’s and inhale the succulent smell of hot dogs and beer. It, my friends, is baseball...

Ask yourself: Are you in your own way?

You can go online and find load and loads of research on why you may be sabotaging yourself, why you need to stop, and how to stop. That won’t be this article. I’m going to get down to the studs and stop dancing around the numbers and the reasons why. I’m going to be...

4 searches you NEED to do before your interview

Researching a company before you go in for an interview can give you the confidence you may have otherwise lacked. Just think, if you know the history and background of a company and the hiring team, you can walk in that interview with your head high as you exude...