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Summary Sunday: Confident and Mentally Strong

We all need a little pick-me-up and boost to our self-confidence once in awhile. The articles with the most views, shares and retweets this week prove this point. So, there are worth re-sharing here just in case you missed them. 8 Scientifically-Backed Ways to Feel More Confident (Even If You're Not) via Huffington Post Stand [...]

Summary Sunday: Let’s Talk, Shall We?

Communication is vital to your success during job search AND your career. Here are three articles to help you get better results in almost any situation! My Summary Sunday pulls together some of my favorite tweeted articles from the past week or so (follow me on Twitter and you can gain instant access, if you [...]

7 Ways To Earn Your Promotion

What is the real secret to getting promoted? As you know, there are a limited number of slots. So how does your boss decide who gets promoted? Have you noticed any pattern or trends within your organization around who is picked and what skills and traits got them there? Perhaps it looks like promotions are a [...]

3 Ways To Invest In Your Future

Investing in your future doesn't take a lot of money, technical savvy or time, but you do need to know where to start. There are three important things you'll want to do to manage your reputation whether you are a new graduate or a seasoned professional. Your career security isn't about luck, it is about [...]

80 Must-Follow Twitter Accounts 2014

I culled and mulled this list because I wanted it to be genuinely valuable to you and not a popularity contest. (Some of that will always exist, I suppose, given the nature of social media!) Creating this list, like last year, was difficult. There are so many people and resources I turn to for great content [...]

Motivation Monday: Prime the Pump

You are likely familiar with this idiom, prime the pump. So what does this have to do with your career? It's means give to get. It means build it before you need it. It the broadest terms, it means "to encourage the growth or action of something." That something is your network. All too often people [...]