Category: Career Development

SMART Goals: Importance, Benefits, and How to Write Them

For those looking to grow, get ahead, and keep their focus, goal setting is a natural part of life—both personally and professionally. SMART Goals help you measure how far you’ve come, encourage you to stay motivated, and give you a reason to keep pressing forward. If you’ve ever tried setting or reaching a goal before, […]

How To Easily Build Connections Early In Your Career

In today’s competitive job market, networking is more critical than ever. More importantly, it’s vital to make sure you’re connecting with the right people. You never know when a professional relationship with another person is going to come in handy in your career.   The sooner you start building a network of connections for yourself, […]

How To Choose The Right Career Path

Growing up, many people feel certain of what job they’d like to have when they’re older. As time goes on, however, they sometimes become less sure of themselves and may start to change their mind regarding their career path. Many go into college declaring their major as ‘undecided’ and have little idea as to what […]

Overcoming Struggles Employees Face When Working From Home

Working from home can cause you to lose your sense of motivation. Mondays feel even more unbearable than you remember, and you look forward to the weekends more than usual. It’s suddenly easier to procrastinate and put deadlines off or wait until the last minute to get everything done. The issues and tasks that felt […]

Five Jobs That Will Be In Demand By 2022

For those still in school, choosing a career path that can land you jobs fairly quickly is usually of importance. You have probably taken at least some time to research how your current skills and passions align with the job market. Is there sufficient demand for what you can bring to the table? Or are […]

Top Challenges Recent Graduates Encounter

1. Lack of Experience Many recent graduates will find that they need work experience to land a certain job but need a job to gain that experience. Even entry-level positions will often require a particular level of experience that most recent graduates will not be able to meet. This puts the person in a frustrating […]

Professional Development: 7 Ways To Grow

We all have the potential to be great, whether in our personal lives or professionally in our careers. That excellence is just waiting to be tapped, but only a few are willing to take the steps that will lead them there. So often we question ourselves and say, “Yes, we can always do more and […]

Here’s How You Can Easily Transition To A New Job

Congratulations! You’ve finally made it through the interview process, and you’ve been selected for the position. Now it’s time to settle into your position and face the challenges of yet another organization, and get hired for the job.   Time to learn all the rules, find where you fit in with the team, and learn […]

Gaining Confidence In Your Career

Few things sell quite like confidence does. There is something both refreshing and captivating about people who walk into a room and are nothing but sure of themselves. You can be the most driven person in the world, but if you’re full of doubt, it’s not likely to get you anywhere in your career. In […]

10 Tips To Help You Move Up The Ladder At Work

Moving up the ladder at work to advance your career is perhaps more difficult than ever. Here are some tips to help you make it happen. 1. Have a Clear Goal in Mind Accomplishing a lofty goal like career advancement is never an easy feat but it will be much more difficult, if not impossible, […]