What is Workplace Bullying and How Can We Stop It Today? - Deb Falzoi

What is Workplace Bullying and How Can We Stop It Today?

Many of us remember the schoolyard bullies who antagonized fellow classmates when we were younger. But unfortunately, bullying isn’t something that disappears after childhood. Indeed, you may find it in what should be a professional, respectful setting. How can you spot workplace bullying in your office? Moreover, how can you heal from it and, even better, prevent it? We spoke …

The 3-Step Approach You Need to Improve Your Online Presence

The 3-Step Approach You Need to Improve Your Online Presence

Every organization and business needs to be visible if they want to attain long-term success. But getting that traction can be difficult, especially early on. How can you increase your online presence? We spoke with Jessica Morrison, an SEO expert for small businesses. She offers her advice on our new podcast, including the three-step approach that will help lift up …

How Can Entrepreneurs Create Their Own Management Blueprint for Success? -- Steve Preda

How Can Entrepreneurs Create Their Own Management Blueprint for Success?

As any entrepreneur can tell you, starting a business is tough! It takes a lot of hard work and time to build it up and gain traction. However, a lesser-known fact? You need to make your business buyable, whether you intend to sell it or not. Don’t believe us? We spoke with Steve Preda, an author and leadership team guide …

How to Foster a Happy Workplace Culture for Your Employees

How to Foster a Happy Workplace Culture for Your Employees

The power of happiness can never be overstated, but did you know that it’s not just something to enjoy in your personal life? Indeed, positivity is also important in the workplace – for employees as well as for the clients and customers you work with. How can you foster a happy workplace culture and ensure that your employees feel good …

Job Searching? How to Make Yourself Visible Using LinkedIn

Job Searching? How to Make Yourself Visible Using LinkedIn

When you’re applying for a job at a large organization, the application process can seem quite impersonal. With online applications that just go into the HR system, it often seems like your application has vanished into thin air. Who are you supposed to follow up with? Have they seen your application? Applying for jobs in this manner can seem daunting, …

Unpaid Internships

Your Labor is Worth the Pay! Put an End to Unpaid Internships

Unpaid internships are a reality for many people entering the workforce. In 2014, the National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) found that 61% of graduating seniors had held at least one internship prior to graduation; 46.5% of those internships were unpaid. People take internships to “get their foot in the door” in the company or field they aspire to …

7 Easy Ways to Deal With the Stress of Working From Home

7 Easy Ways to Deal With the Stress of Working From Home

The recent pandemic has changed our way of living and disturbed our daily routine. As everything is going online – including classes, shopping, and working – this situation has created stress in people in very drastic ways and affected their health. With our busy lives and the pandemic, stress has become ubiquitous. Most men have anxiety, but they do not …

The Most Important Question: Ask “Why” Before Starting a Business

The Most Important Question: Ask “Why” Before Starting a Business

Do you have an exciting business idea you’d like to build into a thriving company? If you’re moving towards becoming an entrepreneur, know that there are several things you should do before starting a business. But the most important item on that to-do list? Ask “why”! In our new podcast, we spoke with Thom King, a serial entrepreneur and the …

keep looking up

Keep Looking Up: How to Tackle Today’s Tough Job Market

Since the Great Recession hit in 2007, finding a job has been a lot harder than it was in years past. Youth unemployment was at 8.9% in August 2017, which is to say nothing of underemployment experienced by young workers, with 51% of millennials reporting underemployment. Even worse, in New York City, young people are earning 20% less than previous generations. Right now you …

5 Steps to Empowering Highly Sensitive People in the Workplace

5 Steps to Empowering Highly Sensitive People in the Workplace

One of the greatest things about a community of people – and society overall – is the rich diversity we see in personalities and working styles. Whether you’re an introvert or an extrovert, whether you’re a creative thinker or someone who is logical and methodological, we all bring unique perspectives and strengths. The same is true of Highly Sensitive People, …

How Professionals Can Stay Focused Even When Work and Life Get Chaotic

How Professionals Can Stay Focused Even When Work and Life Get Chaotic

We all live in a busy world, from our stressful jobs to our generally hectic schedules. How can professionals – from entrepreneurs and CEOs to interns and entry-level workers – stay focused even when amidst the chaos of work? We spoke with Pragito Dove about how meditation can unlock that focus. From relieving us of stress to inspiring a sense …

Winning Edge

What is the Winning Edge to Ensure Career Success?

Regardless of your role, your attitude and willingness to work with others is worth 50% of your position. These two attributes contribute more to the perception of your co-workers, supervisors, and management than any other skill. They give you a winning edge for promotions and leadership opportunities. Attitude is prevalent in your every action. A positive, enthusiastic attitude encourages and …