Rachel Lefkowitz

Posts by Rachel Lefkowitz

  • how to get out of a work rut

    When You’re Stuck In a Career Rut, Try Doing This

    January 6, 2020

    You regularly experience the ‘Sunday Scaries.’ You’re bored at the office. You get frustrated more easily and your work is suffering. These are telltale signs that you’re stuck in a rut.  It’s human nature: working with the same people on the same projects day in and day out can feel repetitive—like you’re getting stagnant. And it happens to nearly all of us at...

  • Avoid these 3 critical networking mistakes

    3 Critical Networking Mistakes—and How to Avoid Them

    December 23, 2019

    A strong network can help you land a new job, find a mentor, or launch a new career path. Your network is your dream team—people who have your back and are vital to your career growth, job satisfaction, and personal development.  But let’s face it: whether you’re a young professional just breaking into an industry or a seasoned pro searching for your next move,...

  • 5 Tips to Be More Productive—And Kick Off the Holidays Stress-free

    5 Tips to Be More Productive—And Kick Off the Holidays Stress-free

    December 16, 2019

    It’s that time of year to make your list and check it twice—your to-do list that is. When you’re preparing for a vacation or heading out for the holidays, it can feel like a mad rush to get everything done. But it doesn’t have to.  To avoid carrying your to-do list into the holidays, don’t focus on how busy you are. Focus on how productive you can be. This post...

  • The biggest learning trends of 2019 and how it can help you in your career

    What Your Peers Learned in 2019—And How it Can Help You Get...

    December 9, 2019

    As 2019 comes to a close, we reflect on the goals we had, the plans we made, and the lessons we learned. What did the world learn this...

  • free yourself from a micromanager

    Free Yourself from a Micromanager with These 5 Strategies

    December 9, 2019

    Working with micromanagers can be soul-crushing. When they’re constantly checking in or hovering, they make it difficult to get things...

  • 2 girls writing emails people will read

    How to Write Emails that Busy People Will Actually Read—And...

    December 2, 2019

    The average office worker receives 121 emails per day. They skim and scan to keep up, and have zero patience for emails that are too...