Advancing Your Career Articles

  • To be seen as a leader at work, you need to embody these qualities.

    If You Have These 6 Traits, People Will See You as a Leader (Regardless of Your Position)

    August 12, 2019

    You don’t need to be in management to be a leader within the organization. There are many ways to demonstrate leadership and potential for growth in your organization. Elizabeth and Lisa Earle McLeod cover it fully in Leading without Formal Authority. Here are 6 ways to ensure people see you as a leader: 1. Actively listen to colleagues. People tend to think...

  • These are relatively simple things that'll boost your reputation at your work.

    6 Things That’ll Improve Your Reputation at Work

    July 15, 2019

    What do people really think of you at work? I don’t know about you, but just thinking about that question makes me feel a little insecure. And I’m sure many of you have a similar response as myself, being, "I don’t know, they think good of me… I hope?". Of course, you can’t control how other people think about you. But there are a few relatively simple things...

  • Speaking to yourself in the third-person can boost your confidence at work. Paul has tired and and Paul know it works.

    The (Seemingly Ridiculous) Brain Hack That'll Boost Your Confidence – Paul Loves It

    June 24, 2019

    How would you like to be more confident? To have the belief in yourself that you can close that big deal, take on that big project and/or get that promotion you know you deserve? Your best bet – copy Jimmy. For those of you who aren’t obsessed with Seinfeld (shame on you), longtime Harvard Neuroscientist Srini Pillay has a brain hack that’s as effective as it is...

  • What courses are on your #SummerLearningList?

    10 New LinkedIn Learning Courses to Add to Your ...

    June 10, 2019

    It’s summer. Which means time on the beach, time on an airplane flying somewhere cool, time in a car driving somewhere fun; even time...

  • See the most popular job among college graduates – and how to get them.

    The Most Popular Jobs Among New Graduates – And How to Get ...

    May 20, 2019

    Graduating college is one of the biggest moments in a career. It represents a massive transition, from student life to the...

  • Asking yourself these questions will help you define your purpose at work.

    3 Questions That'll Help You Claim Your Purpose at Work

    April 29, 2019

    Do you know what your true purpose at work is? This might seem like a touchy-feely question or a nice-to-have, as opposed to a...