Advancing Your Career Articles

  • These are the 10 things you should do in the first month of starting a new job.

    The 10 Things You Should Do In The First 30 Days of a New Job

    September 2, 2019

    The first month of a new job is often a nerve-wracking experience. There are new people. New customs. Abbreviations you don’t know. And, the whole time you are wondering if you are making a good impression, if you are doing the right things and if your boss really likes you. Well, we are here to help. In her LinkedIn Learning course What to Do in the First 90...

  • 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...

    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...

  • 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...