Career Advice Articles

  • How to Sell Your Big Idea at a Big Company

    How to Sell Your Big Idea at a Big Company

    February 10, 2020

    You have that light bulb moment. Now what? Maybe you’re new to the company or early in your career, but you have a big idea that can impact the business. Is there room for big ideas from people outside of senior leadership at big companies? The short answer is YES. There’s a reason traditional, top-down companies are so big and successful—they hire star...

  • 4 Boss Types—and How to Work with Them

    4 Boss Types—and How to Work with Them

    January 27, 2020

    To get ahead in your career, you can’t sit back and wait for your boss to adapt to you. You need to take the reins and learn how to manage up. Only 30% of bosses adapt to their employees, says Mary Abbajay in How to Manage Your Manager. “Stop waiting for the unicorn and deal with the boss you have,” she says. Managing up isn’t about flattery. It’s about...

  • 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...

  • Overcome imposter syndrome in 3 steps

    Why Self-Doubt May Be Sabotaging Your Career

    November 11, 2019

    Do you ever have that fear that you’ll be found out? That someone will discover you’re not actually as good at your job as people...

  • 9 Steps to Mitigate Your Big Work Mistake

    9 Steps To Mitigate Your Big Work Mistake

    September 23, 2019

    One of the most dreaded conversations is admitting you made a big mistake at work, but the longer you put off this difficult...

  • ultimate form of self care is learning

    The Ultimate Form of Workplace Self-Care: Learning

    September 2, 2019

    We’ve all had tough days at work, whether it’s due to a performance conversation, missing a deadline or a conflict with a manager or...