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Worked at Red Lobster? Put that on your resume. Article

Worked at Red Lobster? Put that on your resume.

Years ago, when Sara Price moved to Chicago, she waited tables while trying to build an…

“That’s not in my job description.” Wrong. Vet the job before you land the job. Article

“That’s not in my job description.” Wrong. Vet the job before you land the job.

There are many follies within job descriptions, but if you better understand them, you can avoid…

What can you do if your boss is a psychopath? Article

What can you do if your boss is a psychopath?

Believe it or not, but you may have a corporate psychopath as a boss. Learn how…

The siren call of customer service Article

The siren call of customer service

Most of us have never thought of customer service as a career... even when customer service…

Everyone is welcome here: making space for sanctuary in the workplace Article

Everyone is welcome here: making space for sanctuary in the workplace

We've heard about sanctuary cities, but what about sanctuary in the workplace? More employees are asking…

“Don’t react, respond” and other work conflict resolutions Article

“Don’t react, respond” and other work conflict resolutions

Don't react, respond. Those are hard words to live by when you are in a conflict…

Office politics: players gonna play and haters gonna hate Article

Office politics: players gonna play and haters gonna hate

Every company has office politics. But some companies and some employees know how to use office…

Why you’re no longer buzzed about office happy hour Article

Why you’re no longer buzzed about office happy hour

Office happy hours were once the best way to connect with coworkers. Some say they've gotten…

Working moms need a new F-word: flexibility Article

Working moms need a new F-word: flexibility

No matter the advancements we make in technology, workplace policies, and legislation, it can still be…

There’s a fresh dad in the cubicle near you Article

There’s a fresh dad in the cubicle near you

New moms usually get all the attention. Flowers, baby showers, and time off from work. But…

Why you need a sister wife in the workplace Article

Why you need a sister wife in the workplace

No matter where you are located, or what company you work for, a work sister wife…

Think you have diversity covered? Think again. Diversity is more than skin deep. Article

Think you have diversity covered? Think again. Diversity is more than skin deep.

Many companies think they are making diversity strides. But diversity is more than skin deep. Look…

The new rules and expectations shaping today’s workplace Article

The new rules and expectations shaping today’s workplace

Today's workplace is very different than it was years ago, and likely different than what it…

Those needy Millennials. Now they want hugs, too? Article

Those needy Millennials. Now they want hugs, too?

Are needy Millennials getting needier? Not only do they want coffee, gym memberships, and lots of…

On a mission to find your mission? It doesn’t have to be that hard. Article

On a mission to find your mission? It doesn’t have to be that hard.

At some point in our career and life, we question what we are doing. For most,…

15 tips for working across time zones Article

15 tips for working across time zones

Working across time zones can be tricky. Here are some tips to make it easier.

Are you too old to pivot? Not when armed with a plan and a glue stick. Article

Are you too old to pivot? Not when armed with a plan and a glue stick.

A vision board may be the right tool to help you plan your pivot—your move to…

What comes next? How to overcome professional failure and career setbacks. Article

What comes next? How to overcome professional failure and career setbacks.

Overcome professional failure or a career setback by following these four tips.

Empowering your team: kindness in customer service Article

Empowering your team: kindness in customer service

Being nice plays a big part in customer service. So start empowering your teams to embark…

Work to give, give to work Article

Work to give, give to work

Workplace volunteering is a great way to get more employees involved, without them having to prioritize…