CNBC’s 10 Most Regretted College Majors…

Student loan debt is top of mind to many college grads these days. The promise of high paying jobs that would not only cover the debt but also provide a lifetime of satisfaction has left many regretting their majors. CNBC shared the 10 most regretted majors and the 10 majors grads wished they had pursued instead. Dive in to see which of your majors made … Continue reading CNBC’s 10 Most Regretted College Majors…

To Read, To Read, To Build Your Writing Creed. 7 Books On Writing…

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? Photo by Craig Dennis on Pexels.com Every Secret of a Writer’s soul; every experience of his life; every quality of his mind, is written large in his works. ~Virginia Woolf Here are 7 books that will help to strengthen your writing craft: Elements of Style by William Strunk, Jr. Working People Talk About What They do All Day by… Continue reading To Read, To Read, To Build Your Writing Creed. 7 Books On Writing…

HBR’s What Happens When Your Career Becomes Your Identity?

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Is Your Career your identity? What happens when your career becomes your identity? This Happens to so many of us? Here are 3 of the Questions HBR’s contributor Janna Koretz suggest asking yourself. 1. How do you think about your job outside the office? 2. How do you describe yourself? How much of this description is tied to your job,… Continue reading HBR’s What Happens When Your Career Becomes Your Identity?

What Advice Would You Give To Your Younger Self? 17 Professionals Share…

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If you could give advice to your younger self, what would it be? Life changes. We evolve, make decisions, choose careers, relationships, and enlarge our own space to embrace and create our own circle of influence including nuclear families. Recently I came across the common question about life and pondering the changes you would have made if you had the… Continue reading What Advice Would You Give To Your Younger Self? 17 Professionals Share…

Busy Is Good…

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Busy is good. That’s my favorite response to entrepreneurs who express that they are busy. You see, we have all been there when there is nothing to do. No job. No contract. No financial inflow. What frequently follows is sadness, apathy, boredom, inability to meet financial obligations and the list goes on. For sure that ain’t good for our mental… Continue reading Busy Is Good…

Why People Accept Jobs: 9 Reasons…

Is Your Organization Selling what employees want to buy? The question Gallup posed most certainly creates a pause for both the employer who is searching for top talent and the job hunter who comes with his or her own fair share of what they will or will not accept. 9 Reasons Employees Accept Job Offers Here are a few things that top talent seek in … Continue reading Why People Accept Jobs: 9 Reasons…

What Does Success Mean To You?

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Get an education. Become a lawyer, doctor, get a cool career! Marry Prince/Princess Charming. Buy that nice big house. Have the perfect kids. These are some of the wishes that moms and dads often want for their children to Jolt them to success or to Restart. But I have always stressed that you should not let anyone define what success means… Continue reading What Does Success Mean To You?

Career Transition: Bezos Minimization Framework…

The first step towards getting somewhere is to decide that you are not going to stay where you are. J.P. Morgan The Regret Minimization Framework is a simple mental model to minimize the number of regrets in the long run. Jeff Bezos after a conversation with his boss asked himself what he would regret more when he was 80 years old: Trying to build something … Continue reading Career Transition: Bezos Minimization Framework…

Celebrate Achiever, Celebrate in 13 Ways

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The most beautiful things are not associated with money; they are memories and moments. If you don’t celebrate those, they can pass you by. – Alek Wek I love challenges. I set goals, and do everything to accomplish them. Then when I do, I move on to the next goal. As the head of Head of Human Resources for many… Continue reading Celebrate Achiever, Celebrate in 13 Ways

21 Leadership Habits To Avoid

Follow the leader, leader, leader. Not always. Here are Marshall Goldsmith’s 21 habits that derail effective leadership. The need to win at all costs Adding too much value (the desire to add to every discussion) Passing Judgment Making destructive comments Starting with “no”, “but” or “however” (conveys I’m right, you’re wrong) Telling the world how smart we are Speaking when angry Negativity (let me explain … Continue reading 21 Leadership Habits To Avoid

Out There Without Fear: Culture And Dance Anthropology …

Out there without fear Joelle Powe Culture. Dance. Dancehall Music Culture. Dance. Dancehall music. The Study? How does that connect? Curious, I reached out to young 23-year-old filmmaker, Joelle Powe. She shared the intriguing story of her own curiosity that led to her Anthropological Journey through Culture and Dance. A journey of success which exposed her globally to becoming a documentarian. Even before then, she … Continue reading Out There Without Fear: Culture And Dance Anthropology …

When Fear Steps In…

You get the job of your dreams. They said yes! You’re thrilled. Life’s meaningful. Hmmm but what if it’s terrible challenge? What if I can’t do it? Then fear steps in. You engage in a new entrepreneurship venture. You’re excited. All seems well with your business idea. Plans go into place. Then you begin to wonder… can I do it? What if I fail? Then … Continue reading When Fear Steps In…