Here Comes Careertopia!

We’ve noticed something. And we simply can’t ignore it anymore. Over the past few months, we’ve been paying special attention to reader feedback, blog comments, our social media conversations, and news stories about employee job dissatisfaction. These sources have revealed that you are likely looking for something. In some cases, desperately hunting it. And just…

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Rock That Job Interview Like Wonder Woman

Did you know that standing like Wonder Woman – feet apart, hands on hips, gaze slightly upward – before your job interview can increase your chance of success? Or that kicking back in a feet up, hands-behind-your-head position helps you exude more confidence and express yourself more authentically a few minutes later? But the secret…

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Six Steps to Boost Your Confidence

When your confidence goes up, your competence goes up. Confidence is the single most important human ability. In fact, all other desirable abilities need confidence as a foundation. People with confidence can overcome, learn, transform and accomplish anything. And, like any ability, confidence can be learned, mastered and applied any time you start to feel…

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Non-Sucky Team Building Events? Yes, Please!

Uh-oh. It’s that time of year again. When the boss sends out a chirpy email informing you about an upcoming team building event. You fear it could take some illegal stimulants to keep you from nodding off during yet another whiteboard problem solving exercise. Yes, traditionally, team building exercises have consisted of little more than…

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5 Ways to Increase Your Job Satisfaction

How satisfied are you at work? While many employees today are grateful to have a paycheck in a tight economy, that doesn’t mean job satisfaction is off the charts. Management may have little time or inclination to bolster your satisfaction levels; it’s sometimes up to you. So here are five ways to help move you…

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