Employee burnout is an epidemic across the nation. In this insightful TedTalk, Ashley Whillans discusses the importance of setting boundaries to maintain a healthy work / life balance. Whillans provides three rules that we can all implement to achieve harmony between our personal lives and business duties. Studies show employees who establish confines around their… Read more »
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How To Embrace Emotions At Work
Emotions are especially heightened due to the current climate of the world. Liz Fosslien discusses why it is important to address feelings in the workplace. Using selective vulnerability, Liz explains why a certain level of sharing will improve your relationships at work.
Looking for a job? Highlight your ability, not your experience.
Resumes only explain what you have done, show them what you can do! “We need employers to let go of outdated hiring practices and embrace new ways of identifying and cultivating talent, and candidates can help by learning to tell their story in powerful and compelling ways”
TEDTalk Tuesday – How to speak so that people want to listen
Julian Treasure dives in on how to speak powerfully to make change. He starts out by explaining the “seven deadly sins” of speaking or habits. Things like; gossip, judging, negativity, complaining, excuses, lying and dogmatism make his list of speaking habits to stay away from. On the flip side, there are essential foundations to build… Read more »
The key to growth? Race with the machines
As machines take on more jobs, many find themselves out of work or with raises indefinitely postponed. Is this the end of growth? No, says Erik Brynjolfsson — it’s simply the growing pains of a radically reorganized economy. A riveting case for why big innovations are ahead of us … if we think of computers… Read more »
How to find work you love
While building your resume, gaining experience, and learning new skills are all inherently valuable on your career path, what is it all for if you don’t find work you love doing? In this week’s TEDTalk, Scott Dinsmore reflects on the worst career advice he ever received and how he chased his passion. How do you… Read more »