The future of work is changing. On-demand work in which employees find isolated work (or “gigs”) through online platforms is gradually encompassing a large part of our ever-shifting economy. While primarily associated with ridesharing apps such as Uber, job-seekers can search for, and find, a […]
Given the growing prevalence and popularity of online colleges, adult continuing education, and simply those who are calling their own shots when it comes to their educational and professional timelines, college graduates emerge from a variety of demographics and generations. However, despite your age or […]
Every budding professional or recent college graduate knows the feeling: It’s time to get a job that matters; in other words, one that will help poise you for your long-term career goals.
While current prospects for young job seekers are considerably more promising than they were […]
Today we will be discussing the ins and outs of the professional, well-executed presentation. And perhaps most importantly: an engaging presentation. The facts have been in for a while, and the results are more than a bit grim. Shufflrr, a presentation software company, conducted […]
Not to be confused with the Chief Information Officer, the Chief Data Officer (or CDO) is a C-level corporate executive who plays the valuable role of governing all pertinent data for an organization.
A 2018 survey recently reported that 63.4% of executives from industry heavy-hitters […]
It is not a secret that building a positive and productive workplace culture often starts with inter-employee relationships. If work is an unpleasant place to be, then, generally, people want to spend less time there. If employees are able to form positive bonds, however, then […]
Searching for a job can be incredibly overwhelming, not to mention tedious and time-consuming. While it may be tempting to send a generalized resume to various companies in what seems like an honest effort to broaden your options as much as possible, this isn’t always […]
Successful Professionals Explain How to Create and Present a Case for Job Advancement GalleryAsking for a raise/promotion, Career Advice, Career Advice, Career Development, Employee Communications, Workplace Issues, Workplace issues
Asking for a raise or promotion at work is often an intimidating experience, but it doesn’t necessarily need to be. According to Steve Pritchard, HR manager at Cuuver — a UK-based insurance comparison technology company — requesting any type of advancement proves that you […]
There is a marked difference between tiptoeing around an office of eggshells and being blatantly, even obnoxiously, offensive. In most cases, that line is pretty wide and not terribly difficult to manage. Granted, there are certain areas where words get muddled or a misunderstanding occurs, however, […]
The Skills You Need
While it’s most likely you have heard the term “soft skills” mentioned in today’s job market, it’s quite possible you haven’t explored exactly all it encompasses. According to the Collins English Dictionary, soft skills are the “desirable qualities for certain forms of employment that do not depend […]