Land a new job by learning from man’s best friend

My family and I got a new dog last weekend. We always prefer rescuing a dog from an animal shelter and this was no exception to that lifelong practice. While it’s very difficult to go into an animal shelter knowing you are likely going to have to say “no” to all but one dog, you still hope to find...

Is your business ready to hire and train the workforce of the future?

With the introduction of the industrial revolution 4.0, there is one definite thing in store for businesses. Change is coming. Due to technological advancement, businesses will need to adapt according to the needs of the new world. And this will require companies to be properly prepared to hire and...

It’s never too late to find the job of your dreams [A Real-Life Story]

Are you one of the many people that work in a job that you don’t particularly like, or even detest? Do you spend your day wondering how, one day, you might find the job of your dreams?

Dynamic Mentoring - The difference between winning and losing in the workplace

Don't go it alone. If you are envisioning moving up the corporate ladder into a position of authority, finding a mentor as early as possible can be the key to accomplishing your goal. We can have all the ambition in the world, but without a plan and some guidance from someone who has been there, we...

Having enough in the tank to be a top performer

Have you ever started a new job raring to go, just knowing you are going to set the standard for top performers? The question is, how do you sustain top performance? What are some of the keys to keep enough proverbial “gas in the tank” to perform at your best every day? Knowing yourself including...

3 Things to Learn From Judy in Zootopia

Career Development Advice From a Cute Little Bunny Do you believe that “anyone can be anything?” That’s my favorite quote from the recent Disney movie Zootopia. If you watched the movie, I’m sure you loved Judy’s confidence, diligence, and self-awareness.

The Pokémon Go Guide to Job Hunting

A few days ago, I came across Thomas Bourgault’s post, 8 things Pokémon Go can teach us about talent acquisition. It’s a fun and interesting read that inspired me to connect job hunting with this game. When I look back at what I have experienced while job hunting, I found plenty of similarities to...

With Self-Awareness Comes an Increased Interview IQ

Liberal Arts Students Learn How to Articulate Themselves at Young Age If ever there were a time to develop self-awareness, we would wish it to be the college years. Then this journey towards self-awareness and potential self-acceptance would give young adults entering the job force a distinct...

Indigo Project Inspiring Students to Determine Career Aspirations

Workshops Help Expose Ideal College Majors, Settings

Career Discovery in Place as Teens Set Lifelong Foundation

Through DISC, VAAs Help High Schoolers Discover Unique Skills