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Six Ways to Implement Positive Change on the Job

It’s not rocket science to understand that a happy, positive work environment is more pleasant than one filled with gloom, doom and negativity. It’s also not a stretch to think that a positive workplace can help the bottom line. How does a manager implement positive change to create this upbeat corporate culture if it’s not in place now?

Is Project Management for Me?

Over the next decade, project management is slated to grow by more than $6 trillion globally. Clearly, this is a lucrative field with job stability, but how do you know if you have the personality and attributes to maximize this opportunity?

Are You an Entrepreneur? When Do You Quit Your Full-Time Job?

So you had a passion and started a widget factory in your basement. With a lot of hard work and a little luck, your little widget business now has a steady clientele and is making some money. Is it time for you to leave your full-time job and become a full-time entrepreneur?

6 Tips for Making a Mid-Life Career Shift

There are no shortage of people who dream about having a different career or job, but few people act on their desire to do something different for a variety of reasons that often boil down to one word: fear.

The Top 5 Ways to Score the Big Promotion

We’re a society always looking towards what’s next - be it a new car, new house, a new relationship or a new job. We go to school and college with the expectation that it will set us on a certain career path. But just getting your first job won’t secure your climb up the career ladder. You have to work for it and position yourself to be promoted.

10 Ways to Nail Your First Management Job

You pursued a degree to enable yourself to move up to management and executive levels in your career. Now that you have the degree and a new management position to go with it, a sinking feeling of fear overtakes you as you realize you’ve never managed anyone. Besides drawing from what you learned in school, consider these Top 10 Tips for New Managers.

Tips for Reigniting Your Career


We all get to that point in our career where we think, “Is this all there is?” If you’ve reached this stage, it’s time to take stock and learn how to reignite your current career or determine it’s time for a change.

Corey Carpenter, Associate Director for Legal Affairs at NCU and a student at the university pursuing his doctorate in business administration, gives us his Top 10 Tips for Reenergizing Your Career:

5 Ways to Find Your Passion

According to a 2013 Gallup poll, only 13 percent of people worldwide like their job and feel emotionally connected to it.

Those are some mighty grim numbers given that we work over half of our waking hours each day! Given the amount of time we spend at work, isn’t it imperative that we actually do something we love?

It seems like an easy question to answer. “What do you dream of doing?,” however, is a question many stumble over and struggle with.

Benefits of an MAMFT with an LGBTQ specialization

As a result of the Supreme Court ruling making same sex marriage legal nationwide, the LGBTQ community has been in the spotlight.

As these new couples enter marriage, it’s inevitable they’ll experience many of the same challenges as heterosexual married couples do, and one day may end up on the therapist’s couch.

Ten Tips for a Stellar LinkedIn Profile

The job hunt has changed. It’s not just about your resume. Today it’s about your online profile. 94% of recruiters look at social media during the hiring process. While managing your reputation on all social networks is important, LinkedIn is THE business social networking site.

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