career-advice

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.

Why You Should Consider a Mentor

Who among us hasn’t heard the buzz about mentoring? It has even coined a new word, the “mentee,” or the recipient of mentoring, formerly known as a protégé or mentoree. The good news is that whatever it’s called, being mentored has significant benefits. Perhaps more surprisingly, being a mentor also provides amazing benefits, for the mentor and for their organization. Read on and you’ll discover the potential benefits afforded to everyone involved.

But what is mentoring precisely? For that answer, we turn to the experts.

5 Things You Need to Know About Negotiating

President John F. Kennedy famously said, “Let us never negotiate out of fear. But let us never fear to negotiate.” And like it or not, the evidence is clear: Although negotiating may make us feel uncomfortable, those who are willing to negotiate have higher incomes and better positions.

Employee Engagement for Fun and Profit

Scavenger hunts, cooking classes and inflatable sumo wrestling. What do they all have in common? They could be the key to greater productivity and profit for you or your business.

Six Effective Ways Managers Can Motivate

By Rick Rapier

“Somebody once said that in looking for people to hire, you look for three qualities: integrity, intelligence, and energy. And if you don’t have the first, the other two will kill you,” explained billionaire Warren Buffett, one of the world’s most successful business leaders

Do You Have The Skills To Be An Entrepreneur?

By Rick Rapier

Poet T.S. Eliot wrote, “Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.” While Eliot lived before business innovators like Steve Jobs, Oprah Winfrey, Lori Greiner, and Daymond John, he might as well have been describing the modern entrepreneur. Entrepreneurs have learned firsthand that by taking risks, they can go quite far.

Q&A with Dr. Peter Bemski

By Rick Rapier

Peter Bemski, Ph.D. was named Dean of Northcentral University’s School of Business and Technology Management (SoBTM) as of July 22, 2014. Dr. Bemski has extensive experience in a range of university and business functions, and earned an M.A. in English Literature at Boston College and earned his doctorate in Educational Leadership and Innovation at the University of Colorado at Denver.

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