Workin’ Wednesday (Part 1): What do you know about your career field?

Hello, all! We have officially made it to my 2017 Workin’ Wednesday series! For those who are new here: Two years ago, I started this Workin’ Wednesday series, where I’ve since discussed how to nail the job interview process, how to maximize your resume, how to build your brand and more. This October, I’ll be sharing my knowledge about […]

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My Workin’ Wednesday series starts tomorrow!

For those who don’t know, Workin’ Wednesday is an annual business series I started in October 2015. With each series, I take the time to discuss in depth one main topic. There’s a total of four parts (to align with the four Wednesdays of the month). This year’s topic will be about the entire process of searching for jobs […]

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Using your Paid Time Off

I’ve noticed that a lot of young professionals rarely use their Paid Time Off (or PTO) that’s owed to them. Well, that’s not good. PTO is a rising trend when it comes to work leave policy. When our parents were coming up in the workforce, more than likely, they had a collection of specific leave […]

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The Workin’ Wednesday series is back!

Oh yeah, it’s time to get excited! For those who don’t know, Workin’ Wednesday is an annual business series I started in October of 2015. With each series, I take the time to discuss — in depth — one main topic. There’s a total of four parts (to align with the four Wednesdays in the month). Click below […]

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Feeling blue collar at a white-collar job

picture of a dark office

A note to those who need it: Just stopping in to remind you that are doing a great job and keep up the great work! I realize that working a full-time job can sometimes get…monotonous. And very underrated. If you’re like me, you’ve probably been putting in a lot of extra hours lately. You’ve probably […]

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What you should know about your adult colleagues

It’s common to think that just because someone is older than you, then that makes them more mature or knowledgeable than you. As if, they have all the answers. WRONG. The No. 1 thing you should know about your adult colleagues at work is that they are still learning…just as you are. So no, they […]

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I hate workplace politics.

I really do. Like, why must people have such fragile egos in the workplace? It’s work, not prom. No one is getting crowned king or queen around here. According to Wikipedia, workplace or office politics is defined as: The strategies that people play to gain advantage, personally or for a cause they support. The term […]

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