3 Secrets To Working Less And Getting More Done

We all know the feeling that there simply aren’t enough hours in the day. As a professor, I’m responsible for teaching new...

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5 Key Presentation Skills To Master

I’ve spent the past five years working for Nielsen, the world’s largest marketing research firm that helps media and consumer products companies...

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How To Make a Difference No Matter Where You Work

You might call me a risk-taker, and you wouldn’t be wrong. But risk-taking has allowed me to explore opportunities, challenge my world...

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5 Things You Can Do to Learn the Most From Your Mentor

Whether it’s through my day job working in communications and public relations at FCB Global or my post as an adjunct professor...

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Why Being Vulnerable at Work Is a Good Thing

Let’s be honest… No matter how successful or advanced, every pro was once an amateur. At some point, they needed the one...

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Want To Become A Mentor? Start By Reading This

As the senior associate of mentors and volunteers at the nonprofit Chicago Scholars, I work to recruit, train and manage a large...

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6 Ways to Feel As Confident As A CEO

At the beginning of my career, I seriously lacked confidence. It didn’t matter how smart I knew I was or how many...

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5 Ways To Build Momentum

Fans of the Alice in Wonderland series may recall a famous quote from Lewis Carroll’s Through The Looking-Glass. In it, the Red Queen remarks,...

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“I Quit Running Away From Who I Was”: How Israel Ortega Turned His Immigrant I…

Throughout my childhood, young adulthood, and even my early years in the professional world, I tried my hardest to deny my immigrant...

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How To Learn From A Bad Interview

The interview component of your job search can be the most stressful part of the process. It can be an intense and...

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From Engineer To Marketing Exec: What I Learned From Pulling Off A Career 180 – Twice

I like to say there are three stages to landing a dream job: The wonder phase, where you first discover the thing...

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How To Handle Workplace Microaggressions

Picture this: You’ve graduated from school and landed a fantastic new job. Every day, you walk into the office confident in your...

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