Sponsors vs. Mentors: What’s the Difference & Why It Matters

Mentorships help professionals learn about their fields and roles from senior practitioners.  Mentors serve as advisors, helping mentees shape their ambitions and…

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Why Digital Networking Is the New Business Card

Business cards are a waste of money. There, I said it. I know they can look really cool — metal, gold-leaf, embossed,…

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Taking Time Away From the Workforce? Here’s How to Protect Your Career

Whether you’re taking a break from the workforce to look after a child, care for a loved one or recover from an illness…

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13 Mistakes to Avoid at Your Next Networking Event

How good are your networking skills, really? Are you gaining awesome connections at every event, or do you leave with a handful…

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Why December Is the Best Month to Find A Job

Believe it or not, December is one of the best months to find a job. Sure the store discounts, holiday festivities, and…

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What to Never Say When Networking

Networking used to be organic. You went to a gathering of like-minded people in your community, or to lunch with individuals the…

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These Are Email Templates To Use When You Want To Ask For An Introduction

Throughout the course of your career, there will be times when you need to ask for an introduction — even when you don’t want to. Whether you’re a…

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How to Get Noticed By Leadership (Without Sucking Up)

If you’re truly interested in working your way up in your career, one of the best things that you can do is…

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8 Networking Strategies You Haven’t Thought of Yet

You know the drill: Reach out to a friend of a friend, compliment her career, ask her for a coffee date, and…

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Attending A Conference? Here’s How To Walk Away With A Solid Network

The inherent problem with attending an industry-related conference is that all or most of the attendees are on a similar mission. You are all…

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9 Must-Do Tips to Find a Job ASAP

It’s often said that good things take time — but unfortunately, when it comes to the job search, you don’t always have…

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How to Network If You Don’t Like Talking to Strangers

If there’s one word in the work world that makes introverts cringe most, it’s probably “networking.” Though some find the task of…

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