“Getting away from it all” used to imply a physical work space with a computer that stayed at the office. Work used to be where you went, where today work is what we do. How has this redefinition of work impeded our willingness and ability to truly disconnect?
Posts in Work/Life Effectiveness
Working a part-time job while in college can be difficult, but it can also be a great way to earn some extra money and add value to your resume.
As a consultant, Beth Bovis can live anywhere she wants and has carefully crafted her work/life balance. You’re surprised to see “consultant” and “work/life balance” in the same sentence? Consulting is commonly considered a way to rack up the frequent flyer miles and see the world, at some cost to domestic stability. But Beth is eager to counter that stereotype.
Beyoncé wasn’t always Beyoncé. Courage is what made her the businesswoman, pop deity, and modern (some say feminist) cultural role model she is today.
We tend to hate failure because we don’t put it in the right perspective. We often internalize our shortcomings, deeming ourselves the failure, rather than recognizing that we simply fell short of our own objectives. When cast in the correct light, you can see that failure is no enemy; it is your greatest teacher.
One of the tools that Precillia has adopted, both in her job as well as in her roles as a wife and mother to two young girls, is the “Four Ds” - Delete, Defer, Delegate, and Do.
In fields traditionally led by men like technology and manufacturing, doors are opening for women. And while it's a nice notion that simply leaning in could get us on the other side, it requires more than that. It requires walking through. Forcefully. Graciously. And immediately.
Nicole shares four key elements to find success starting in your summer internship and your future career.
As a college senior, you have no doubt heard about the 401(k) retirement savings plan, but how much of it have you actually processed?
Midterms are coming up quickly for schools on the quarter system, and it’s never too early to start preparing for these tests for schools on the semester system. These study tips can help you during the rest of the school year too.