15 Simple Ways to be More Professional

If you’re a recent college graduate without much experience in the workplace, you might be wondering how to act or what to wear on the job. It can be quite intimidating entering the workforce and working with people who are your parents’ age. I’m no expert on professionalism, but I will say that I’ve learned…

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How To Reverse 4 Negative Work Mindsets

Have you ever been around coworkers who constantly complain about work? I know I have. Let me ask you another question. Has being around other coworkers who speak negatively about work make you speak negatively about work, too? It’s OK if you have. We’ve all been there. The other day I was listening to a…

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10 Ways to Deal with a Dead-End Job

A dead-end job can sneak up on you when you least expect it. Maybe it looks pretty on paper, but once you experience the office culture, you find that there is no upward mobility. Sound familiar? If you find yourself in a dead-end job, don’t stress. And please don’t refer to Office Space as a…

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How to Deal with Workplace Bullies

Workplace bullies can make working your job a nightmare. Working a 9-to-5 is already stressful, but adding workplace bullies can lead to physical and emotional health problems. I’ll never forget crying while on the way home after my first late-night shift at my very first job after graduating college. Up until that point, I had…

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How a Thank You Card Could Help Land Your Next Job

I know. I know. You hate writing thank you cards. Maybe you’re having flashbacks from your wedding or graduation and recalling all those thank you cards you had to write and address to people who gave gifts. But in this day and age when screens rule, actually writing with pen and paper has become more…

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