5 Pieces of Advice About Career Advice
5 Pieces of Advice About Career Advice
/ March 27, 2014 0 COMMENTS

Try the curly fries. Don’t go with that paint color. SUVs are better than cars. People give advice so freely that most of them don’t even know they’re doing it. For recent college grads, tidbits of guidance can start to wear you down. From college counselors to anxious parents to encouraging professors, everyone wants to…

Discouraged at Work? Remember Why You’re There
Discouraged at Work? Remember Why You’re There
/ September 26, 2013 0 COMMENTS

The advice we give children as they ponder growing up doesn’t quite translate in adulthood. “Follow your dreams” and other sunshine-and-lollipop statements are irrelevant in a tough economy and challenging job market. As you embark on your first job after college, that’s worth remembering.

Think You’re Due for a Raise? Here’s How to Ask for One
Think You’re Due for a Raise? Here’s How to Ask for One
/ August 27, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Asking for a raise is a tricky and intimidating proposition. Sure, you think you’ve earned it, and maybe you have. But the thought of interrupting your frazzled supervisor to raise the question – “Hey boss, how about giving me more money?” – well, it’s just something most people avoid until review time. But the old…

Careers at Worldwide Express: Oh, the Places You’ll Go!
Careers at Worldwide Express: Oh, the Places You’ll Go!
/ February 6, 2012 2 COMMENTS

Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski, one of the most successful basketball coaches in history, once boiled down the secret of success to a single word: passion. “I define passion as extreme emotion,” Coach K said. “When you are passionate, you always have your destination in sight and you are not distracted by obstacles. Because you love what…