Go Ahead with Happy Hour. Just Be Careful.
Go Ahead with Happy Hour. Just Be Careful.
/ July 30, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Let’s talk happy hour — that wonderful block of time after work when you can get a beer for less than $8. You can kick back with your peers, or talk business with a prospective client in a more casual, loose atmosphere. But any situation with alcohol calls for care. It’s way too easy to…

WWE’s Joe Douglas Enjoys Sunny SoCal and the Dizzying Pace of Business
WWE’s Joe Douglas Enjoys Sunny SoCal and the Dizzying Pace of Business
/ July 25, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Ask Joe Douglas what his typical day is like, and you might get a little dizzy listening to his answer. “I get into the office and answer a few emails and take care of some admin work,” says the account executive for Worldwide Express’ Orange County, Calif., office. “Then I’ll start hitting the phones and…

Drowning in student loan debt? Here’s how to keep yourself afloat.
Drowning in student loan debt? Here’s how to keep yourself afloat.
/ July 23, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Frugal living is a college student’s right of passage – Taco Bell, Ramen, attending an event just for the free food. Everyone does it. Until, of course, you get out of school and start filtering jobs for graduates. Once you land somewhere, you can finally afford real food. But many college graduates continue to grapple…

8 Interview Tips You Haven’t Already Heard a Hundred Times
8 Interview Tips You Haven’t Already Heard a Hundred Times
/ July 18, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Preparing for a job interview can sometimes be more stressful than the first day of your new entry-level sales job. Asking for advice can be helpful, but it’s important to know which tips to follow and which tips to ignore. Before the Interview 1.    Study Up. Going into an interview without reading about the company…

4 Ways to Assess Your Career Trajectory
4 Ways to Assess Your Career Trajectory
/ July 16, 2013 0 COMMENTS

They say that breaking up is hard to do, especially if the breakup costs you your salary, security and sense of achievement. So quitting a job before you have another is probably a bad move rooted in emotion. On the other hand, sticking with a job just for the benefits isn’t ideal, either. What you…

Not a Morning Person? 5 Ways to Start Your Workday Right
Not a Morning Person? 5 Ways to Start Your Workday Right
/ July 11, 2013 0 COMMENTS

There are morning people, and there are those who curse the sunrise. But we all have to get up and go to work. Especially in your entry level sales job, you need to make a good impression. For the grumblers, no one is expecting you to stroll into the office with a wild grin and…

WWE Spotlight: South Bend’s Clinton Squadroni Is Right At Home – with a Great View!
WWE Spotlight: South Bend’s Clinton Squadroni Is Right At Home – with a Great View!
/ July 9, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Prospective clients and job candidates coming to the South Bend, Ind., franchise of Worldwide Express get quite a view. Just ask Clinton Squadroni, regional sales manager for the office. “I’m staring at the Golden Dome right out my window,” he says of the legendary Notre Dame landmark. “It’s literally on the Notre Dame campus.” And…

Does Myers-Briggs Mean Anything at All? Sure, But It’s Not Everything
Does Myers-Briggs Mean Anything at All? Sure, But It’s Not Everything
/ July 4, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Anyone who has been through business training of any kind, even a college business course, has run into some version of the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator, the psychometric questionnaire rooted in Carl Jung’s four-pronged theory on how we experience the world. Indeed, Myers-Briggs has a cult following that espouses the test for many uses, from screening…

10 Signs You’re Suffering Job Burnout
10 Signs You’re Suffering Job Burnout
/ July 2, 2013 0 COMMENTS

It’s 7:30 a.m., it’s raining and it’s just cold enough to need your comforter. And then: BEEP BEEP BEEP BEEP BEEP. Everyone has those days where they would rather hurl the alarm clock across the room than get out of bed. But if you find yourself dreading the 9-to-5 more often – and more intensely…

Live in the Big Apple: Tracy Johnson Says WWE Can Take You Far
Live in the Big Apple: Tracy Johnson Says WWE Can Take You Far
/ June 27, 2013 0 COMMENTS

The hustle and bustle inherent with many jobs probably doesn’t compare to where Tracy Johnson was nine years ago: running around the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, punching tickets for frozen orange juice. “Absolutely crazy,” she says of those hectic days. But, “there’s no future in punching tickets. It’s something you do in…