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…

9 Career Tips from The Master: Warren Buffett
9 Career Tips from The Master: Warren Buffett
/ June 25, 2013 0 COMMENTS

The Levo League recently interviewed Warren Buffett in the wake of his Fortune essay that discussed the need for women to play a larger role in the nation’s future. In addition to explaining why he is “bullish on women,” Buffett dispensed an hour’s worth of tips that anyone taking his or her first job out…

Career Advancement Is Good, But Don’t Be In Such a Hurry
Career Advancement Is Good, But Don’t Be In Such a Hurry
/ June 20, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Once your foot is in the door of your first job out of college, it’s only natural to immediately start daydreaming about a big future – duties you desire, achievements you seek and that corner office you want. But tap the brakes, pal. You still have a lot to learn, and your entry level sales…

In WWE Sacramento, It’s ‘Work Hard to Play Hard’
In WWE Sacramento, It’s ‘Work Hard to Play Hard’
/ June 18, 2013 0 COMMENTS

Amy Schmieder says she relishes being a team player at the Sacramento office of Worldwide Express, but the 29-year-old regional sales manager took center stage by winning the company’s account management contest for retaining business in 2012. “For me, I’ve always been the person behind the scenes that’s always supporting the team,” says the Sacramento…

For Career Success, Be Like Water in a Stream
For Career Success, Be Like Water in a Stream
/ June 13, 2013 0 COMMENTS

We at Career Express love working on Life Lessons because we get to read so many great tips along the way. This week, we found tips from Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak, who advises that you stick up for your own ideas. There’s also advice on honing your people skills and being realistic about what “work” means….