Coffee Shop Productivity Tips

Posted on January 13th, by Beth Beutler in Trends. No Comments

The smell of fresh grounds.

The presence of other people quietly conversing or tapping at their laptops.

The stimulating energy of a common gathering place.

What’s not to like about settling in to do some work at a coffee shop?

Many people take advantage of a local coffee shop to meet up with a colleague or to get away … Read More »

A New Year, but My Life Gets Older

Posted on January 13th, by Liam Ryan in on the job. No Comments

I went to a funeral last week. It was a sobering start to a new year. He was a young man, 53, leaving a wife and two young children behind him. I hadn’t met him, but his brother is a good friend of mine.

There is something about funerals.

They seem to be able to blow everything … Read More »

Increase Confidence by Improving Your Interview Look

Posted on January 13th, by American Public University System in networking/interviewing. No Comments

By Leia O’Connell, MSW
Contributor, Career Coach

Traditional interview advice should not be a surprise to any job seeker; wear professional clothes, show up on time, don’t finish the lunch you were just eating in the car while being asked about work experience. These are great tips! But, there’s more. If you’ve been on interviews and haven’t … Read More »

Significant Service

Posted on January 13th, by Chris Edmonds in on the job. No Comments

Do you work in a productive, inspiring workplace?

Or is your organization’s culture primarily frustrating and dull?

Tiny HR’s  2015 Engagement and Culture Report revealed that only 31 percent of employees feel strongly valued at work. While that is better than the 21% in the 2014 report, there’s obviously still much work to do. How sad that … Read More »