When it comes to deciding your career, don't be afraid to think big! Almost every college student has a similar amount of career experience, give or take an internship or two. That is to say, not that much.
Focusing on work connectivity and office spaces that incite collaboration won’t just strengthen an employee’s ability to
For college students, possessing a realistic expectation of their career at a company is extremely difficult because they have never worked in the corporate world before. Sure, many college students have had internships and part time jobs before, but it is not the same as being in a full-time career.
If we have both financial success and personal joy in our lives, we can be unstoppable as entrepreneurs. But the fact is, there are far too many business owners out there who are hugely successful but extremely miserable. I've been there myself.
By seizing any opportunity you can to work with people in your company in areas that you are interested in; you are essentially laying the groundwork for you to gain more access to this area of your company in the future.
London-based design agency Pearlfisher has a giant ball pit in its office. The company believes that the playful setting is the perfect place to inspire creativity. The mastermind behind the ball pit joins us to discuss how it has inspired employees.
“The pendulum has swung too far,” said Christine Congdon of Steelcase, a Michigan-based company that designs corporate interiors
Employee engagement and happiness is definitely one of the topics du jour for modern management and the future of work. Plenty of studies continue to come out that show how low employee engagement is around the world.
While I'm telling you to be honest with yourself, I'm not advising you to go into work tomorrow and leave a dead fish on your boss' desk with a note that reads "I quit, jerk!" It's not always easy to find another job, so your first plan of action should be to try and mend your current job "situation."
I have battled chronic stress for most of my adult life, and I know that my habits are a work in progress. I also know that I value my health as much as I value being a high-achiever, and I need to use something other than getting sick as a warning sign that I need to slow down.
All students were asked to spend 10 minutes filling out paperwork, and then were given the opportunity to offer a charitable