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  • What I've Learned Navigating Work and Kids as a Digital Exec
    on April 20, 2020 at 8:39 pm

    When I took the CMO role at my organization mere weeks after returning from maternity leave for my second child last July, I had the typical working-mom apprehensions about the time and energy necessary to fulfill the obligations required of a C-suite executive. Was it selfish to prioritize my own career when I had a newborn and a toddler? I ultimately decided that, while it's unrealistic to tell mothers they can have it all, I could make a go at it. ...

  • Should You Always Take the Promotion?
    on February 25, 2020 at 8:12 pm

    When we talk about happiness at work, we usually focus on ways to boost your satisfaction and land a position that offers a sense of purpose and fulfillment. One tidbit that rarely makes headlines is that many employees are actually pretty content with their work. In fact, a CNBC/SurveyMonkey survey found that 85 percent of American workers are happy with their jobs. With numbers like those, it stands ...

  • First Impressions Are a Matter of Style: 5 Tips on Controlling the Conversation and Getting the Job You Deserve 
    on February 13, 2020 at 7:18 pm

    Within the opening moments of a job interview, your first impression is made. Controlling that impression is often a matter of personal style. Let's talk about that one question we ask ourselves everyday: What am I going to wear? This question is never more important than it is on the day of a job interview. Yes, yes — your personality and skills matter, too. However, if we're talking about ...

  • How to Build a Side Hustle When You Have No Idea Where to Start
    on February 3, 2020 at 8:56 pm

    There's a good chance you know someone who works a day job and also spends part of their free time working on a side hustle. In fact, according to a survey commissioned by Vistaprint, 27 percent of Americans have already turned their hobbies into side businesses, and 55 percent of us would like to make the same move. Side hustles are a great way to make extra cash, but getting one ...

  • Money Is Good, but Skills Are Better: 5 Side Hustles That Can Make You Better at Your Day Job
    on January 10, 2020 at 4:20 pm

    When you think of the value a side hustle can bring to your life, what comes to mind? If one of your first thoughts is "making extra money," you're not wrong. Starting a side gig is a great way to bring in extra income during your time away from your primary job. But you might also want to consider how the right side hustle can make you better and more ...

  • Success Starts With Self-Love: How to Appreciate Yourself
    on December 2, 2019 at 6:36 pm

    Article by Michael Pietrzak John was born on Thanksgiving Day in 1954, but for him, life wasn't much to be thankful for. A birth defect caused John to wear painful leg braces, and his first-grade teacher told his parents he would never read, write, or amount to anything in life. (Dyslexia and speech impediments, both of which John had, weren't well understood in the '50s.) Accepting that he was worthless, John dropped out of school at age 14 and moved ...

  • What Are You Willing to Be Fired For?
    on December 2, 2019 at 4:06 pm

    When we work hard on something we believe in, it's called passion. When we work hard on something we don't believe in, it's called stress. - Simon Sinek When searching for the next dream job, we often consider factors like the type of work we will be doing, compensation, and title. Too often, we fail to dig deeper and learn what it would truly be ...

  • Everyone Thrives Somewhere: 3 Ways to Find the Right Company Culture for You
    on November 7, 2019 at 5:19 pm

    Article by Jeff Thompson I had always wanted to work at a place that had fun: lots of laughter and smiling faces, an open-door policy, people working together. In short, I wanted to work at a place I could call home. So, in the '80s, when I was working for a frozen pizza brand, I took it upon myself to seek out my

  • The Heart-Mind Alliance: Find Your Core Values and Let Them Guide You at Work
    on November 1, 2019 at 7:24 pm

    What comes to mind when you think about your morals and values? Is it plausible to think these very basic principles could quite possibly be responsible for your perception of the world around you? What about the effect they have on your job or your work ethic? Family development expert Stephen J. Bavolek defines our morals as a code of conduct with identified rights ...

  • Mind Over Moment: 6 Tools to Build Resilience, Happiness, and Success
    on October 15, 2019 at 10:02 pm

    Article by Anne Grady Do you often feel like you have spent your whole day chipping away at your to-do list without accomplishing any of the things that are most important to you? You are not alone. As a CEO, mom, wife, volunteer, friend, daughter, and overachiever, I know how that feels. It's like you're on a hamster wheel, never making any progress. You go through the week looking forward to Friday, and then you spend the weekend catching ...

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  • The surprising link between creativity and risk
    by by Michele Wucker on July 29, 2021 at 5:00 am

    There are powerful links between creativity and a positive attitude toward risk, writes Michele Wucker. Creative employees are more likely to take the kind of "good" risks that lead to innovation, and they're willing to take the social risk of speaking up.

  • Rethinking total reward strategies
    by by Andrew Curcio and Alastair Woods on July 27, 2021 at 5:00 am

    What workers value in terms of employee reward has changed over the past decade, but employers keep offering the same menu of choices. PwC analysis shows that companies can save money--as much as US$2,800 per employee per year--and attract and retain top talent if they use data analytics to understand what people want and provide a menu of options in their total reward offerings to suit everyone.

  • Why bigger isn't always better in banking
    by by Daniel Gross on July 21, 2021 at 5:00 am

    Brown Brothers has survived and thrived for more than two centuries in the highly competitive banking sector. In Inside Money, a new book about the storied firm, author Zachary Karabell describes how conservatism and pragmatism are viable strategies for surviving multiple disruptions.

  • Making transformation stick
    by by Augusto Giacoman and Craig Hapelt on July 19, 2021 at 5:00 am

    Three steps can help leaders ensure that their change efforts don't fall apart once the initial push is over.

  • Why your organization's wellness app isn't working
    by by Eric J. McNulty on July 15, 2021 at 5:00 am

    The pursuit of well-being shouldn't feel like a rat race. Making three changes to your workplace's wellness initiatives can help.

  • What is your personal leadership brand?
    by by Adam Bryant on July 14, 2021 at 5:00 am

    Developing a leadership brand that embodies your values and can easily be articulated will help senior managers get the most out of their teams. Adam Bryant explains how to develop a personal elevator pitch and why it is important.

  • Mark Carney on a values-led economy
    by by Jakob von Baeyer on July 13, 2021 at 5:00 am

    In an interview about his new book Value(s): Building a Better World for All, Mark Carney, former governor of the Bank of England, speaks about the shape of the recovery and how businesses can contribute to a purposeful future.

  • How to help India's farmers
    by by Deepa Krishnan on July 12, 2021 at 5:00 am

    Reforming the food sector in India will require businesses and government to work together and change not just how produce is sold but also every part of how agricultural products are grown, processed, and distributed.

  • The rise of the eco-friendly consumer
    by by Amy Emmert on July 8, 2021 at 5:00 am

    During the pandemic, consumers have become more sensitive to the environmental impact of their shopping decisions, and consumer companies are responding.

  • Building on the gains made from remote work
    by by Josh Levs on July 7, 2021 at 5:00 am

    Offices are reopening, and employees are resuming their commutes. Josh Levs writes that it's crucial businesses not lose the gains they've made in the past year in allowing employees to work from home.