Articles tagged "Professional development"
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Forget networking—connect with people because they're interesting
The idea of networking makes me cringe. Here's the thing, though: I actually love connecting with people, and that enthusiasm works out for me professionally. I got this job because of a friend I made on Twitter. That's networking.
By Justin Pot
4 min read
It's ok not to have goals
Career progression is one of the most important stories in our culture. The American Dream. You're supposed to start at the bottom and work your way toward the top. But you know what? The top sounds like a nightmare to me, and so do the steps in between.
By Justin Pot
3 min read
3 ways to power up mentorship to move your career forward
"Find the trees, move around the stumps." These wise words stuck with me from one of my first mentors. I'm not even certain that I knew to call her that, but looking back on that time, I would.
By L. Michelle Smith, M.S. ACC
5 min read
Not everyone wants to be a leader
Leadership: "the action of leading a group of people or an organization." The official definition of the word uses its own word to describe it. It's vague and mysterious, and yet it's the key to lifelong success. Or so it's made out to be.
By Isidora Prohaska
6 min read
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