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Career Corner: A New Kind of Thanksgiving

By Angela Copeland This week, we will celebrate Thanksgiving. Normally, it’s an opportunity to gather together with loved ones, eat way too much good food, and watch a little football. It’s typically an opportunity to express gratitude for our good fortune. This year, it's a...

Career Corner: Work-Life Balancing Act

By Angela Copeland Maintaining a healthy work-life balance has always been important. In the past, finding balance was easier. It was obvious when you left your work world and entered your home. It was clear when you weren't balancing your time well. For the most part,...

Career Corner: Your WFH Performance Evaluation

By Angela Copeland This has been a crazy year. What we thought would be two weeks of working from home has turned into an entire year of Zoom meetings with no end in sight. Many companies are now rounding the corner to performance evaluations. If...

Career Corner: Commuting to a Zoom Meeting

By Angela Copeland Has your work changed as a result of the pandemic? If you have a corporate desk job, the answer may very well be no. While where you do your work has changed, the nature of your work has not. You are still...

Mental Health Advice with Stan: How to Manage Your Depression During These Difficult Times

By Stanley Popovich It can be very challenging to stay upbeat and positive during these challenging times. Many people are experiencing depression and loneliness and do not know what to do. When you’re in this situation, it is important to learn effective ways to get...

Career Corner: This Job Interview is Downright Chilling!

By Angela Copeland Happy Halloween! In celebration, I want to share one of my own frightening job interview stories. Years ago, I interviewed for a job in Pittsburgh. I flew in late at night, with the interview scheduled first thing the next morning. As I unpacked,...

Career Corner: Looking in the Mirror

By Angela Copeland If you're a manager, you will sometimes be in the market to hire someone new. Have you ever found yourself in this situation, but there are just no good candidates? Everyone you're interviewing is a dud. Does that sound familiar? If so,...

Career Corner: The Big Deal About Small Talk

By Angela Copeland If you're working from home, you may be as productive as ever. You can focus without interruption. There are no long chats around the water cooler. There's no wasted time commuting. You can wake up and get straight to work. There's a...

Mental Health Advice With Stan: 7 Ways to Be a Valuable Employee

By Stan Popovich It is important to be known as a good worker at your job. Being a good worker can increase your chances of being promoted and making more money. As a result, here are seven suggestions on how to be a valuable employee at...

Career Corner: One Thing at a Time

By Angela Copeland We've all been there. The list of things you have to do or to manage suddenly grows. It can feel truly overwhelming. And that's because it is overwhelming. When you look down and find a giant to do list, you wonder how you...
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