#MentoringMatters: How you can Help Galvanize the Mentoring Movement

Mentoring has a powerful effect that we witness, often times unknowingly. At the basis of mentoring is providing additional exposure and awareness for an individual who otherwise may not be afforded that opportunity. For many of us, its far too easy to overlook the powerful impact and learning opportunities summer vacations may have for a young person. …

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Two Months into the #Laidoff Life…

From the moment I was old enough to be held accountable I’ve been tasked with choirs. Choirs, homework, and sports groomed me well to take instruction and excel when provided direction. However, for the past 2 months I’ve lived with no direction and without any instruction, save for my own. It has been easily the …

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When is your next #Self Performance Review?

While I believe strategic goal setting is vastly under taught, it is still emphasized within most educational and professional arenas. And for the bulk of us who either fall under the bucket of being futuristic, ambitious or have a work structure that is built around regular benchmarks, have been introduced to the act of repetitively setting goals. Properly, …

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College -> Career: The Modern Day Arranged Marriage

Millennials are the first generation to live by the mantra, do what you Love and love what you do. And though this is still a very young concept to humankind, in the grand scheme of our history, it’s amazing how most of us act as if doing something we don’t love very well could be …

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Salary: Is it all about the Benjamin’s?

While it is still an uncomfortable conversation for most of us to have, there is still ample information out there on strategically negotiating towards your desired salary or raise. But I’ve come to notice, there’s little advice addressing how to leverage non-monetary assets within the workplace that fall within the bucket of ‘compensation.’ Money is …

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