Presentations are an essential aspect of modern professional life. Poor presentation skills can hamper your growth and cause you to fall behind in your career. Contrastingly, honing these skills and overcoming the fear of presenting in front of an audience will help advance your career regardless of the field you choose. These skills make a positive impact on employers, clients, and target … [Read more...] about How can Good Presentations Help Improve your Career?
I always thought it was crazy we’re expected to know what field of study we want to pursue by the age of 17. Here I am, eight years later, still exploring my interests and dabbling in areas of business I never knew existed. Thankfully, 8 years ago I chose a path that led me where I am today. But like many others, what I studied in university isn’t the exact career path I’ve chosen (or landed in) … [Read more...] about 4 Reasons Why Your First Job Should Not Be Your Dream Job
When the spring and summer months roll in, an increase in diseases caused by insect bites could be imminent, including Zika. Little is known about the stage at which pregnancies are affected by the virus and when the human fetus is most susceptible to brain abnormalities such as microcephaly. Now, University of Missouri researchers found that the human fetus may be most vulnerable to Zika very … [Read more...] about Research #LikeaGirl: An Interview with Megan Sheridan
Do you ever feel like you’re not paid quite what you’re worth? And do you think that the requirements of the job far exceed the pay? You’re not alone. Wages have not been rising yet the tasks required for each job have increased. If you know you’re better than your pay, you need to take action now to get what you deserve. There are several approaches you can try: 1. Do Some Checks Have you … [Read more...] about 8 Actions You Need To Take To Get A Better Wage For Your Job
Life is full of obstacles, even in today's modern age. Progress is being made, but not everyone feels the effects, which can make personal obstacles seem even larger. We've compiled ten important issues that women face in today's world, plus some advice on how to fight them. 1. Relatives and Relationships This is one issue that I deal with just about every time a family reunion comes around. … [Read more...] about 10 Important Issues Single Women Face (And How to Combat Them)
This post is sponsored by ThredUp. All opinions are 100% my own! Once you make your way into the professional world, it's time to start dressing like a professional -with a professional wardrobe! I believe it was Edith Head, famous costume designer, who said, "You can have anything you want in life if you are willing to dress for it." And if this is the case, building a professional wardrobe is … [Read more...] about How to Build Your Professional Wardrobe Without Spending a Fortune