Continuous Learning in Tech: Strategies for Keeping Your Skills Sharp Throughout Your Career

Changes are the main characteristic of the present-day tech industry. The pace of these changes is unprecedented, and that affects our living, working, and interacting. That is why it is so important to learn continuously. If a person wants to …

What Are Writing Skills?

You don’t need to be the great next American novelist to use writing skills. Writing skills apply to nearly every field, even if you’re not working in a creative career. At work, writing is a hard skill we use to …

How Can I Stay Motivated in My Job Search After 50?

We already know that it’s more difficult to say motivated in your career after 50, and there’s intriguing research that proves it.  When you reach your mid-thirties, you’ll likely see a decline in your motivation to get promoted or take …

What Are Your Career Goals? How to Answer This Interview Question

When an interviewer asks, “What are your career goals?” you might wonder why they’re asking. After all, you’re in the interview to get a job. Isn’t that your career goal? You might even think you don’t have career goals beyond …

How to Search for Job Satisfaction Instead of a Job

While it’s easy to hyper-focus on a position that fits your major, the qualifications needed, and the paycheck, there are still several other factors to consider when searching for a job. Overall job satisfaction is a critical factor to consider. …

How to Advance Your Career After You Get Hired for Your First, Professional Job

So, you’ve received and accepted an offer of employment for your first, professional job. Congratulations! At this point, you’re likely mostly excited and probably a little nervous about that job. That excitement and your nerves are natural and nothing to …

Switching Gears: How to Successfully Change Careers

In today’s fast-paced and ever-evolving job market, the concept of a lifelong career with a single company is becoming increasingly rare. More and more people are embracing the idea of switching careers, whether to pursue new passions, seek better opportunities, …

How to Influence the Culture of Your Hospital

Hospital culture encompasses the beliefs, behaviors, and attitudes that shape the way staff members interact and work within their care setting. Just as every patient is unique, each hospital has its own culture, influenced by its history, leadership, staff, and …

5 Tips for Negotiating a Better Salary With No Work Experience

Many employers prefer candidates with work experience, but they may sometimes have entry-level positions. You may also land a job with zero work experience if you have an impressive educational background or when someone vouches for you. While getting a …

How to Give a Great Elevator Pitch (With Examples)

Though people are complex and so much more than just their jobs, in a new social situation you’re often asked, “So, what do you do?” or “What are you majoring in?” While you probably have a stock answer ready to …