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  • Join Me on MarketingProfs!

    Join Me on MarketingProfs!

    I’ll be presenting a MarketingProfs Teach Me How Seminar on adding livestream video the to the marketing mix! Check it out live at 9am PST / 12pm EST on Thursday, 10/19, or watch the on-demand recording.
    - 92 days ago, 19 Oct 17, 12:22am -
  • Join Me at Seattle Interactive!

    Join Me at Seattle Interactive!

    I’m thrilled to be speaking at the Seattle Interactive Conference, October 18-19. If you’re planning to attend, I’d love to see you at my session, “How to Add Live-Streaming to Your Marketing Mix.”
    - 24 Sep 16, 10:27pm -
  • Featured on MarketingProfs

    Featured on MarketingProfs

    I’m excited to get back into writing after a rather long absence (building a career is hard work!), and I’m so excited that my first article of the year is on MarketingProfs. I love Ann Handley and the MarketingProfs team, and after a lively disc…
    - 4 May 16, 11:09am -
  • Featured on TIME

    Featured on TIME

    I’m excited to have an article on the TIME website today! My Daily Muse article, “3 Questions to Ask When You Don’t Know What to Do” is on TIME today, under the “Business” section.
    - 16 Oct 14, 12:31pm -
  • Contributing to the Daily Muse

    Contributing to the Daily Muse

    I have an article on the Daily Muse today, “3 Questions to Ask When You Don’t Know What to Do with Your Life“. I’ve posted many times at The Daily Muse, and you can check out my other articles here. The Daily Muse is a site that caters to pro…
    - 9 Oct 14, 12:20pm -
  • Featured on Forbes

    Featured on Forbes

    I’m excited to have another article posted on Forbes! My Daily Muse article, “5 Signs it’s Time to Fire Your Problem Employee” is on ForbesWoman today, under the “Leadership” section. You can view my other articles on Forbes here, here,…
    - 12 Aug 13, 4:03pm -
  • Contributing to the Daily Muse

    Contributing to the Daily Muse

    I have an article on the Daily Muse today, “5 Signs it’s Time to Fire Your Problem Employee“. Unfortunately I’ve had some experience in this area, but I decided to take what I learned from the situation and help out some readers! I’ve poste…
    - 8 Aug 13, 11:52am -
  • Contributing to the Daily Muse

    Contributing to the Daily Muse

    I’ve got an article on the Daily Muse today, “How to Manage Your Team Through Change or Crisis“. I’ve posted many times at The Daily Muse, and you can check out my other articles here. The Daily Muse is a site that caters to professional wome…
    - 11 Jun 13, 12:48pm -
  • The Emperor’s New Clothes

    The Emperor’s New Clothes

    I had the opportunity to attend Pop-Up Magazine’s, “The Song Reader Issue” earlier this week. The premise of the event is a bunch of stories told in unique ways, and that the night happens live, and only once. The show organizers don’t record…
    - 22 May 13, 4:30pm -
  • Pros and Cons of Online Classes

    Pros and Cons of Online Classes

    I finished all my finals for Spring 2013 last week, meaning that I only need 6 hours to graduate with my MBA! I’ll be completing those hours online from the University of Texas at Dallas and graduating in August. HUZZAH! I’ve had quite a few peop…
    - 17 May 13, 5:03pm -

Fortune: Ask Annie

    Glassdoor Blog

    New York Times: Jobs

    San Francisco Chronicle: Get to Work

    • newWhy people dislike writing their resumes 

      Why people dislike writing their resumes 

      Writing your resume under pressure rather than keeping it updated can take a good career exercise and turn it into a stressful event. People often describe a love-hate relationship with their resume, loving the way it helps them generate attention fr…
      - 10 hours ago, 18 Jan 18, 4:54pm -
    • Do you make these simple mistakes in interviewing?

      Do you make these simple mistakes in interviewing?

      Many times, job candidates think an interview is for “getting a job” and while that would be a great outcome the goal is really to have a meaningful discussion where the interviewer understands the value you would bring to the organization. Yet w…
      - 7 days ago, 11 Jan 18, 4:25pm -
    • Learn the five ways to get a better job in 2018
      Now is the time to get ready for finding a better job, the one you’ve been dreaming about last year. Putting the past behind and moving forward with a fresh plan of action can be just what you need to land a better job. Naturally, the goal is not t…
      - 14 days ago, 4 Jan 18, 4:24pm -
    • Create good fortune for 2018

      Create good fortune for 2018

      Some think of luck as being at the right place at the right time and there is an element of truth to that. But according to psychologist Richard Wiseman, who has been studying luck for decades, “in business and in life, luck isn’t something that…
      - 21 days ago, 28 Dec 17, 3:27pm -
    • Pay attention to career wandering
      This is a great time of year to give yourself a career checkup to sit down and take stock of all your accomplishments made during the year; areas where you excelled and areas needing attention. In a recent conversation with a manager, a career commen…
      - 28 days ago, 22 Dec 17, 10:46am -
    • Successfully manage holiday networking challenges

      Successfully manage holiday networking challenges

      About this time every year, those who dread searching for a new job will undoubtedly share one common thought of “waiting” until the Holidays are over to job search. The notion of looking for a job amid family gatherings can add an extra layer to…
      - 35 days ago, 14 Dec 17, 3:20pm -
    • Keep your office party professional
      Celebrating the holidays are in full swing this time of year with lunches and gatherings, all giving you the opportunity to catch up with co-workers outside an office environment. The informal atmosphere of being away from work often creates a tone o…
      - 42 days ago, 8 Dec 17, 10:32am -
    • Build your confidence: Six holiday networking tips for introverts

      Build your confidence: Six holiday networking tips for introverts

      For those who tend to live on the shy side of meeting and greeting people, the Holidays can be energy draining. Introverts know how to network, but their comfort zone is usually carrying on a conversation one-on-one whereas Holiday gatherings are ful…
      - 49 days ago, 30 Nov 17, 2:49pm -
    • Gratitude is a magnet for success
      Thanksgiving is fast approaching and it helps remind us that the best gifts are often the ones of appreciation and giving back. Embracing a spirit of gratitude brings you back from the fast pace of a busy schedule to acknowledging your blessings and…
      - 63 days ago, 17 Nov 17, 11:35am -
    • What do employers think about job hoppers?

      What do employers think about job hoppers?

      The chances of changing jobs multiple times in your career is high in today’s marketplace, and according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average length of time spent with an employer is under five years. Change is the norm, and the stig…
      - 70 days ago, 9 Nov 17, 5:23pm -

    SUCCESS: Life Balance

    Recipe Test Nest
    Recipe Test Nest
    Recipe Test Nest
    Recipe Test Nest

    The Guardian: Work & Careers

    • newPost-work: the radical idea of a world without jobs
      Work has ruled our lives for centuries, and it does so today more than ever. But a new generation of thinkers insists there is an alternative. By Andy BeckettWork is the master of the modern world. For most people, it is impossible to imagine society…
      - 2 hours ago, 19 Jan 18, 12:45am -
    • newWhy becoming a parent is a bad career move in UK - survey
      Many parents turn down promotions due to the challenges of juggling home and workWorking parents are struggling to juggle the pressures of their jobs and family life, with many deliberately stalling their careers or rejecting a new opportunity in a b…
      - 8 hours ago, 18 Jan 18, 7:01pm -
    • newHow can my daughter overcome her fear of job interviews?
      Have you got a work-related problem? In a new series we invite you to send in a short description of your predicament – so that other readers can offer solutionsMy daughter has recently finished a programming course. She did really well and had a s…
      - 15 hours ago, 18 Jan 18, 11:45am -
    • newI was an outsourced Carillion hospital worker. Here’s what I learned | Polly Toynbee
      It’s low-paid workers who pay the price of shifting state debt off the Treasury’s books. I know: I’ve seen the process at workA while ago I worked for Carillion as a hospital porter. Or at least I worked for an agency that provided labour for C…
      - 19 hours ago, 18 Jan 18, 7:25am -
    • Want help solving a work-related problem? Tell us about it
      Overworked? Stressed? Got a bad boss? In a new series we invite you to send in a short description of your predicament – so that other readers can offer solutionsWork has changed, and in many ways for the better. Hours have become more flexible, so…
      - 2 days ago, 17 Jan 18, 10:45am -
    • Brexit uncertainty prompts employers to cut graduate jobs
      Number of new graduate jobs falls for first time since financial crisis as leading recruiters downgrade hiring plansUncertainty over Brexit has caused many of the UK’s most prestigious employers to significantly cut their recruitment of graduates,…
      - 2 days ago, 16 Jan 18, 7:01pm -
    • The truth about why we don't use all our annual holiday leave
      No one is really too busy to take a break – so why do a third of Brits fail to take four days’ leave a year?It turns out the good people of British Airways are extremely concerned about the wellbeing of the nation’s employees, and have commissi…
      - 3 days ago, 16 Jan 18, 10:33am -
    • Zooglers: why staff are paid to play in Google’s Zurich office
      Not only do they have tennis, pinball, a cinema, a gym and a Lego room at their disposal – employees in the Swiss city’s office also have their own nicknameName: Zooglers.Origin: 75 different countries. Continue reading...
      - 4 days ago, 15 Jan 18, 10:51am -
    • Toughen up, senior snowflakes, swearing at work is good for us | André Spicer
      Evidence suggests that older people are more offended by foul language, but perhaps they should embrace it and find something else to complain aboutTaking offence has become hobby number one among the young. According to some, today’s teens and twe…
      - 4 days ago, 15 Jan 18, 8:00am -
    • Psychotherapist Philippa Perry's guide to resilience in the workplace
      Want to be less stressed in 2018? The author and broadcaster advises on how to deal with difficult times at workYour strength is not in your resilience, it is in recognising and owning your vulnerability. We need to be ourselves with other people for…
      - 4 days ago, 15 Jan 18, 2:00am -

    U.S. News: On Careers

    WSJ: Careers

    • Do Free Business-School Courses Have a Payoff?
      Schools like Wharton and Harvard Business School have attracted thousands of people to free or low-cost online versions of courses taken by full-time M.B.A. students. But the career benefits for learners remain unclear.
      - 6 Sep 17, 8:11am -
    • Americans Are Happier at Work, but Expect a Lot Less
      For the first time since 2005, more than half of U.S. workers say they’re satisfied with their jobs. But data also suggest Americans have changing views of what makes a job good, after a decade of bruising job cuts, minimal raises and lean staffing…
      - 5 Sep 17, 11:29am -
    • When It's OK to Be a Workaholic
      For those who love what they do, being a workaholic isn’t all that unhealthy, new research suggests.
      - 5 Sep 17, 10:50am -
    • The Trick to Resisting Temptation
      Dan Ariely answers readers’ questions on personal policies, distracted driving and office overconfidence.
      - 30 Aug 17, 11:29am -
    • Workers Save More for Retirement When Employers Tell Them to: Study
      In an experiment involving older public employees in North Carolina, older workers—typically the most inflexible—were more likely to reassess their savings strategies or increase contributions in response to ‘nudges.’
      - 29 Aug 17, 6:10pm -
    • Unlimited Vacation Time Is a Lot of Work
      Experts say unlimited vacation time isn’t a perfect solution to an overworked workforce. Employees can become more hesitant to take time off when they’re allowed to do it any time—and for as long as they desire.
      - 29 Aug 17, 4:45pm -
    • Generals Bring Battlefield Expertise to the Business World
      Employers are turning to generals for help on numerous fronts, from corporate governance to grappling with cyberwarfare.
      - 29 Aug 17, 11:54am -
    • New Uber CEO's First Job: Manage the Board
      Dara Khosrowshahi, the longtime head of Expedia who has been tapped to take over at Uber, would have to work with a board riven by animosity and legal disputes that is still looking for a new chairman.
      - 29 Aug 17, 10:23am -
    • Office Spaces Focusing More on Communal Areas
      Businesses are beginning to design offices spaces that are increasing the amount of square footage per employee when shared work settings are taken into account.
      - 28 Aug 17, 6:41pm -
    • Silicon Valley Scandals Open Dialogue Between Men and Women
      Some female startup founders speak up about behavior they say they encounter in the male-dominated venture capital industry, as a string of scandals prompt some in the industry to confront cases of impropriety and re-examine practices.
      - 25 Aug 17, 6:43am -
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