How to Motivate Yourself

Self-motivation can be a tricky thing to achieve; it is often easier to be motivated by external factors. Mastering self-motivation is paramount to a successful career.   Create a List Consider creating a list of things to do as the first step to completing your...

The Key to Setting Professional Goals for Yourself

Setting goals seems like a simple enough task, but the key is to set goals that are both attainable and dynamic.   Vision To set yourself up for success and growth, you must envision yourself in the place you want to be. Try to start there, at the end, then work...

The Benefits and Challenges of Working for a Startup

Working for a startup company can be equally difficult and rewarding. Many of the challenges you will face also provide the invaluable lessons that make it a worthwhile experience. It may seem frustrating at times, but learning the ins and outs of this type of...

Ways to Grow and Develop as an Employee

Personal development is a never-ending process. There is no such thing as a fully developed employee. In order to grow, there must be constant learning and effort to continue to be better. Take charge of your own development. Don’t rely on those around you to push you...

It’s Time to Start Thinking About Your Career

It may be something you think you’ve already done, but the truth is it’s something that you need to think about at least once a year. Goals change, paths change, and if we don’t constantly reevaluate our situation, we may very well be missing out on key opportunities....