Personal Development

Commit yourself to set at least one professional and one personal goal you would like to achieve this year. 
Hallie Warner, executive assistant and chief of staff to Adam Hergenrother of Adam Hergenrother Cos., says the most rewarding part of the job is working for a dynamic business leader.

Changing industries?

January 5, 2018 Categorized in: Personal Development

There’s a learning curve when you do so, even if you’re in the same position. Here’s some advice.
If you have a rock-star colleague and the bosses seem to love her, it can be hard not to feel a little jealous. How do you stop envy from ruining your work when you feel like you can’t measure up to co-workers?
Forming strong bonds with other people is good for our creativity, resilience and longevity. Compassion in the workplace can help you form stronger personal bonds with your colleagues. Keep these tips in mind.
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Set resolutions that stick

December 22, 2017 Categorized in: Personal Development

Follow this advice to set New Year’s resolutions that you actually see through.
You need great confidence if you want to be a successful leader, writes InPower Consulting President and CEO Dana Theus, who offers five steps to help you boost yours.
Wading deeper into a new year of opportunities and professional aspirations, many of us are hitting the gym more and focused on physical fitness. Yet, we can’t deny that our endurance is also exceedingly dependent on a happy, healthy mind.
The way we communicate and conduct business is continually changing. To increase your marketability and justify your worth in today’s competitive workforce, the more tech muscle you can flex, the better.

Say what needs to be said

December 7, 2017 Categorized in: Personal DevelopmentSpeaking

Assertiveness doesn’t come naturally to everyone, so you might find it difficult to speak up when you feel you’ve been wronged. But with practice and a calm demeanor you can learn how.
LaTika Tillis says she stumbled into the financial industry by accident and found her way to a company she loves: STA Wealth Management in Houston.

Criticized! Rejected! What now?

December 7, 2017 Categorized in: Personal Development

If handled properly, failure can lead to even greater success down the road, but it can be difficult to think positively in the moment when you experience rejection. Consider these tips.