Summary Sunday: Building A Name For Yourself

When you take initiative to manage your career, you start building a name for yourself, or as I like to call it, building a reputation of excellence. You’ll find all kinds of ideas for standing out and building your personal brand. You’ll also find tips to interview better and manage your […]

5 Activities You Do Not Want to Miss At the HR Technology Conference – #HRTechConf

One of my absolute must-attend events in the fall is the HR Technology Conference and Expo (nicknamed HRTech). This year’s conference is being held September 11-14, 2018 at The Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas. If you’ve never attended HRTech, now is the perfect time. I don’t have to tell anyone […]

5 Secret Resume Hacks to Double Your Interviews

Job-seeking in the modern era is a whole new ballgame. While there was a time when getting a great job could be as simple as crafting a solid resume and making a great impression, those times have changed. Thanks to […] The post 5 Secret Resume Hacks to Double Your […]

Personality Type & Career Success: What Do You Need To Know? [INFOGRAPHIC]

In the workplace, your personality affects how you interact with your colleagues, managers, and clients, but new research from the infographic below — compiled by Truity, developer of the TypeFinder® personality type assessment and other scientifically validated, user-friendly personality assessments — suggests it may also have an impact on your […]

Why Now Is the Best Time Ever to Join the Business Operations Team at Glassdoor

In the midst of the information revolution, companies have more data at their fingertips than ever before. But that data doesn’t mean much if there aren’t people who can interpret it and strategically act on it. That’s where Business Operations, or BizOps, comes in. At Glassdoor, the day-to-day tasks of […]

Loneliness at Work

By: Emily Jarrett – Business Psychologist, Good&Co’s Psychometrics Team Good&Co’s psychometrics team recently conducted an independent study looking at associations between workplace relationships, personality characteristics and personal well-being.   Recent research from Totaljobs found that three out of five employees (63%) feel lonely at work, and that this has negative […]

Asking For A Raise Is Tough — Here’s How To Prepare For It

Asking for a raise can be a daunting task, and new research reveals that many Americans struggle with it. As a professional, it’s just something you have to become used to. Don’t succumb to the fallacy that your company hasn’t offered you a raise because they don’t think you deserve […]

How to Step Back Into Leadership After Maternity Leave

You’ve just experienced a few crazy months — a mix of newborn bliss and stress. Preparing to step back into your pre-mom role, as the leader of a company, can be scary and guilt-ridden not to mention challenging. “For a mother who is returning to the office after maternity leave, reentry […]