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6 Steps to Create a Happier Remote Work Experience

by Amy Steinberg · Published Aug 20, 2019 · Last updated Aug 20, 2019

Working remotely is not a new experience for many employees. Many employers have realized the benefits to themselves and their workforce by allowing work location flexibility or outsourcing their operations entirely to home offices. However, many employees are dismayed to discover that, without any preparation, the process of becoming a…

8 Qualities of a Successful Remote Professional

by Amy Steinberg · Published Aug 13, 2019 · Last updated Aug 13, 2019

In the United States alone, more than 3.9 million workers are now remote; untold millions more from other countries round out a growing segment of the world’s population. An even greater number of workers have work flexibility that includes part-time remote work, such as arrangements to work from home a…

How to Plan an Effective All-Hands Meeting

by Amy Steinberg · Published Aug 6, 2019 · Last updated Aug 6, 2019

Company-wide meetings don’t have to feel like just another meeting on your calendar. If run correctly, these meetings can drive a company’s transparent culture and assist in ensuring that teams are aligned. It can be a positive place to share and celebrate business updates and milestones. Are you ready to…

6 Steps to Improve Your Emotional Intelligence

by Amy Steinberg · Published Feb 26, 2019 · Last updated Apr 23, 2019

Everybody’s talking about emotional intelligence. Traditionally, emotion and intelligence were seen as being in opposition to one another. How could you make intelligent decisions about emotional matters when emotions tend to de-rail us? Today, emotional intelligence is considered a nonverbal process that influences your thinking and also how you connect…

Agile: More Than Just a Buzzword

by Amy Steinberg · Published Feb 19, 2019 · Last updated Feb 19, 2019

What does it mean to be agile? The word calls upon images of dexterity, flexibility, and even grace. Someone who is agile can adapt to changing situations and expectations, giving them the ability to deliver high-quality results even when things do not go as planned—or even when the whole plan…

7 Daily Reminders To Help You Succeed

by Amy Steinberg · Published Feb 12, 2019 · Last updated Feb 12, 2019

Positive affirmations are sometimes attributed to spiritual gurus, hipsters, and yogis but the truth is, there is mounting evidence that positive thinking indeed affects the way we perform. However, there is a trick to these affirmations. In business, every organization has a mission statement and no matter where one is…

What Does It Mean to Be Transparent in Your Work?

by Amy Steinberg · Published Jan 15, 2019 · Last updated Jan 15, 2019

Transparency is becoming an ever more popular buzzword in many businesses and many industries–but do you really understand what it means? What is Transparency? Transparency, in business, means offering a clear, honest assessment about what’s going on within one’s work. Transparency, in many ways, starts with a simple shift in…

Is your LinkedIn profile ready for 2019?

by Amy Steinberg · Published Jan 8, 2019 · Last updated Jan 8, 2019

LinkedIn is all about connecting, but before we connect, we look for what we have in common. That’s the key to putting together an updated profile that jump-starts conversation and inspires people to trust you, contact you and, ultimately, connect with you. Think of your profile as a way to…

Why Learning is so Important to your Career

by Amy Steinberg · Published Nov 28, 2018 · Last updated Nov 28, 2018

No matter how successful we become, staying curious and continuing our learning can create an even more fulfilling career and life. With the exponential growth of technology, now more than ever, continued learning is vital to sustaining a successful career. Many of today’s professionals yearn for the opportunity to continue…

Thanksgiving: A Time for Gratitude

by Amy Steinberg · Published Nov 20, 2018 · Last updated Nov 20, 2018

When projects pile up and complex needs arise, it can be easy to lose sight of gratitude in one’s work. Thanksgiving is a particularly valuable time to re-evaluate one’s attitude when it comes to particular areas of work. There are a few reasons why gratitude can be an effective way…