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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…

5 Best Ways to Handle Change in the Workplace

by Amy Steinberg · Published Nov 12, 2018 · Last updated Nov 12, 2018

“Change can either challenge or threaten us. Our beliefs pave your way to success or block you.” — Marsha Sinetar Change is inevitable, ongoing, and occasionally all-consuming. And it’s true: depending on your attitude to change, it can either challenge you to reach new heights, or threaten you to the…

Networking Conversation Tips: 7 Ways to Start a Conversation

by Amy Steinberg · Published Oct 23, 2018 · Last updated Oct 23, 2018

November is a conference-heavy month, with many opportunities for networking. In order to effectively make new connections, however, you have to know how to get the conversation started. Try some of these eight conversation starters to begin the conversation at your next networking event. Starter #1: News Events Before heading…

Is Technology Killing Human Interaction?

by Amy Steinberg · Published Oct 16, 2018 · Last updated Oct 16, 2018

Technology has given every industry across the globe, many ways to save time, resources, and money. It has increased the range that organizations have to reach across the world in bigger, better ways. However, there are some aspects of technology that may need to be more closely examined. While the…