Staying on top of your A-game and working your hardest are extremely important, but stressing and pulling your hair out with anxiety won't help anything. Take that chill pill and reevaluate whether you are furthering your career, or letting your worries hold you back. Here are a few anxieties you should most definitely put on the shelf...for good!
Getting fired from a job can bring up a whole host of feelings, namely shame and doubt about your skills. Fear over the future eventually sets in too. “How am I going to pay rent?” and “What will my parents say?” are questions that will continue to plague you until you find something new. But don't fret too much. You WILL make a comeback into the working world, and here's how!
The "Lean In" phenomenon has taught this generation to get in there and not only ask, but demand the promotions and opportunities available to them. We think people in the workplace should always be vocal about things they deserve, but there is also a time and a place when being low key at work has paid even more dividends. In order to get the best advice on when to be low key we asked some of the most successful team managers to give us their thoughts on the topic.
Sure there are plenty of ways to make it known that you are the shining star of your office, but how many of those ways are possible without seeming like a complete suck-up? Luckily for you we did some reflecting and thought of 8 ways you can show what a stud you are in the workplace without your coworkers making jokes about you being a brown noser behind your back.
Being a successful entrepreneur is no easy feat, so we decided to ask an expert what it really takes to have a great idea and actually get it off the ground. Turns out it takes a lot of perseverance AND believing in yourself even when others won't in order to earn the title of a successful entrepreneur.