4 Things I Wish I Knew Earlier as a College Student

4 Things I Wish I Knew Earlier as a College Student

#1: Network. Network. Network.  Spend time getting to know your professors, mentors, classmates, authors of journal articles (yes, you can reach out and communicate with them!), blog authors, books, etc. I missed too many opportunities earlier on because I was so shy, and afraid to meet people, or felt like I would say something goofy.Read more about 4 Things I Wish I Knew Earlier as a College Student[…]

5 Tips for Increasing Your Confidence

5 Tips for Increasing Your Confidence

Confidence is defined as, “a feeling or consciousness of one’s powers or of reliance in one’s circumstances” and “the faith or belief that one will act in a right, proper, or effective way.”1 In preparing for a small women’s gathering a year or so ago, I developed this listing of tips on how to increaseRead more about 5 Tips for Increasing Your Confidence[…]

Book Review: The Truth About Employee Engagement

Book Review: The Truth About Employee Engagement

Last night, I finished reading The Truth About Employee Engagement: A Fable About Addressing the Three Root Causes of Job Misery by Patrick Lencioni. Lencioni is also the author of the National Best-Seller The Five Dysfunctions of a Team (which I also read not long ago). I absolutely love Lencioni’s writing style and choice toRead more about Book Review: The Truth About Employee Engagement[…]