Do the hard stuff. If public speaking is holding you back, sign up for a course. If it’s exposure to leadership holding you back, figure out how to increase your profile. Whatever it is, create a plan and execute.
Join us for our first 31 day challenge. This month we are focused on taking one action each day that will help us in our professional journey – whether you are an entrepreneur, an accountant, a corporate executive, or a teacher, this challenge is for you. We will be sharing one challenge each day and...Read More
We have all read the statistics about the gender gap in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) in tech companies. And if I were to say the word web developer or coder, you might automatically think of a man sitting behind a computer as opposed to a woman. The numbers don’t...Read More
When Miraque Hicks graduated from college two years ago, she immediately began her career and knew she’d be successful. After all, Hicks was a hard worker and she was ambitious–two important qualities to possess as a young woman entering the workforce. Hicks’ diligence and ambition were key aspects of her personal brand–she knew that in...Read More
Professional development and training should be a constant focus throughout your career. You should make time to continuously develop your skills and expand your industry knowledge. However, it isn’t often realistic to take a five day formal training class or attend major industry conferences, especially with companies cutting training and travel budgets. I’m going to...Read More
The holiday season can be one the happiest times of the year. It can also be one of the most stressful if you’re not careful. It’s unfortunate, really, but so many times we get so caught up in the hustle and bustle of the holidays that we lose focus on the things that really matter....Read More