Getting Unstuck

When assignments begin to pile up on you, it can begin to feel like a juggling act. You can have so many tasks that it can be hard to know where to begin. Unfortunately, this situation can be very common so it is important to learn how to handle multiple tasks at once. To prevent yourself from having a stressful...

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The 80/20 Rule

In 1897 Vilfredo Pareto, an Italian economist, developed the 80/20 rule after noticing that 20 percent of the population in England owned 80 percent of the land. While this theory of imbalance can be applied to most aspects of life, it also can be used to improve your time management at work. In regard to your work performance, the 80/20...

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Confidence: My Tool for Digging Up Success

NEXT for Women loves to hear about your success – especially times when we have been a part of it!  Jen recently submitted her story to us and we are pleased to share it with you! “Stagnant and lost; two former feelings I endured daily. Graduating from college I expected to have the world at my fingertips. I had done...

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You get the job, then what?!

In every job there are possibilities for advancement, you just need to know how to recognize them and then get the most out of them. In most workplace settings, there are two forms of development opportunities, those provided by your employer and those you create for yourself. Opportunities for development provided by employers can include: •       Subsidizing the cost of...

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