Category Archive for "Career"

Don’t skip the party!

I must admit; Tip #6 is one I have struggled with in my career. The topic for this week in the “Money & Career:  On the Job” article from the May 2017 issue of Essence magazine is regarding attendance at office...
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You posted THAT?!

Career tips continue this week with Tip #5 in the “Money & Power:  On the Job” article from the May 2017 issue of Essence Magazine.  Social Media faux paus…oh my!  Think twice before posting. “Even if you adjust your account settings...
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You said WHAT?!

“Loose lips sink ships.”  Tip #4 in the “Money & Power:  On the Job” article in the May 2017 issue of Essence Magazine is definite “no-no!”  Gossip and bad talk is like a boomerang.  It always comes back to you. “It...
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Think before you speak…

You have probably heard the phrase “It’s not what you say.  It’s how you say it.”  Coming from the perspective of a person who errs on the side of “direct communication,” I believe both what you say AND how you...
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If you don’t tell them, who will?

In the May 2017 issue of Essence magazine, there is a great article on ten bad habits to avoid to keep you from “stunting your career growth or earning potential.”  As a career woman, I found these to be highly...
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