Category: Career Center

3 Challenges Women Face In Advancing Their Event Tech Careers

Originally published 9 October 2017 by Michelle Wyatt, CEO & Co-Founder, CadmiumCD Background The recent controversy at Google underscores a persistent problem in the technology sector: Women remain significantly underrepresented at all levels. The results […]

Multigenerational Workplace Challenge: Develop Healthy Conflict Resolution Skills

Originally published 15 September 2017 by Lindsey Pollak Disagreement in the workplace is inevitable, particularly when you are passionate about what you do. Add in generational differences and discord can become all but certain. But […]

Communication Secrets of Great Leaders

Originally published 18 August 2017 by Lindsey Pollak Have you ever worked for someone with exceptional communication skills? Whether they have a knack for simplifying a complex topic or inspiring a team with just the […]

Helicopter Parents in the Workplace: It Happens and It Needs to Stop

Originally published July 26, 2017 By Lindsey Pollak The concept of helicopter parents buzzing around the workplace, just like they hovered and swooped on the elementary school soccer field, sounds like a joke. No doubt […]

Ignore the Overhype — Leadership Qualities That Really Are Everything

Originally published July 28, 2017 By Lindsey Pollak We all know the “it” words for leadership qualities today, those buzzwords that pop up over and over to describe the qualities leader aspire to. Frankly, I’m […]

The Mistakes That are Killing Your First Impression

Originally posted 26 May 2017 By Lindsey Pollak “You never get a second chance to make a good first impression.” It’s one of the most clichéd pieces of advice. That’s because it’s true — especially […]

The One Conversation That Can Instantly Improve Your Career

Originally published by Lindsey Pollak 27 June 2017 Do you generally prefer emailing, texting or talking on the phone? Do you love it when people write their whole message in the email subject line or […]

I Lived for My To-Do List, But Here’s Why I Ditched It

Originally published by Lindsey Pollak 13 June 2017 Is there anything more satisfying than checking things off of a to-do list? I didn’t used to think so. But I recently decided to kill my to-do […]

More Career Advice Nobody Talks About: Everybody Bombs

Originally posted 9 May 2017 by Lindsey Pollak Lately I’ve been watching a lot of documentaries – in March, it was  backup singers in 20 Feet from Stardom, and this month it’s stand-up comedians in […]

How to Lower Stress at Work

Originally posted by Lindsey Pollack 24 March 2017 What stresses out your employees? Deadlines? A never-ending to-do list? An overflowing inbox? While the concept of work-life integration is designed to reduce workplace stress, sometimes it […]