Category: Career Center

Dealing with the Unpleasant and Unexpected

Life and work are full of surprises, and not all are pleasant. Linda Swindling discusses why it’s important to ask questions and tips on how to take control in critical situations on this week’s blog.

Look Up and Out to See the External Factors Influencing Your Organization

Are you paying attention to the factors that may influence your organization now and into the future? Read Shelley Row’s tips to discover the influences outside of your organization that can shift its direction and how you can stay on top of them.

Know the Six Influencers Who Impact Your Effectiveness

Understanding and building relationships with the influencers surrounding your organization can go a long way. Discover the six types of influencers and ways to cultivate rich relationships in the latest post by Shelley Row.

Don’t Forget the Phone

Discuss the reasons behind why telephone communication is lacking in today’s world and ways to adjust with Dr. Cindy McGovern.

Know Your Staff! Four Briefing Styles That Give You Clues to Their Superpower

Knowing your staff’s briefing style tells you as much about them as it does about the way they manage projects. Practice a simple test to figure out your staff’s preferred workstyle with Shelley Row, PE, CSP.

Beating the Coulda-Shoulda-Woulda Blues

When you get so caught up in your battle plan that you tune out your target’s thoughts, needs and feedback, your chances of veering off-course grow exponentially. Read how to beat the coulda-shoulda-woulda blues with Dr. Cindy McGovern.

Is Your Leadership Falling Victim to the Villain?

Learn how to shift your thinking to recognize and value feelings with Shelley Row, PE, CSP.

Hearing vs. Listening

Read Dr. Cindy McGovern’s tips on how to improve your listening to create more meaningful relationships.

4 Anchors To Weather Any Storm

Are you calm and clear-sighted when adversity hits? Read Shelley Row, PE, CSP’s 4 Anchors to Weather Any Storm for tips to withstand hardship in your professional and personal life

Tips for Kick-Starting Your Career in the Exhibitions Industry After Graduation

Now that you’ve taken the walk across the stage and received your college diploma (congratulations!), it’s time to get serious about starting your career. The feeling of uncertainty that often accompanies post-grad life can make […]