Category: Young Professionals YP

6 Tips for a Newcomer at EXPO! EXPO!

By: Maxx Lebiecki, Account Executive, Association of Equipment Manufacturers We’ve all been there before – a friend or coworker invites us somewhere on short notice.  Although not really interested, we decide to tag along to […]

IAEE Awards Spotlight on Cassie Thompson: 2015 Young Professional of the Year Award Recipient

By Mary Tucker, IAEE Sr. PR/Communications Manager Cassie Thompson has garnered significant accomplishments at SmithBucklin as Manager, Event Services as well as through her IAEE volunteerism and dedication to the industry. In only two years […]

Your Favorite Productivity Trick Is Actually Slowing You Down

Originally Published by Lindsey Pollack, 18 March 2016 I bet I know what you’re doing right now. You’re reading this post, singing along to the “Hamilton” soundtrack and composing a text on your phone. If […]

It’s Not About You: What You Really Need to Know About Your Personal Brand

Originally published by Lindsey Pollak. In 1997, business guru Tom Peters wrote an article for Fast Company, “The Brand Called You.” The timing for this revolutionary concept was especially powerful for me, as a recent […]

How to Make 2016 Your Best Year Ever

Originally published January 8, 2016 by Lindsey Pollak As you set your New Year’s resolutions (mine include eating less sugar and reading more fiction — book recommendations welcome!), don’t forget to set some professional goals. […]

Help! My Boss Is a Millennial — and I’m Not!

Originally published 11 December 2015 By Lindsey Pollak. We talk a lot about how managers can work with millennials — but what about when a millennial is your boss? It’s a situation that will become […]

What You Can Learn from a Bad Boss

Originally published by Lindsey Pollak Got a Horrible Boss? Well, lucky you! Stay with me for a minute. The truth is, having a terrible boss early in your career can present a hugely valuable learning […]

Steal-Worthy Networking Ideas

Originally published by Lindsey Pollak It’s not what you know, it’s who you know. Most of us have heard this career advice, but it is true that who you know can help propel your career. […]

Building on Your Expo! Expo! Experience

By Megan Miglautsch, Latin America Marketing Manager, Association of Equipment Manufacturers (AEM) Last year was my first time going to Expo! Expo!. I didn’t know anyone outside of my fellow co-workers at the Association of […]