April 2, 2019

Writing a Thank-You Card

A thank-you note or email, can show your appreciation, boost your career, help you get a job offer and strengthen your relationship with a professor, co-worker or networking contact. Sometimes, however, we find ourselves staring at a blank card or screen with no idea where...
March 5, 2019

Table Etiquette During a Dinner Interview

Having a meal during an interview can be a nerve-racking experience. Employers use this time to see how you conduct yourself in a social, professional setting, to be sure you can represent the company in a positive way. Knowing table etiquette can alleviate some of...
December 21, 2018

Adding LiA To LinkedIn

Soft skills (communication and strategic thinking) and professional development (participating in a professional organization) are some of the top qualities that companies look for when hiring new employees. According to BusinessInsider.com, discussing your soft skills during an interview is valuable, but being able to show...
November 28, 2018

Steps to Budget Successfully

Creating a budget can be as easy as 1, 2, 3. Simply put, a budget is a plan for every dollar you have. It’s not magic, but it represents more financial freedom and life with less stress. It also is a positive way to track...
October 18, 2018

Adapting to Change

You've probably heard the saying "the only constant is change." Our lives are constantly transforming, from joining a new organization, graduating from college, moving to a new home or starting a new job. Change is exciting but also can be terrifying at the same time....