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Truly Scary: Taking Halloween Too Far In The Office Can Damage Your Career

There really isn’t any other time of the year where we can adopt a totally new persona than Halloween.  This holiday can be fun, creative, and totally freeing for us to break from our traditional selves and adopt a whole new character for a day.  In general, Americans tend to revere this holiday and adore the opportunity to don costumes and other outfits we would never wear otherwise to the office. But some people get into this a little too much. You know who these folks are… the ones that truly go all-out with detailed costumes and character play. It’s… Read »

Top 7 Survival Tips For New Grads In The Workplace

For most traditional new graduates, moving from the school world into the workplace is a huge culture shock. They are going from an environment where everyone has been the same age and generational outlook to a suddenly diverse social environment with people of all ages and backgrounds present. Learning the ropes of a new job, mastering the social ladder of a workplace, and in general, trying to figure out  business etiquette can be pretty frustrating to new workers. Here are some tips for new grads on navigating their bold new venture in the work world: 1) Be patient.  Today’s graduates are used to the… Read »