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A Pandemic of Financial Anxiety

Stocks are roaring to record levels; the housing market is booming and people are starting to spend more on retail.…

Like Father, Like Son: Neither Generation Is Engaged

A 2020 study shows that even before the Coronavirus pandemic hit, most high school students had negative feelings about school.…

“We the People:” It’s Time to Use those Three Words

It’s not often that I come across a book about present-day politics that inspires hope in me. With the current…

Informational Interviewing: A Job Seeker’s Secret Weapon

One of the most powerful but underutilized strategies in finding a job is informational interviewing. Informational interviewing is the process…

Social Media can be an Effective Job Search Strategy Tool

Most of us use social media in our personal lives, but it can also be an important tool in your…

We’re More Stressed Now that Quarantine is Over

More people are feeling more exhausted, depressed and scared now that the country has begun to reopen than we did…

Leaders: Put Your Oxygen Masks on First

Very few people are flying right now, but think back to the last time you were on an airplane, even…

Give your Resume a Boost During COVID-19

As the country begins to reopen, the millions of unemployment insurance claims show that we are still deep in the…

Build Back Better

The pandemic has turned our lives upside down for the past couple of months, and though we aren’t out of…

Rumination in Times of Crisis

It’s only natural right now to feel overwhelmed. Some people are homeschooling children while trying to adjust to working from…

How to Lead your Remote Team’s Emotions

Managing your team is quite different than it was a month ago as many people find themselves working from home…

Adjusting to Uncertainty

We are faced with uncertain times like none of us have seen before. Despite being isolated in confinement, we need…

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