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Wisdom for job seekers with Job Coach Amy

Dodany: 27 września 2022

In this conversation with Job Coach Amy, learn strategies for identifying your dream job, leveraging your network, and taking actionable steps to land that job.Modern Mentor is hosted by Rachel...

How to create more trust in the new world of work

Dodany: 20 września 2022

With “work” no longer being confined to a time or place, it’s getting harder to “track” who is working where, when and how hard. We need to find new ways to establish and maintain trust in whatever...

What to do about quiet quitting—if it’s even real

Dodany: 13 września 2022

The debate over “quiet quitting” in the workplace is raging. Is it real or made up? Good or bad? New or old? With so many questions swirling around, Modern Mentor takes a step back to see the...

How to stay cool through back to school

Dodany: 6 września 2022

Back-to-school season brings chaos upon everyone—parents or not. That’s because the back-to-school season is really about the end of summer—a season in which things tend to be just a little bit...

The Future of Work with Naomi Titleman Colla

Dodany: 30 sierpnia 2022

In this conversation with future-of-work enthusiast Naomi Titleman Colla, Rachel explores how the past few years have forever changed the nature of work, what the near future may hold, and how...

How to be a great (new!) leader

Dodany: 23 sierpnia 2022

Stepping—or preparing to step—into a new leadership role can be intimidating! We want to win—big and fast. But there are right ways and there are wrong ways to do this. Let's focus on the right way...

How to focus when the world feels on fire

Dodany: 16 sierpnia 2022

With scary headlines hitting us from all directions, it can be really challenging to stay focused on and productive at work. But there are strategies we can use in these moments to help us stay on...

What can I do if layoffs are coming?

Dodany: 9 sierpnia 2022

After hearing about the Great Resignation for months, we’re starting to see signs of a possible recession… which may be causing you to wonder whether company layoffs are ahead. This isn’t the end...

Why the buddy system works... at work

Dodany: 2 sierpnia 2022

In school, the buddy system kept us from getting lost, getting hurt, and eating things off the floor. As working adults, we could all sometimes use a buddy. Here’s how to use them and use them...

Why vulnerability is a misunderstood superpower

Dodany: 26 lipca 2022

No matter how much you may want to, you can't be amazing at everything. Enter the most misunderstood workplace superpower around—vulnerability. Here's how to use it to propel yourself to personal...

How to have a hard conversation

Dodany: 19 lipca 2022

When you know you need to have a hard conversation with someone—but your stomach is tense and your hands are sweating and you want to put it off for as long as you can… how do you find the...

How to overcome common workplace fears

Dodany: 12 lipca 2022

Sometimes fear holds us back from doing the right thing—making the right call. And it’s time to look that fear in the eye, call it out, and step over it—just do the right thing. Here are some of...

How to create your own luck

Dodany: 5 lipca 2022

Luck is not a passive thing that happens to us. It’s something we have the power to influence, to bring to life. There are certain habits that “lucky” people tend to have. Let’s learn what they are...

How to explain a gap in your résumé

Dodany: 28 czerwca 2022

Worried that a gap in employment will hold you back in your job search? No way! Here's how to turn that résumé gap into a compelling part of your story that makes you uniquely qualified.Modern...

How to be more connected at work

Dodany: 21 czerwca 2022

Feeling connection at work really matters. It grounds you, it makes you feel part of an ecosystem, it provides space for collaboration and informal learning. Connection has been tough lately. Teams...

How to be better at failure

Dodany: 14 czerwca 2022

Failure is often conflated with carelessness, and we are (rightfully!) afraid of seeming careless. But failure—true failure—is something we achieve with intention. By understanding what failure is...

How to delegate well—even if you're not a leader

Dodany: 7 czerwca 2022

Delegating effectively is not about “dumping the grunt work” on someone else, but rather about ensuring the right people do the right work in service of shared goals. With this mindset, there are...

Driving Inclusion and Belonging at Work: a Conversation with Bain’s Chief Diversity Officer

Dodany: 31 maja 2022

There’s a lot of buzz these days around the concepts of Inclusion and Belonging. We know they are important drivers of employee engagement and retention. We all want to experience inclusion and...

Not feeling valued at work?

Dodany: 24 maja 2022

You're giving work your all, but you're just not feeling appreciated. Modern Mentor has 5 ways to find the love.Modern Mentor is hosted by Rachel Cooke. A transcript is available at Simplecast.Find...

Do I do it fast or right?

Dodany: 17 maja 2022

We get a lot of mixed messaging when it comes to managing the tension between speed and efficiency. We need to be sure—to have the data, to have done the research and the analysis before deciding...