Category office culture

I’m Not The Intern! Owning a Leadership Position

By Jessi Putnam Alright, since it’s just you and me, I’m going to be honest with you. As I was getting ready to graduate from college with my art degree in graphic design, I started panicking. It may have been due to the fact that student loans seem to subliminally convince you that if you don’t get a job straight […]

Fit In By Standing Out

By Carly Rome When starting a new job, many young professionals seek advice on how to assimilate to a company’s culture, or to office life in general. We often start out by aiming to please, devoting our entire selves to meeting expectations and fitting seamlessly into the philosophies and ways of doing things that our bosses […]

9 Cultural Assimilation Tips to Help You Kill it in a New Office

By Stacy Livingston, originally posted on the LaunchSquad Tumblr At the start of this summer, I got on a plane. I spent six hours sitting next to a senior citizen with a persistent and phlegmy cough. I got off said plane. It was my first time on the West Coast, and making my way from […]

How to Take Your Personal Brand from Zero to 100, Real Quick

By Nicole E. Spears Chances are, you didn’t have to walk uphill both ways to school as a kid. Congrats, millennial! In your day and age, building a personal brand has become the new necessary evil. Whether you love the spotlight or can’t stand talking about ~feelings~, the era of self-marketing is in full-swing. It’s […]