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Broaden Your Skills...Expand Your Career Horizon

by Chris Anderson, Marketing and Communications Director, "The horizon leans forward, offering you space to place ne...

  • 3/9/2022
  • Employment, Future of work, Job search, Interviewing, Networking, Working longer, Lifelong learning, Career pivot / transitions, New tech, Workplace tools, Community


Looking to Learn? Check Your Inbox!

Email newsletters cut through the clutter to deliver curated content with the potential to update, educate and fascinate. By Chris And...

  • 2/24/2022
  • Lifelong learning, Technical skills, Career pivot / transitions, Trend-spotting, Digital, Brain & mind


The Hiring Landscape, Job Board Myths - A Realistic Look at being a Fifties Female Job Seeker

The author Rosalie Day is an independent policy specialist focused on issues at the intersection of public policy, science and technolo...

  • 11/21/2021
  • Employment, Future of work, Job search, Interviewing, Skills Building, Technical skills, Technology, New tech, Digital, Ethics, AI & Age Bias, Workplace tools
  • Rosalie Day


How Does Your Career Garden Grow?

By Amy Armitage Founder and Chair of the Human Capital Investment and Reporting Council I love gardening, though I’m still striving fo...

  • 9/7/2021
  • Employment, Job search, Networking, Lifelong learning, Career pivot / transitions


The Only Black Woman at the Table

by Dumebi Egbuna, Co-Founder, Chezie (This post was originally published on Chezie) If I had to describe my educational and professio...

  • 6/15/2021
  • Job search, Networking, Inclusive design, Community


Anatomy of a Phishing Attack: Don't Take the Bait

David Miller The email arrived in my wife’s inbox on a very average Thursday evening. She was relaxing on the couch with the dog...

  • 6/10/2021
  • Technical skills, New tech, Digital, Usability


No One is Purr-fect. And That’s OK.

Chris Anderson Is it just me or does anyone else want to see what they look like as a kitten after watching the “I’m not a cat” Zoom fa...

  • 2/22/2021
  • Technical skills, Trend-spotting, New tech, Digital, Workplace tools


Why Women over 40 Should Connect With Women Under 40

The power of continual learning regardless of your age or career stage Charlotte Japp, Founder, CIRKEL “Could you explain to me what ...

  • 11/11/2020
  • Employment, Future of work, Networking, Career pivot / transitions, Brain & mind, Staying active, Community, Multigenerational workforce, Ageism


New Partnership Serves Up Endless Possibilities

Chris Anderson I think we can all agree. Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfeld’s decision in 1978 to collaborate on a smooth and chunky ice cre...

  • 8/20/2020
  • Skills Building, Lifelong learning, Technical skills, Career pivot / transitions, Technology, New tech, Digital, Workplace tools


Build Your Brand in Four Simple Steps

Why Everyone Needs a Brand Positioning by Danielle Hughes Is this really another blog about branding? Yes it is. But wait! Don’t go!B...

  • 7/15/2020
  • Employment, Future of work, Job search, Networking, Working longer, Skills Building, Lifelong learning, Entrepreneurship, Career pivot / transitions, Workplace tools, Multigenerational workforce


Upping Your Skills Game with Online Resources

by Naomi Kaufman Mentors and career coaches encourage us to continually make time to learn new skills and get exposed to new ideas. Mor...

  • 9/16/2019
  • Skills Building, Lifelong learning, Technical skills, Career pivot / transitions, Workplace tools


Call Me…Maybe

Numbers Matter and Other Interview Lessons Learned by Chris Anderson It was 3pm. I sat at my desk with my laptop in front of me. My ful...

  • 9/11/2019
  • Employment, Job search, Interviewing, Networking, Lifelong learning, Technical skills, Career pivot / transitions, Digital