The Benefits of Doing Something Uncomfortable

Bachrach, Anne , BusinessKnow-How.com, “The Benefits of Doing Something Uncomfortable.” http://www.businessknowhow.com/growth/uncomfortable.htm Posted February, 2012. Retrieved February 13th, 2012. — Do you find yourself avoiding new situations because they make you uncomfortable? It’s normal to feel apprehensive before you try something different or face a new challenge, but stepping outside your comfort zone can lead to big rewards. Doesn’t that […]

How Pinterest is Becoming the Next Big Thing in Social Media for Business

Falls, Jason, Entrepreneur.com, “How Pinterest is Becoming the Next Big Thing in Social Media for Business.” http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/222740 Posted February 7th, 2012. Retrieved February 8th, 2012. — Move over Facebook, Twitter and Google+. Another social media site is stepping up as a valuable marketing tool for businesses. Pinterest, an online bulletin board for your favorite images, launched in 2010 and is already […]

An Introvert’s Guide to Networking

Petrilli, Lisa, Harvard Business Review, “An Introvert’s Guide to Networking.” http://blogs.hbr.org/cs/2012/01/the_introverts_guide_to_networ.html?utm_source=twitterfeed&utm_medium=twitter#.Ty_3w3Ij_5Y.facebook Posted January 25th, 2012. Retrieved February 6rd, 2012. — I learned the critical importance of networking, and discovered my natural aversion to it, early in my career. I was a new college graduate working in the strategic planning division of a $10 billion company, and our business […]