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Financial Literacy: Financial Decision-Making

According to a report from the Federal Reserve Board, 40% of Americans don’t have enough cash on hand to cover a $400 unexpected expense. It’s an alarming statistic, and one that illustrates the poor financial decisions that many people are making...

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Financial Literacy: Managing Credit Card Debt

According to a 2019 study from NerdWallet, the average household in America is coping with $6,849 in credit card debt. While the sheer quantity of student loans tend to dominate headlines, credit card debt is frequently more crippling, thanks to...

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Wellness: Workplace Stress

According to the American Psychological Association (APA), work-related stress comes with a host of health burdens. Headaches, stomach aches, anxiety, and insomnia are just a few of the symptoms directly associated with stress, and it can also...

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Business Skills: Results Orientation

Every business starts out as an idea, and the really good ideas grow from successful companies into even more successful corporations. Of course, size is not without side effects, and one of them is the formation of processes that dictate how a...

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Workplace Skills: Staying on Task

We live in the age of distractions, where advertisements, apps, and notifications are constantly clamoring for our attention. According to research from Udemy, smartphones alone are costing Millennial and Gen Z employees at least two hours in...

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Workplace Skills: Persistence

In 1995, Elon Musk was passed over for a job at Netscape. A year later, he was ousted from his position as CEO of Zip2, a company he co-founded. In 2000, he was ousted from PayPal while on his honeymoon, and in 2006 the first SpaceX rocket...

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Workplace Skills: Strategic Planning

When Steve Jobs was reinstated as the CEO of Apple after being ousted 12 years earlier, the company was in dire straits. By some accounts, it was just weeks from bankruptcy, but Jobs managed to turn it into the most valuable company in the world....

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Wellness: Therapy and Counseling

As our existence becomes more digital and work invades every aspect of our lives, it’s no wonder employees are struggling with anxiety, depression, chronic stress, and other ailments. The good news is that there are resources out there that can...

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Communication: Choosing a Communication Medium

Research from the Radicati Group indicates that the average office worker receives 121 emails every day, meaning inboxes are becoming more cluttered than ever before. Chances are, many of those emails didn’t need to be sent, and the crowded inbox...

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Financial Literacy: Personal Financial Health Check

According to a survey from Northwestern Mutual, 87% of Americans reported that financial health was the biggest influencer of their happiness and confidence. The implications of this survey are clear—neglect your financial health and your overall...

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