The secret recipe of leadership

Good morning, Highlanders! Here’s another edition of Career Thursdays. This article is about leadership, which is fitting since the UCR Alumni Association is hosting an event called Learn from Leaders next Wednesday, … Continue Reading →


How Resentment Hurts Your Career (And, 6 Steps To Overcoming It)

Good morning, Highlanders! I hope everyone is having a great Thursday morning so far! When we have a negative job experience or our career isn’t moving in the direction that … Continue Reading →


7 Tips for Making Happy Decisions about How to Spend Your Time, Energy, and Money

Good morning, Highlanders! Many of us make numerous decisions on a daily, if not hourly basis. I think we all want to be happy with the decisions that we make. … Continue Reading →


The Right Workplace: How to Find a Company Culture that Fits You

Good morning, Highlanders! Another Career Thursdays blog here! I like when articles relate the job search process to something very familiar like trying on clothes or dating. It puts everything … Continue Reading →


How To Stay Positive During A Long Job Search

Good morning, Highlanders! Sometimes you want or need a job change and the process starts taking longer than you might think. It’s easy to go into a negative space when … Continue Reading →


5 Career-Boosting Moves You Still Have Time To Make In 2016

Good morning, Highlanders! It’s hard to get the motivation to make a change to your career or to your professional development. Many people say things like, “I’ll start looking for … Continue Reading →


19 icebreakers to use at uncomfortable networking events

Good morning, Highlanders! I can’t believe it’s already September! Many hiring or networking events begin again in September after the summer hiatus. This article provides great ways on how to start … Continue Reading →


Powerful Ways To Create Your Own Happiness

Good morning, Highlanders! Everyone has good and bad days. There are ups and downs. We all have different ways of dealing with our life events. We have a choice to … Continue Reading →


6 Unusual Habits of Exceptionally Creative People

Good morning, Highlanders! Here’s another edition of Career Thursdays on the UCR Alumni Blog. This post was originally published on June 30, 2015 by Travis Bradberry on LinkedIn featured in … Continue Reading →


5 Tips For Getting Back To Work After A Vacation

Good morning, Highlanders! Here’s part 2 of the “Vacation Series” on the Alumni Blog. This was originally posted on Forbes.com on June 26, 2016 by Kathryn Dill. Last week we … Continue Reading →