Anatomy of a T-Shaped Employee & How to Be One

Anatomy of a T-Shaped Employee & How to Be One

Have you ever heard the old saying, “Jack of all trades, master of none”? It has a catchy ring—but that doesn’t necessarily mean it’s true in all cases. And the ‘T-shaped’ employee is an example that defies the stereotype completely. What is a T-Shaped Employee, you ask? It’s definitely not someone who stands with their…Read more

Boost Office Morale with These Quick & Inexpensive Ideas

Boost Office Morale with These Quick & Inexpensive Ideas

Ninjas wear many hats, some of which include culture guru and overall producer of fun. You shoulder all the responsibility of boosting office morale. So when motivation hits a predictable winter slump, all eyes are directed at you. You’ve read about effective long-term and short-term morale boosting solutions. Organizing an office party is a good…Read more

Ask Susy: Help! I Suck at Proofreading My Own Work!

Ask Susy: Help! I Suck at Proofreading My Own Work!

Is there anything worse than that sinking feeling that comes with catching a typo after hitting “send?” We’ve all been there. We’re only human, and everyone makes mistakes. You should take comfort in knowing that you’re not the only who struggles when proofreading your own work.

New Secret Santa Ideas Under $20—That Aren’t Gift Cards

New Secret Santa Ideas Under $20—That Aren’t Gift Cards

When it comes to affordable Secret Santa gifts, are you phoning it in? Perhaps you’ve decided that it’s impossible to find a gift that’s interesting or useful for less than $20. Or maybe you’re afraid of getting too personal, so you stick with a safe (AKA boring) gift card for the local chain coffee shop.