Category: Professional Development

How to Create Resolutions You Can Actually Accomplish

How to Create Resolutions You Can Actually Accomplish

Remember this time last year when you said you’d land that big title promotion, lay claim to that corner office, or get that bump in pay before the end of 2018? But…

10 Books to Read for Success in 2019
, Professional Development

10 Books to Read for Success in 2019

If you’re the “new year, new you” type, or the kind of person who curates an annual book bucket list, you might have a few professional development books on your radar to…

The Pros of Hosting a Meeting Offsite
, Professional Development

The Pros of Hosting a Meeting Offsite

Every routine is a double-edged sword. People function well in certain routines like exercising, eating a balanced diet, or sleeping regularly. However, routines can easily devolve from helpful safety rails into prisons…

The Do’s and Don’ts of a Co-Working Space
, Professional Development

The Do’s and Don’ts of a Co-Working Space

Every year, more Americans are working away from traditional offices, instead heading to the local coffee shop, staying at home, or finding somewhere in between. According to the 2017 study, “Freelancing in…

Make Your Own Luck: How to Turn Networking into a Successful Tool
, Professional Development

Make Your Own Luck: How to Turn Networking into a Successful Tool

When words get overused, the meaning gets fuzzy. “Networking” is one such word. In the last few years, it’s become a cliché buzzword for businesspeople. What does it mean, not only to…

How To: Land Your Dream Job

How To: Land Your Dream Job

Q&A with Downtown OKC Managing Director, Bettye Taylor We recently sat down with local employment expert Bettye Taylor. Taylor is the Managing Director of the downtown Oklahoma City Express Employment Professionals franchise.…

An Insider’s Guide to Downtown OKC

An Insider’s Guide to Downtown OKC

Not long ago, downtown Oklahoma City was a lonely area where people only visited to go to work and left as soon as they were done for the day. However, in the…

HOW TO BEAT THE AFTERNOON SLUMP

HOW TO BEAT THE AFTERNOON SLUMP

4 tips on staying productive at work If a nap is out of the question, what are some ways the average worker can cope with the urge to sleep after lunch? As…

Tips to Make the Most of Your Time in Downtown OKC

Tips to Make the Most of Your Time in Downtown OKC

  Do you live or work in downtown Oklahoma City? Want to get involved but don’t know where to start? Here are 4 tips from local innovators for making the most of…

Personalities in the Workplace — There’s a Quiz for That
, Professional Development

Personalities in the Workplace — There’s a Quiz for That

“Strength lies in differences, not in similarities” - Stephen Covey Scroll through your Facebook news feed and notice how many friends post quiz results telling you the kind of dog they should…