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May Day or Mayday?

May Day or Mayday?

Some think of it as a day to welcome Spring with Instagram worthy activities (think Maypoles and floral crowns), while others place importance on May 1st as a day to recognize workers worldwide. Seattleites however… Well, our city has come to view May Day as a day of peaceful protests followed by anarchy.  In fact, […]

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The Importance of Age Diversity

The Importance of Age Diversity

When was the last time that you allowed an age-based bias to infiltrate your hiring practices? Your first thought is likely, “I would never allow bias to affect my hiring decisions”; however, it happens more often than we would like to admit. Maybe you have thought that a candidate was too young to fill a […]

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Roughing It (and Surviving) in the Workplace

Roughing It (and Surviving) in the Workplace

With summer and camping season rapidly approaching in the Pacific Northwest, many of us are considering how well we can actually “rough it” out there in the wilderness; however, you don’t have to go far to discover how well you are able to confront uncomfortable situations. In fact, a weekend in the forest isn’t even […]

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How to Spark Joy in Your Career (Marie Kondo Style)

How to Spark Joy in Your Career (Marie Kondo Style)

Minimalism is the newest organizational trend to pop up, and leading the way is Marie Kondo, author of the New York Time’s #1 Best Seller “The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing” and inspiration behind the Netflix original show “Tidying Up with Marie Kondo”. Even if you haven’t read […]

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How to Update Your LinkedIn Summary

How to Update Your LinkedIn Summary

According to Business Insider Intelligence, LinkedIn passed the 500,000,000 users mark in 2017. Breaking it down even further, they reported that there are approximately 260 million active users monthly—with 40% of those users checking LinkedIn daily. With over a half of a billion users since its startup in 2002, this platform is just as much […]

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