millennial, pokemon, PokemonGo, networking, soft skills, strategical planning skills, augmented reality
CAREER 14 December 2016
Pokemon Go: Above and Beyond Virtual Reality
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Nikolaus Witowski
Branding Intern
Santa Barbara
With the recent introduction of the augmented reality game Pokémon Go, there is no question that it has become a huge part of our society. By simply opening an app, we are sharpening our networking/strategical planning skills, and understanding the atmosphere of the silicon valley-like business culture.
Charisma, light up a room, soft skills, speaking skills, listening skills, confidence, being confident
NO CATEGORY 14 December 2016
The Secret Behind Charisma
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Randy Han

Charisma is much like gravity; they have their similarities. Much like how gravity pulls you down to the ground, charisma pulls you towards someone.
soft skills, building skills, hard skills, communication, networking, online classes, volunteering
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
A Guide to Building Skills Outside of a Professional Setting
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Kelly Nguyen

When it comes to getting hired, many employers are looking for candidates with a variety of soft skills and technical skills.
career advancement, soft skills, hard skills, job, internship, communication
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
In a workplace rut? Here are 4 tips for you to get your groove back!
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Ting Yu Maggie Chang
Branding Intern
Davis
Feeling burnt out in a workplace is common for most people. In fact, almost all individuals experience this at least once in their career. But the question is, how do you get your work groove back?
Social communication, Communication in the workplace, listening skills, feedback, skills
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
What is Social Communication and How is it Best Used in the Workplace?
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
The ability to communicate in a professional manner is crucial in taking you a long way into your career and even more crucial for having a well balanced personal life.
Annoying coworkers, difficult coworkers, interpersonal skills, soft skills, hard skills, tech skills
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
Improve your Interpersonal Skills When Dealing with These 5 Types of Annoying Co-workers
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Erica Hipp

Whether you’re a teacher, nurse, businessman, police officer, engineer, retail worker, or any profession, you have probably run into your fair share of annoying co-workers.
Gaining respect, respect, motivation, confidence, communication, productivity, confidence
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
Gain Respect at Work with These 5 Simple Steps
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Jumanna Khamis
Branding Intern
Manhattan
A Study found in Society for Human Resource Management shows that 72% of employees rank "respectful treatment of all employees at all levels" to be the most important factor in job satisfaction.
workability, employability, projects, soft skills, hard skills, tech skills, communication skills, listening skills
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
The Holy Grail of Hobbies: Improve Your Workability & Skills with These 7 Hobbies
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Anna Martirosyan

In this modern day, competition in the workforce is higher than ever. So what can you do to get ahead?
Interpersonal skills, soft skills, hard skils, technical skills, dealing with co workers,coworkers, communication skills
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
How to Use Interpersonal Skills to Handle Difficult Co-workers
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
In every workplace, you will have at least one difficult coworker. Dealing with difficult situations at work is challenging because you have to meet them everyday, yet rewarding, as it can teach you many interpersonal skills that will help you at work and everywhere else.
Networking, social media, projectships, employability, internships, first job, first internship, work relations
CAREER 14 December 2016
7 Things Successful Students Do to Become more Employable
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Gisel Malek
Content Marketer
Summer break is over, and now it’s time to gain skills that recruiters are looking for any opportunity that you get.
Work life, staying motivated, staying productive, exercise, healthy eating, goal setting, socializing, soft skills
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
10 Ways to Spice Up Your Work Life
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Nikita Rogers

There comes a point in nearly everyone’s career when they get bored at their job. This can happen to a person even if they love their job.
Resume, work experience, internships, soft skills, hard skills, tech skills, sales jobs
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
How to Write a Fast and Efficient Resume
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Daisha Paringit

There comes a time in adulthood where you are faced with getting a job...
Dressing for work, work attire, Professionalism, work relations, professionalism, office wear
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
Wear This, Not That-Your Guide to Business Casual
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Ting Yu Maggie Chang
Branding Intern
Davis
Struggling to define ’business casual’? We’ve got you covered. Follow these guidelines to discover your sweet spot-- between under and over-dressing.
Productivity, Applications, Young professionals
CAREER 14 December 2016
Productivity App-Hacks for the Young Professional
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Marvin Ho

The young professional life can be hard, but these apps will help you succeed.
Social meida, social media marketing, digital profiles, Twitter, Facebook, Linkedin
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
Social Media: More than the Sum of its Parts
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Riann Winget

It’s 2016, and we are all online all the time. We FaceTime our significant others instead of actually talking to them, we gChat our work friends, Facebook message funny links to our college friends, and email our grandparents.
Job hunt, TED Talks, workplace, communication skills, soft skills
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
Success In Life and Work: 5 Speeches To Get You There
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Victoria Khau

So you’re about to begin your job hunt and all of a sudden, all these questions start to pervade your mind: What am I good at? What do I love to do? Am I good enough? What if I actually suck at everything and learned nothing in college?!
Organization skills, staying organized, New Job, New internship
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
How to Stay Organized and Sane
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Christina Cook
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla
Feeling overwhelmed? Here are some helpful ways to to stay organized with a new job:
Bad habits, breaking bad habits, professionalism, young professionals, career advancement
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
Make it, Now Break it: 10 Bad Habits that you need to get rid of!
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Marianna Dowell
Branding Intern
In life, everyone has bad habits that they need to break free of. It’s a simple fact of life. However, in the workplace, these 10 bad habits can actually hurt your overall professionalism:
Work life, New job, Internships, staying motivated, staying productive, socializing, soft skills
CAREER 14 December 2016
Too Valuable to Lose: How Going the Extra Mile at Work Can Help you Keep your Job
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Iman Balagam

Job security is important more than ever lately. There are so many positions being outsourced, eliminated, or redone it’s hard for anyone to feel like their job is safe.
Work Experience, Marketing, Resume, projectships, career advancement, career building
CAREER 14 December 2016
Stand OUT, Don't Stand UP
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Zipporah Jackson

Are you a college student who is about to embark on an internship at your dream company or are you a young professional who has just landed a wonderful position right out of college?
Dressing for work, work attire, Professionalism, work relations, professionalism, body language
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
How You Can “Clothes” the Deal - Project a Professional Image at Work
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Eva Chen
Branding Intern
Berkeley
Work, work, work, work, work. No, I’m not talking about Rihanna’s song. I mean you going to work all five days of the week
resume, professional experience, projects, networking, communication skills,  social media
JOB HUNT 14 December 2016
Key Factors on Landing a Job Post-Graduation
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Bryan Tran

You are finally done with school and are ready for the real world. Or… are you?
first impression, body language, new job, communication, listening skills, soft skills, small talk
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
10 Secrets to Making a Great First Impression at Work
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Kelly Nguyen

Starting a new job can be difficult, so why not start it off on the right foot? Here are 10 secrets on how to make a great first impression at work.
Communication, soft skills, productivity, employability, interpersonal skills, motivation, projects, teamwork
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
Communicate to Cultivate Maximum Productivity from Your Employees
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Vincent Bongiovanni

The first time I managed a team of people, I learned very quickly that the line between employee autonomy and getting the job done right (or at least the way I wanted it done) is a very fine one.
Friends, Workplace, Work relations, coworkers, soft skills, hard skills
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
Technical and Interpersonal Skills Crucial for Success in Today’s Workplace
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Jonathan Cula
Branding Intern
In today’s fast paced, technology-driven workplace, achieving success and joy at work requires a set of technical and interpersonal skills, which perhaps weren’t as important several decades ago.