Work Relations, Soft Skills, Email Ettiquette, Follow-Up, Workplace Communication
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
6 Best Tips for Getting the Boss's Recommendation
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Crystal Lee

We all know how daunting it can be to ask for a recommendation from the boss, especially when you’re looking to change jobs. Here, at ProSky, we have compiled a friendly, comprehensive list of all the important points you need to remember to get ’rec’d.’
Work-Life Balance, Jobs, Internships, Millenials in the Workplace, Preventing Burnout, Organizing, Scheduling
CAREER 14 December 2016
How to Prevent Burnout: Finding a Healthy Work-life Balance
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
Unfortunately, life isn’t that easy. But by focusing your time on doing what you love and cutting back on what you don’t, you’ll have the energy to move past hurdles and commitments that you can’t escape.
Preventing Burnout, Quitting Your Job, Mentorships, Dressing Professionally, Internship
CAREER 14 December 2016
Leaving Your Job on a Positive Note
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Brittanei Cain

Alright, so you’ve taken all of our advice, found your perfect internship, and loving every moment of it. Now what? Now, it is time to transition to your next job and leave the old one on good terms.
Follow Up, Email Ettiquette, Millennials in the Workplace, Jobs, Internship, Workplace Relations
CAREER 14 December 2016
How To Keep In Touch Professionally
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Cindy Yong

Everyone knows that the secret to landing your dream job is to network--network often, and network well. Good job, networking master! You did it! What’s the next step? How do you transform this 10-character-long email address into an actual job offer?
Feedback, Workplace Tools, Soft Skills, Constructive Criticism
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
Use Feedback as a Powerful Tool at Work
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Marianna Dowell
Branding Intern
One of the most important ways to receive the maximum amount of knowledge from a job or internship in the fastest amount of time, is to simply ask for feedback.
Workplace Relations, Career Building, Confidence, Soft Skills, Workplace Etiquette, Probem Solving
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
Confidence vs. Arrogance In The Workplace Setting
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Ebony Ohen

People say that there’s a fine line between confidence and arrogance but I feel the two are worlds apart. Let us explore the glaring differences between a light that shines and one that blinds.
Workplace Environment,  Millenials in the Workplace, Positive Reinforcement, Organizing, Productivity
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
Creating an Efficient Environment to Work In
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
Procrastination is too easy and obviously, very detrimental to productivity, so creating a workspace that stimulates efficiency is a significant move.
Team Collaboration, Workplace Relations, Soft Skills, Communication Skills, Team Building, Problem Solving
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
How To Be A Great Team Player at Work
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
Sports teams are perfect examples of how many players together can achieve much more than one player alone. By helping and encouraging one another along the way, you can score some goals and make some inspiring things happen.
Non-Traditional Internships, Remote Internships, Working Remotely, Virtual Internships
CAREER 14 December 2016
True Life: I’m Involved in a Non-Traditional Internship
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Kimiya Jafari

You’re a student, you get good grades, are on numerous organizations and teams, you even run the school’s debate team. You still feel like you should be doing more, and feel as if something essential is missing from your life: an internship.
Non-Traditional Internships, Remote Internships, Working Remotely, Virtual Internships
CAREER 14 December 2016
Tips To Be Successful And Motivated While Working Remotely
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
Due to the ever-increasing ease of long-distance communication, the modern-day workforce does not have to be together in one building, employees can live hundreds or even thousands of miles away from their boss.
Internships, Career Building, Resume Building, Networking, ProSky Projectships
CAREER 14 December 2016
Internships: The Gateway to Your Future
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Thomas Patterson

Everyone wants to get out of college and have a job right away, but sadly, it’s not that easy. Luckily there is a solution to make this problem easier…. INTERNSHIPS!
Non-Verbal Cues, Soft Skills, Communication, Interpersonal Skills, First Impressions, Body Language
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
Non-Verbal Cues: Don't Let Any-body Ruin Your Success
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Michael Olson

Non-verbal cues are a lot more important than you think! Yes you have to look for the typical body language like folding your arms, but what about everything else?
Millennials in the Workplace, Career Advancement, Work Experience, Soft Skills, First Job
CAREER 14 December 2016
5 Mistakes Young Professionals Make At Their First Job
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
Without further ado, here are five mistakes young professionals make at their first job
Soft Skills, Communication, Interpersonal Skills, Professionalism, Email Etiquette, Text Etiquette
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
Written Communication in the Workplace (Save the LOLs for later)
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Zipporah Jackson

Communication in the workplace is getting more and more blurred, so I am here to give you young, hip, professionals a little lesson on proper email etiquette for the workplace.
Soft Skills, Ted Talks, How to Lead a Conversation, How to be a Good Listener
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
How to be a Great Conversationalist
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Nicholas Pung

Many of you know that having people you can talk to makes your life so much more enjoyable. But rarely do any of us learn how to effectively communicate with one another.
Soft Skills, Communication, Ted Talks, Talking to Peers, Conflict Resolution
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
Communication is Key: How to Talk to Anyone at Work
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Brittanei Cain

Communicating effectively in the office may sound like a no-brainer but it can make or break your entire work experience. Knowing how to approach each individual in the workplace is key to finding your place in a new office.
Internship Experince, Networking, Professionalism, Email Etiquette, First Impressions
CAREER 14 December 2016
Making the Most of Your Internship Experience
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Christina Cook
University of California, San Diego
La Jolla
Congratulations! You got your internship...but now what? You probably feel like a freshman all over again; new school -- clueless and worried about your first impression. Here are several tips to start off on the right foot.
Training Courses, ProSky, Projectships, SEO, Social Media Marketing, B2B Sales
CAREER 14 December 2016
Learn More about Professional Training through ProSky
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Gisel Malek
Content Marketer
ProSky creates training programs created by top industry professionals that help you succeed from day one on the job and we simplify it so that learners of every level can study and practice till they themselves become experts.
Networking, Soft Skills, Communication
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
How to Instantly Connect With Anyone
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Aiming Li
Branding Intern
London
We are constantly being put into situations where we must interact with strangers. Therefore, being able to speak confidently and leave people with a good impression is an essential skill for everyone to have.
Constructive Criticism, Work Relations, Commuication skills
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
Use Constructive Criticism at Work to Build Effective Relationships
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Vanity Sanchez

Success in your workplace is geared through the interactions you have with those people you share and cultivate ideas with.
Work Experience, Internship, Job, Millennials in the Workplace, Networking, Qualifications, Personal Branding, Resumes
CAREER 14 December 2016
Working Around a Lack of Work Experience
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
The persistent paradox of needing experience to get a job, but needing a job to gain experience is a struggle pretty much every millennial I know has confronted. However, there are a few ways to work around this dilemma
Soft Skills, Communication, Professionalism, Talking to Your Boss
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
How to Talk to Your Boss With Confidence
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Rocquia Bashey

here is nothing wrong with being nervous to talk to your boss, but ignoring a relationship with them all together could result in a less productive work environment overall.
Asking for Help, Communication, Soft Skills, Interpersonal Skills, Millennials in the Workplace, Workplace Relations
WORKPLACE SUCCESS 14 December 2016
The Right Way to Ask for Help in the Office
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Randy Han

Whether we’re too proud, too independent, or just too afraid to ask, sometimes we really can’t do everything on our own and we need to ask for help. The good thing is, no one ever said you couldn’t ask for help.
Communication, Soft Skills, Interpersonal Skills, Millennials in the Workplace, Workplace Relations, Body Language
SKILLS DEVELOPMENT 14 December 2016
Helpful Tips on How to Socialize with Co-workers
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Riann Winget

Have you ever found yourself looking at a co-worker with nothing to say? Or in a room at an event with people of different ages and positions of power, not knowing where to stand or where to look? Fear not!
Mentorship, Feedback, First Job, Millennials in the Workplace, Workplace Relations
CAREER 14 December 2016
7 Traits of a Terrible First Job
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Hannah Son
Content Writer
Redondo Beach
Your first job will not be the highest paid or most fulfilling job you’ll ever work, but choosing a bad first job will set you back from ever getting that type of job. How do you know that the first job you’re considering is terrible?