Your sense of humor — Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

Posted by on Apr 16, 2018 in Career |

During these challenging end-of-the-semester days, you are doing all you can to maximize your time and performance. You are following strict schedules, juggling demands, prioritizing and re-prioritizing tasks and responsibilities, trying to eat healthy meals and get enough sleep. All of this can be overwhelming! Don’t get so busy that you lose your sense of humor.

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Are you sleeping? Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

Posted by on Apr 2, 2018 in Career |

As the end of the semester gets closer, deadlines will get nearer and the demands for your time will increase, seemingly exponentially. I see students put more and more onto their calendars while making weekly and daily to-do lists. “Working days” get longer and longer, often running into the wee hours of the morning. All too often, assignments, projects, labs and study eat into and takeover time for sleep.

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Are you spreading yourself too thin? Joyce’s Career Tip of the Week

Posted by on Mar 26, 2018 in Career |

Here we are with just about one month left of this semester.

Semesters remind me of Ravel’s “Bolero.” They start out softly, but just keep building, building and building. We hear the dramatic crashing cymbals at the end. Your goal is to have the crashing cymbals represent your victory — the finale of a job well done — as opposed to simply crashing!

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