Increase Your Career Wellbeing


by Julie Remington Gallup researchers recently conducted studies of people in more than 150 countries to identify core elements that define human wellbeing. Their research, and guidelines for how to apply it, is detailed in Wellbeing: The Five Essential Elements by Tom Rath and Jim Harter.   Their findings describe the human experience from suffering … Continue reading Increase Your Career Wellbeing

Green Career Spotlight: Energy Engineer


by Lisa Thompson Ever wonder what it’s like to be an energy engineer? Energy engineers wear many hats and meet many different people. They figure out how to make buildings—corporate, manufacturing, government, schools—and processes more energy efficient.   Meet Tanuj Galati, senior energy engineer at Energy Management Solutions, Inc., as he describes his job and … Continue reading Green Career Spotlight: Energy Engineer

Those with High-functioning Autism Can Succeed in the Workplace


by Kathy Kirchoff There are varying degrees of autism. If you have high-functioning autism or an autism spectrum disorder like Asperger's syndrome, you can use your unique talents to have a successful and satisfying career. More companies are seeing the value those with autism can bring to their companies.   Career Choices Many people struggle … Continue reading Those with High-functioning Autism Can Succeed in the Workplace

6 Tips To Easy Networking


by Karen Kodzik For many people, there is nothing easy about networking, especially if you're an introvert. But networking continues to be an important part of professional development, career management as well as the job search. Think of networking not as imposing on others, but as relationship building, and relationships are cultivated through conversation and … Continue reading 6 Tips To Easy Networking

How May We Help You? A Spotlight on the Leisure and Hospitality Industry


by Rachel Vilsack Whether you take advantage of a campground near one of our 10,000 lakes, stay at a bed and breakfast in Duluth, dine in a four-star restaurant in Minneapolis, or visit a casino, the leisure and hospitality industry is big business in Minnesota. This sector enjoys $10.5 billion in annual sales and generates … Continue reading How May We Help You? A Spotlight on the Leisure and Hospitality Industry