3 Ideas for Career Growth in This New Era

3 Ideas for Career Growth in This New Era

Brief  In a changing workplace, focus less on linear paths to titles and promotions and instead seek out work that emphasizes interpersonal skills, provides personal growth and adds value to the organization, writes Julie Winkle Giulioni. “Communication,...
How to Say “No” to Bad Meetings

How to Say “No” to Bad Meetings

Brief  If you don’t know the point of a meeting and feel your presence will not add value, it’s OK to ask who will attend, what the agenda is or why you’re needed. And if you don’t get the answers you need, politely decline or offer your input...
4 Ways to Build Your Mental Resilience

4 Ways to Build Your Mental Resilience

Brief  Resilience is something you can develop, especially when you find others for support, seek fulfillment beyond yourself and avoid trapping yourself in a victim mindset, writes LaRae Quy. “When you talk out your fears and concerns, you’ll find that...
How Engineers Moved an 11,000-ton Telephone Exchange

How Engineers Moved an 11,000-ton Telephone Exchange

Brief  In November 1930, in Indiana, United States, one of the great feats of modern engineering was executed: a team of architects and engineers moved an 11,000-ton (22-million pound) telephone exchange without ever suspending its operations either basic supplies for...
What Is Concrete Sand?

What Is Concrete Sand?

Brief  In this guide, we are going to introduce you to this mysterious ingredient! You will learn what concrete sand is, whether it is the same as ordinary sand that we can find at the beach, what types of concrete sand exist, and what this stuff is used for in...
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