How To Avoid Confidentiality Slip-Ups

How To Avoid Confidentiality Slip-Ups

Confidentiality is one of those terms that you rarely hear about until something goes wrong—which sucks, because at that point, the damage has been done. Breaches of confidentiality are very serious, but totally preventable, as long as you know what to look out for. Here's your confidentiality cheat sheet so you can understand and avoid any slip-ups as you start your career.

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Common Presenting Tics And How To Get Rid Of Them

Common Presenting Tics And How To Get Rid Of Them

First things first—we all have tics when we talk. Those little things we do so unconsciously that we don't even realize we do them. Some are totally harmless, the flavor of your own presenting style. But others can be distracting and take your audience's attention away from what you're saying. Here are four super common presenting tics and tips on how to get rid of them.

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Preparing For The Unexpected In Client Presentations

Preparing For The Unexpected In Client Presentations

Practicing your presentation skills is one thing. But anyone who's been in a client presentation knows that there are a lot of things that can throw you that you don't see coming, despite all your prep. So how do you prepare for the unexpected? Here are some curveballs that commonly come up and how to handle them.

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Gaining More Control Over Being Hired At The End Of Your Internship

Gaining More Control Over Being Hired At The End Of Your Internship

The worst thing is feeling like you have no control over the situation. And yes, there are things outside of your control, like whether the agency has budget/enough business to bring you on full-time, or whether you're a culture fit. But there are things that can help you take the reins over the situation—or at least make you feel like you're not just waiting around passively for the decision to be made.

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Good Habits That Get Interns Hired

Good Habits That Get Interns Hired

Whether you've secured an internship for the summer or are in the midst of your search, it's smart to start thinking about how to get the most out of your time as an intern. To help you slide into a full-time position, or squeeze the most value from your three month stint, here are five good habits of high performing interns.

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5 Tips for Conquering the Fear of Speaking Up

5 Tips for Conquering the Fear of Speaking Up

One of the most common pieces of feedback I received early in my career, and have given to almost every intern is to speak up in meetings. To kick off 2017 right, here are five tips to help you conquer the fear of speaking up. They'll make it easier to jump in and contribute, so you'll get the reps in and build confidence—until it becomes second nature.

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