Heather Miller Kuhaneck

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What Millennials Really Want: Professional Development

I'm not sure about you, but professional development (PD) at my last job consisted of little more than a few forgettable webinars and a yearly …

Want A More Satisfying Career? Become A Mentor

If you’re not currently mentoring someone, it’s time to ask yourself: “Why not?” You may feel you don’t have anything to share as you’re not experienced enough or considered a tenured professional. Maybe you don’t know who would be a good fit as your mentee or just don’t have any time.<p>But avoiding …

You can’t know it all: Mentoring across ages and stages

When most of us picture a mentoring relationship, we tend to imagine a wiser, older counterpart taking a young and impressionable person under their …

The Dream Job Is a Myth. Focus Instead on Living Your Best Life.

You find your true calling by explore opportunities for happiness and growth.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We're told to follow our dreams, pursue our passions and be extraordinary. But what if we haven't yet figured out what we're meant to do?<p>We millennials were told …

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Work stress vs. personal stress – which causes more burnout?

A study was conducted among Gauteng nurses to figure out whether personal stress leads to burnout more than work stress.<p>Studies often examine work …

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How To Battle Burnout: 6 Creative Strategies You Haven't Tried

As Americans work longer and harder than ever before, professional burnout has become more common. According to Psychology Today, “burnout” can be scientifically described as a state of chronic stress, i.e. the body’s sustained response to continual threats, real or imagined. (In more colloquial …

High risk of burnout, depression, and low quality of life found among health care workers

All work and no play leads to burnout, says new study

Participants were also asked to report on whether they made time to relax after work, for example to socialize with friends or do sports and other …

Caring less about your work is healthy. Here’s how to do it right.

Yes, you can love your job too much. When we pour ourselves into our work, we may be rewarded for this effort by our employers, but our bodies and …

Five Things You Should Do To Be Happy At Work

Monday Blues haunt office people more than anything. There are countless benefits of finding happiness in a job. Better employee engagement brings in …

How to make yourself work when you’re not in the mood

Procrastination affects everyone. It sneaks up on most people when they’re tired or bored, but for some, procrastination can be a full-fledged …

8 Proven Strategies to Lift Yourself Out of a Career Slump

A long, honest look at how bad our situation is often reveals it isn't as bad as we first thought.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Nearly 70 percent of Americans are disengaged at work. We live in an economy and culture that promotes high salaries and professions. The 70 …

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Better than money? The top ten things we look for in a new job

When it comes to finding the perfect job, new research suggests it's not all about the money.<p>When it comes to finding the perfect job, it is not all …

Want to Be a Lot Happier? Try Any of These 6 Habits of the Happiest People

End the year strong with these rare (and counter-intuitive) habits for a better life.<p>Now that 2018 is just around the corner, perhaps you're a person who prescribes to a growth-mindset. You're looking for innovative ways to improve your well-being, get that productivity edge, and maybe achieve more …

The 1 Thing Any Leader Who Cares About Work-Life Balance Needs to Know

Work and life can't function as a balance, but they can coexist as an integration.<p>I remember when I first heard "work-life balance." I was fresh off of an engineering degree, so I did what I was trained to do: Run numbers in attempt to optimally equate the balance of work and life. I knew that …

7 career questions to ask yourself ahead of the new year

2018 is almost here. That being said, now is the perfect time to assess how you’re doing in your career, and whether or not you’re where you wanted …

Survey: Vast majority of employees say they never work up to their potential

The majority of us are walking around in our offices feeling overwhelmed and under-qualified for the work we’ve been hired to do, according to a new …

Promoting Employee Happiness Benefits Everyone

Employee happiness has increasingly become an imperative in business. Why? There is now growing evidence that when one’s employees are happy, organizations thrive.<p>To put this claim into perspective, consider just a few key statistics.<p>One study found that happy employees are up to 20% more …

How To Be Happy At Work

Are you unhappy with your job, just riding along the career conveyor belt and not sure how to get off? Or, do you think you have the perfect job, but …

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10 Bad Habits That Can Trainwreck Your Career

Don't build a reputation of overpromising and under-delivering.<p><i>What are some universal things we should not do to become successful? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Brandon Lee,</b> …

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What children need even more than presents this holiday season

I had barely closed the door behind the last trick-or-treater when the first signs of the holiday season began to appear. My inbox is cluttered with emails shouting helpful suggestions for purchasing, decorating and hosting. Our mailbox is stuffed with catalogues. Holiday music accompanies my mall …

In the Clinic with Dr. A Jean Ayres| The Sensory Processing Disorder Foundation

A Family Living With Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorders / Educational Video

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome & Fetal Alcohol Effects Video Part 1

Fetal Alcohol Syndrome

Foetal (Fetal) Alcohol Syndrome

Tech.Co Top Stories: Best Cities for Job Satisfaction

Did you miss out on one (or five) of Tech.Co’s articles from the last week? It’s okay. We want to let you know that we forgive you; we totally get …

How You Feel About the Future Affects Your Job Satisfaction

<i>This piece originally appeared on Darden School of Business—Ideas to Action.</i><p>In the workplace, it can often feel like there is no time but the present.<p>…

how important is job satisfaction, really? — Ask a Manager

A reader writes:<p><i>How important is liking what you do?</i><p><i>I work for a great company that values employees. My boss is lovely. I get paid a decent wage and</i> …

Work That Matters starts with Matters that Work

To most of us, the phrase Work that Matters infers job satisfaction. The outcome is lower stress, lower turnover, and higher productivity – in …