Summer Internships Away from Home: What you Need to Know

Getting a summer internship is an amazing accomplishment that provides you with the chance to learn something new.  Along with a new learning experience you also may get the opportunity to experience something new as well, like moving to a new city for a period of time.  Accepting an internship away from home can be… Continue reading Summer Internships Away from Home: What you Need to Know

Work Hard, Lead Better

Getting people to recognize you as the leader you are does not require the use of a Christopher Nolan-esque form of inception or any other specific technique.  To let you in on a little secret, there is no one way that is guaranteed to set you apart from the rest of your colleagues.  That may… Continue reading Work Hard, Lead Better

5 Ways to Lead in Your Second Semester

  Second Semester is underway! This is a busy, yet exciting time for Ohio University students. Taking different classes, joining organizations you haven’t been a part of before, and looking for new job opportunities all create new spaces to lead in! Check out 7 great ways you can lead this semester. 1. Look out for Exec Position Openings What better way… Continue reading 5 Ways to Lead in Your Second Semester

Leadership Skill: The Art of Delegation

A Story About Delegation In my younger and simpler years, I remember my father would come home after a long day of work and quickly unwind by sitting on the couch and turning on the television. He would watch a wide variety of shows in which I had no particular interest in, but for some… Continue reading Leadership Skill: The Art of Delegation

OK, You got the job – Now what? Part 2

Time is money  An often heard phrase is that time is money. This translates to – you should be at work before the scheduled start time and plan to stay a little after. Show your boss you are a “go-getter”. Beware – deadlines are an absolute! There is no partial credit for completion after the… Continue reading OK, You got the job – Now what? Part 2

Level 5 Leaders: As Told by Will Sullivan

The Hierarchy of Leadership  Everyone in his or her life is a leader. Some leaders are great, some are not so good. A Strategic Leader is someone who uses their skills, knowledge, and ability to bring about the best outcome for a group of people. They work smart in order to motivate and collaborate others… Continue reading Level 5 Leaders: As Told by Will Sullivan

OK, You got the job – Now what? Part 1

Life before the start of being in the “real world”, many resources are provided to help you win that post college position. You have had advice from family, friends, faculty and career experts while on campus. You learned how to prepare a resume, how to interview and how to succeed at receiving a coveted job offer.… Continue reading OK, You got the job – Now what? Part 1