• Career Events

  • How to Appropriately Behave at Client Events
    As much as you need to be on your "A" game every day at the office, client events are time for your "A+" game. Not only will your client be taking note, but your boss will also be watching to see how well you represent your company—and whether you could someday handle clients solo. The following ...
  • How to Get the Most Out of Industry Events
    Industry events are the business world’s equivalent of an amusement park vacation. They are pricey, time-consuming, and chockablock with crowds of people desperate to prove the experience isn’t a complete waste.
  • 5 Conversation Starters for Your Next Networking Event
    Some people enjoy networking. Really! But for others, networking falls into the category of necessary evil. You might dread the experience, but once you arrive, it’s not that bad—and it has the potential to bring great rewards. Like anything else, networking is a skill you can develop with practi...
  • 2021 Star Nurses Digital Magazine
    Hot off the "Digital Press"! Here is your chance to see our 2021 Nightingale Award Winners and more great content!
  • Star Nurses Awards Ceremony
    Watch as the six Nightingale Award Winners are announced and we recognize our 2020 Star Nurses and the very best of the nursing profession.
  • Networking: How to Follow Up
    Many people insist networking events can potentially lead to jobs. So you attend and meet a plethora of connections…now what? Even if networking doesn't exactly come naturally, here are a few tips for following up that straddle the line between overeager and uncaring.
  • Make Virtual Happy Hours Effective for Networking
    Virtual happy hour networking events are growing in popularity as people seek to connect with new contacts and maintain rapport with existing colleagues while maintaining social distancing. The following are tips on effective networking in the virtual world.
  • How to Actively Network While in Isolation
    As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread, industry events are being canceled and professional gatherings are prevented by isolation and shelter in place policies.
  • How to Network When You Are an Introvert
    In social situations or large gatherings do you evade talking to people, avoid eye contact or tend to text people just to look busy? Would you rather go to the dentist than attend a work-related networking event? If you’re an introvert, you can probably relate.
  • 2021 Star Nurses Awards Ceremony
    Watch as we recognize our 2021 Star Nurses and the very best of the nursing profession. Tune in as the six Nightingale Award Winners are announced!
  • 7 ways companies can lure top talent
    Companies need to put in effort into finding employees and promoting available positions. Here are seven tips for companies to attract the best talent.
  • Star Nurses Digital Magazine
    Hot off the "Digital Press"! If you were unable to get out and get a local paper to receive a hard copy of the Star Nurses Magazine, here is your chance to see our Nightingale Award Winners and more great content!
  • Dos and Don'ts for the Office Holiday Party
    A no-holds-barred office party makes for good entertainment (think the not-quite-classic Office Christmas Party), but when it comes to your career, it's better to play it safe at workplace events. Follow these dos and don'ts for the office holiday party, and you won't have any regrets in the new ...
  • The Worst Networking Mistakes We've Seen
    Like any relationship, business networks need cultivation and care. Here are some of the worst networking mistakes we’ve seen and tips for avoiding them.
  • How to Use Creative Strategies to Get Discovered By Candidates
    In an effort to get the best talent, hiring managers are in a unique position to help their companies get noticed. Here are a few ideas to help you get creative in order to get discovered.
  • Looking into a Marketing Career? Consider These Career Paths.
    Most people have a vague sense of what marketers do. Are you considering a career in marketing? Here are some potential career paths worth researching.
  • Great Ways for D.C. Job Seekers to Network
    You can benefit from growing your professional network and actively seeking out networking opportunities to meet new people in D.C. whether you’re just getting started with your first job or are already on a professional career track. Learn how.
  • Back to Work: Position Your Unique Skills Learned as a Stay-at-Home Parent
    Your time as a SAHM or SAHD isn't a loss career-wise. In fact, your skills and experiences as a parent, volunteer, or freelancer can open new doors as long as you craft your resume strategically.
  • The Impact of COVID on Career Opportunities in Small Arts and Heritage Organizations
    Small businesses in D.C.’s arts and heritage sector have long been major drivers of the capital’s tourism and revenues. Let's look at the impact of COVID on this industry.