• 5 Industries Teachers Will Love
    Teaching is arguably one of the most challenging careers out there. But what if you’re already a teacher who is looking for a career outside the classroom? Read on to learn how to transition!
  • D.C. Happy Hours Your Coworkers Will Love
    Happy hours are a great way to unwind after a long day's work. Aside from the relaxation, happy hour events offer a terrific opportunity to bond with coworkers, or even make some new connections. Without further ado, here are some of our picks.
  • This Valentine’s Day, Fall in Love with Your Job Again
    Ah, Valentine’s Day, a time of love and romance, a time of roses and champagne. And the perfect time to fall in love with your job all over again. Here’s how.
  • Reading Your Way To Success:  Books We Love That Will Help You Get Ahead
    Maybe you’re excelling at your job and looking to move up the corporate ladder. Perhaps you need a little inspiration. Or maybe you’re just looking for a good read. Regardless, we asked some industry leaders at the top of their game what books made a difference in their lives—and jobs. This is wh...
  • Your Best Employees Are Meeting Your Expectations, But Are You Meeting Theirs?
    Your best employees are meeting your expectations, but are you meeting theirs? Find out how to achieve employee expectations.
  • What Does Employee Engagement Sound Like?
    When we ask people why they love their jobs, here are the types of comments we hear:
  • 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 Nightingale Award Winner - Erin Reynolds, BSN, RN
    Six winners were honored during the 2021 Star Nurses celebration and were named Nightingale Award winners. We are proud to honor them. Congratulations to Erin Reynolds!
  • Nightingale Award Winner - Pamela S. Hinds, RN, Ph.D., FAAN
    Six winners were honored during the inaugural Star Nurses celebration and were named Nightingale Award winners. We are proud to honor them. Congratulations to Pamela S. Hinds
  • Nightingale Award Winner - Lisa Dellinger, RN
    Six winners were honored during the inaugural Star Nurses celebration and were named Nightingale Award winners. We are proud to honor them. Congratulations to Lisa Dellinger
  • 7 Ways to Better Juggle Work and Family
    While keeping your personal issues separated from your work life is an important step toward being a true professional, there are times when the two are bound to intertwine.
  • Job Search Scaring You? Try These 3 Things.
    We love horror movies, but lately, they haven’t had the same thrill. That’s probably because we’ve seen the true face of horror, the job search. And the scariest part of the process has to be the interview. That got us thinking: If horror movies make us face our fears, then maybe they can teach u...
  • Star Nurse Spotlights: Having patience, sincerity and more
    As a part of the recognition of the 2021 Star Nurses we will spotlight nurses through May 24th. Check back each week for more spotlights from our Star Nurses.
  • Signs You're Not in the Right Career
    Sometimes job dissatisfaction is the result of a big change on the job—a new boss, a new product line, a new software system. What are the top signs you’re not in the right career?
  • Steps to Take to Compartmentalize Your Personal Issues in the Office
    Our careers will have ups and downs, and so will our personal lives. At some point, we'll all deal with the death of a loved one, an illness, a messy breakup, or some other personal issue that makes it difficult to concentrate and take care of business. When circumstances like these arise, it's i...
  • 8 Questions to Ask in Informational Interviews
    If you're just starting your career or interested in a career change, you've likely been advised to schedule informational interviews. These casual conversations with professional contacts—which shouldn't last longer than 20 to 25 minutes—are meant to help you learn about an industry and develop ...
  • Navigating the Manners Minefield at Work
    If you forget to write a thank you note to your grandmother, it's likely she'll still love you. But if you can’t navigate the manners minefield at work, you could be out of a job. Changing technology has led to the relaxing of some standards, but many manners mandates from years ago remain curren...
  • 2021 Nightingale Award Winner - Vicki Freedenberg, PhD, RN, CCDS
    Six winners were honored during the 2021 Star Nurses celebration and were named Nightingale Award winners. We are proud to honor them. Congratulations to Vicki Freedenberg!
  • Nightingale Award Winner - Jonas Nguh, PhD, RN
    Six winners were honored during the inaugural Star Nurses celebration and were named Nightingale Award winners. We are proud to honor them. Congratulations to Jonas Nguh!
  • 2020 Star Nurses Weekly Spotlight - Chapter 7
    As a part of the recognition of the 2020 Star Nurses finalists we will spotlight nurses through the end of summer. Check back each week for more spotlights from our 92 Star Nurses.