More Than Just Salary: Job Benefits to Consider

Negotiating your job offer is about more than just salary.  In order to truly understand your total compensation and bottom line in your bank account here are a few things to consider: 1.  Retirement Benefits How much does the company contribute and how? Is it a pension or 401k plan?  Do you need to wait … Continue reading More Than Just Salary: Job Benefits to Consider

The New Buzz Phrase: Employee Engagement

Examining employee commitment to organizational priorities isn't necessarily a new concept but it's definitely one that is trending in 2014.  It has even left one writer even asking "is employee engagement the new black?" After seeing the headlines in so many places, I can't help but wonder, why now?  Management 101 fad or cultural paradigm … Continue reading The New Buzz Phrase: Employee Engagement

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How many people can say they have been in the same room as a NASA astronaut (Dr. Yvonne Cagle), author and journalist Maria Shriver and the “real Olivia Pope”, Judy Smith, all at the same time? I can, and so can the hundreds of young people who attended the Georgetown University Women in Leadership inaugural … Continue reading OWN It