Tackling New Job Nerves

You recently accepted a job offer, and your start date is just around the corner. So why are you experiencing anxiety or uneasiness in a moment that should be exciting? Whether this is your first job or the beginning of a new career path, you can take on your new position confidently. Here are some pointers for overcoming anxiety when starting a new job. (more…)

Job Spotlight: Veterinary Technician

Are you passionate about helping animals and have a positive, friendly, and self-motivated attitude?

As a Veterinary Technician, you’ll use your talents and skills to support veterinarians by caring for animals during medical exams and procedures.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Veterinary Technicians held approximately 114,000 jobs in 2020, with a 15% increase expected by 2030.

This month’s Job Spotlight blog series delves into what it takes to be a Veterinary Technician. (more…)

How to Focus on Self to Better Lead Others Using the SOAR Model

While there are many different types of leadership, the practice of self-leadership may be the most important style to not only build up oneself but also to inspire others to be the best versions of themselves.

One model that helps individuals focus on self-leadership is the SOAR method. Developed by Tony Gambill and Scott Carbonara and highlighted in their book Getting It Right When It Matters Most, the SOAR model for self-leadership highlights four areas of focus: Self, Outlook, Action, and Reflection. (more…)