Ever see an awesome lady or gent in your field and think, “Dang, how does she do it?! That person is totally cool and I want to be more like that.” My bet is that you have had this professional envy at least once (I basically have it once a day, if we’re being honest)… Read more »
Posts Tagged: Advice
Check out these pieces of bad advice to avoid listening to.
Do you need some good career advice? Check out these pieces from across the public and private sectors.
We can all learn a thing or two from successful entrepenuers.
New to the government and need some advice? Check out what this featured blogger has to say.
Whether you are just starting out in your government career or are a few years in, we can all use a little advice on how to succeed.
At the beginning of my career, I believed that everybody else somehow had the keys to the knowledge kingdom but me. Looking back, I realize it was simply that they had more experience than I did.
I hope you find a nugget or two of inspiration and instruction that you can use in your current career.
When I’m not saving the world as a federal government employee, I enjoy long distance running. My relatively short legs do not quite paint the picture of an elegant, gazelle-like runner, but I have laser-like determination, a “never quit” attitude, and perseverance for days. When I run, I am able to tune out many everyday… Read more »
Chances are in federal government: you will be on a team with individuals spanning all generations. And that can be frustrating for everyone.