5 Networking Do’s and Don’ts

Did you know that you have a network? You do. Everyone does. Your network is basically everyone that you know. And the process of engaging with the people in your network in an intentional and strategic way has a name as well. That is called “networking.” If you are engaged in job search at the moment, or if you expect …

6 Reasons Why You Need a Career Coach

A mentor is another name for a career coach. 76% of people think mentors are important, but only 37% have one. [1]  That is a startling and important statistic.  If so many people understand the importance of having experienced individuals guiding their career choices, why aren’t more people seeking out mentorships?  Let’s explore some of the reasons why having a …

5 Tips for Being Productive While Working from Home

With the ever-changing fast pace of the world and the work environment, people now have the opportunity to work from home.  Aside from the COVID-19 pandemic, there are a whole host of reasons why one might choose to work from home.  It can be because there are better financial opportunities for people to work from home. It could also mean …

3 Powerful Quotes from Dr. Martin Luther King that Will Inspire Your Career

If you have heard it once, you have heard it a hundred times – 2020 was unprecedented. Now add in job search and career upheaval, and you have a partial list of the unwanted circumstances that have been a large part of our lives over the last 12 months, though it seems like so much longer. With that said, we …

Interview with a WorkFaith Graduate

I interviewed Shareen about her job search experience and how participating in the WorkFaith program helped her get her dream job. Read on to hear her story. Shareen had several difficult years.  She suddenly became ill and was let go from her job at a large prestigious company.  Then, after she recovered, she went to Panama City to care for …

Keys to Effective Customer Service

“Each one should use whatever gift he has received to serve others, faithfully administering God’s grace in its various forms.”  1 Peter 4:10.            Effective customer service is essential in all aspects of life. In a professional arena, whether you are in sales, accounting, or a senior-level executive, every person has a responsibility to the customers they serve. Customers come …

When you Feel Like Giving Up…Don’t!

Many of you reading this are involved in a job search or career transition of some kind. A job search is hard work. It takes preparation, stamina, a great deal of effort – and perhaps most of all, perseverance. The Merriam Webster Dictionary defines perseverance as a “continued effort to do or achieve something despite difficulties, failure, or opposition.” Does …

December’s Work+Faith Online Speaker is Lee Behar!

Lee Behar, Director of Finance and Strategy Director at The Maclellan Foundation, joins us on January 13th for the Work + Faith Online Speaker Series. In this series, our CEO Anthony Flynn interviews distinguished professionals who exemplify living at the center of work and faith, making it a priority to reflect Christ-centered lives while empowering others to do the same. …

How to use Collaboration as a Tool for Growth and Success

Most talented business owners agree that collaboration consistently provides greater accomplishment when it works.  A combination of the mind, great attitude, and aptitude together with capacity and intelligence can solve complex problems and achieve amazing results. But in spite of all of that, people are hesitant to engage in the process, and that is understandable for many people, you and …