Category: GenZ

Interns, VAs, and Temps: What’s the Difference?

| October 27, 2021

Whether you’re facing a temporary surge in workload, an unexpected staff shortage, or just the usual seasonal uptick, sometimes you just need some short-term help! But with so many different kinds of temporary employees available, how do you choose which one is right for your business? In this blog post, I’ll give you a breakdown […]

Regular meetings save YOU headaches in the long run!

| September 20, 2021

Does it seem sometimes that great workplace relationships happen magically? And for everyone other than you? Sometimes when you’re working with an experienced employee, they just ‘know’ from their experience: “This is when I need to really check in with my manager on.” Or, “These are things I can just sort of do and I […]

Reader Question: Hey, Emily! You talk all the time about setting expectations. I get they are important. But HOW do I actually set expectations?

| September 13, 2021

GREAT question! It can be difficult to set expectations. But it’s worth the effort, I promise. First, when you set expectations, be really, brutally, painfully honest about what you need and what you want from others. If you’ve got an ongoing relationship, talk about what’s working — and what’s not — and then also be […]