My mom, dad and sister was my first official remote team the skills I learned and enhanced from that experience and throughout my Master’s program are transferable to my corporate career (although I am new to the industry of Human Resources, I have the foundation and experiences to expand on – when the opportunity comes in my career for a remote team assignment I am confident and equipped)Read More
In Corporate America, preparing for your one-on-one can be exhausting and daunting. In Intentional Living: the Anthology, I shared how I had the worst one-on-one performance review with my manager. He told me that it would take at least 10 years to get into the industry that I love. In actuality, it took me one degree and 18 months to get into Human Resources.Read More
Preparing for an interview is a task that we all struggle with at some point. But prepping for an interview is the perfect way to release your inner STAR.Read More
Today we’d like to introduce you to T’Edra Jackson.
T’Edra, let’s start with your story. We’d love to hear how you got started and how the journey has been so far.
Being the grand-daughter of the late Emmett Lee King, my grandfather taught my sister and me the importance of continuously educating yourself. There was a moment where I forgot all those lessons and lost my way. At that moment, I experienced brokenness, heartache, depression, and low self-esteem.
Her chapter, "Awakening Purpose" speaks to igniting her love for diversiTEA & inclusion.Read More
There are two things that have helped me develop my time management skills during my morning routine.Read More
That is why we have to stay rooted in Christ, we have to stay intentional about our actions and our relationships.Read More
Lets TALK !!! Your gifts skills, talents and experiences are not for YOU. You are the vehicle (vessel) that God uses to advance his kingdom and serve others ( God has given each of you a gift from his great variety of spiritual gifts-use them to serve one another 1 Peter 4:10) . I was tagged by one of my mentors on Watch The Yard Instagram post. My mentor encouraged me to share my experience and advice, I agreed, my advice transformed into me having the opportunity to write an article for their websiteRead More
That number does not include the number of "talks", I had with people inside and outside of the industry, that doesn't include the number of interviews I had, that does not include the countless times I revised my resume and cover letter, that doesn't include the number of tears cried wondering when my opportunity would come, that number does not include unanswered messages sent to professionals or the many networking eventsRead More
It was after that moment where I realized that I became complacent career and I put my career and development in the hands of my manager.Read More
. I am one who is always willing to challenge myself, for a class assignment last semester, I was asked to contact mentors, peers and family members for advice. One of my mentors gave me a piece of advice that has really resonated with me, that advice was to "always do something that makes you have a pit at the bottom of your stomach."Read More