Expert Opinion: Luck vs. Hard Work

Neil Howe, the Authority Architect, helped us out this month in divulging more on his perspective of “luck” in the workplace. Check out his advice below, and be sure to listen to his podcast featuring Shelly, as well as his other work on Business...

Industry Spotlight: Franchising

Many Crosworks clients are interested in learning about industries outside their own. So, each month we will feature insight from a different industry, using connections with clients to helps others learn about various opportunities available to them. Our first...

Top 10 Reasons for a Career Coach

When you need help with wiring, you call an electrician. When you need your car repaired, you call a mechanic. When you need advice on your health, you call a doctor. As an adult, you spend almost half your conscious hours at work. So, when you need help with your...

Career Development: Still The Same After 20 Years?

After coming across a 1999 Harvard Business Review article written by Peter Drunker on professional development, it got me thinking: how have things changed in terms of developing oneself for the ideal job? Has the journey to professional candidacy changed in the last...

Disagreeing with Your Boss – Help!

So, something at work has come up. Your boss has introduced a new goal for the quarter that you find infeasible. Your supervisor wants to begin an incentive program that you think will have little impact on the staff. Your branch manager wants to consider a new...

Feedback for a Better You!

It is time to hit the reset button and begin thinking about 2019! Besides remembering to sign the right date for at least a month, the new year can bring many opportunities. It may be time for a fresh beginning, a time of redemption through new behaviors, and a time...