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Navigating an Introduction into a Remote and Agile Environment

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After months of searching for an internship, I finally found the perfect opportunity. I was thrilled after receiving the acceptance letter but was also filled with apprehension about diving into a remote position for the first time. As a hands-on learner, I wondered how I would adapt and absorb everything from a distance.   Starting any new job is always a bit scary. Learning new…

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3 Ways to Minimize Context Switching

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Do you believe that you can multi-task (context switching) in your day-to-day activities? At your office? mul·ti·task /ˌməltēˈtask/ verb (of a person) deal with more than one task at the same time. “I managed my time efficiently and multitasked” (of a computer) execute more than one program or task simultaneously. “its interface and ability to multitask feels a lot better than the devices powered by…

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Navigating the Volatile, Unexpected, Complex, and Ambiguous (VUCA)

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What do you do when you have a “perfect” plan laid out for your day and then…. A customer/client/patient needs something urgent? A child or family member gets sick and needs your support? The internet is out for half the day in the office? The key information you need from a collaborative partner is delayed? And on… And on… Your reactions to those situations are…

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