From The Rock

How to Understand an Introvert in the Workplace

By | November 13, 2015

I have been “blessed” with an introverted personality. While I thought ordinary situations were over-stimulating to me, moving to Memphis was a whole new experience that brought out all of my introverted qualities to an extreme. From a new city to a new workplace to all new co-workers, let’s just... Read More »

When lip-syncing at your desk is actually acceptable

By | September 29, 2015

The days of being hampered down by a Walkman are long over (do kids even know what a walkman is now?). Music is easily accessible to us with the prominence of smart phones and laptop computers. I have both of these at my convenience at work every day, which makes... Read More »

8 Tips for Writing the Perfect Professional Email

By | August 05, 2015

Due to the world of technology we live in, a simple email to colleagues and professional connections is sometimes the easiest way to respond. But crafting the perfect professional email isn’t the easiest thing to do. Here are some tips on what to do and not to do when using... Read More »

‘One size’ doesn’t always fit when it comes to social media

By | June 04, 2015

At some point or another, almost every company wonders whether they should jump on the social media bandwagon. The answer is that you absolutely need to, but in our current digital age, the many forms of social media can be overwhelming. If you don’t have a strategy, social media efforts... Read More »

When was the last time you remember working an eight-hour workday?

By | March 25, 2015

I was always told the professional life was your typical 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. You get up, go to work, go home, and do the same thing the next day. But since graduating from college in May 2014, I have noticed that being “on the clock” in the public... Read More »