• Continuing Education… Am I Doing This Right?

    Girl with jetpack zooms past coworker thanks to continuing education courses
    Alexis Eades

    Yikes. It’s been a while since I’ve asked “Am I doing this right”, and the world has sure changed since then. Growing up, I had this simplistic view of our society that every person who graduated college ended up with a high paying job and would be set for life. I didn’t realize until later ... Read More

  • Composting Basics

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    Maser Consulting

    It’s Earth Day, and we thought we’d dive into a strategy that’s great for the environment and also for your garden, composting! So, we spoke to Chair of our Green Team CJ Ruch. CJ is an avid gardener and has experience working with the Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station (NJAES). Here’s what he had ... Read More

  • Exploiting the Coronavirus: Watch out for These Scams

    Maser Consulting

    Hackers are preying on your fear and sending all sorts of scams related to the Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak. Below are some examples of the types of scams you should be on the lookout for. Scams Emails that appear to be from organizations such as the CDC (Centers for Disease Control), or the WHO (World ... Read More

  • Avoiding Social Faux Pas at Work

    Alexis Eades

    Being a twenty-something is weird, especially socially. Through school, we could fairly easily predict social expectations. You knew that connecting on social media with the kid sitting next to you in class was ok. You knew which professors encouraged students to argue dissenting opinions. And of course, that drinking to excess was encouraged by the mainstream culture. ... Read More

  • Performance Evaluations and Doing Them Right

    performance evaluation meeting
    Alexis Eades

    Throughout school, essays and presentations are judged based on explicit rubrics, exams are generally True/False or multiple choice, and grades are determined by adding up the amount of points one has earned in a fairly objective way. How hard one has worked, how helpful he/she has been, and how much one ACTUALLY CONTRIBUTED to that ... Read More

  • New Wave: Work-Life Balance

    finding work-life balance
    Maser Consulting

    Work-Life Balance Unless you’ve been living under a rock, which if you’re reading this, I assume you haven’t, you’ve heard the term “work-life balance”. For years, generations have been making their contributions to society and changing the way we live. For example, Gen Xers gave us MTV and the Atari and introduced the concept of ... Read More