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Volunteering Can Boost Your Career–and MBA Admissions Odds

  “Fresh Ideas from the Blacklight” SBC’s Weekly Newsletter for Professionals We probably don’t need to sell you on the karmic benefits of donating your time for a worthy cause. But besides all the …

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Spotting Boreout Syndrome

“FRESH IDEAS FROM THE BLACKLIGHT” SBC’s Weekly Newsletter for Professionals We’re all familiar with burnout, but have you heard of its equally evil twin, boreout? Instead of dealing with excessive busyness and overflowing plates, people who suffer from …

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The Smart Way to Promote Yourself

“FRESH IDEAS FROM THE BLACKLIGHT” SBC’s Weekly Newsletter for Professionals Now and then, getting ahead in your career requires some self-promotion. A bit of preening, if you will. Some of you may be thinking, …

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Try This if Your Job Seems Meaningless Right Now

“FRESH IDEAS FROM THE BLACKLIGHT” SBC’s Weekly Newsletter for Professionals Everyone wants to feel fulfilled and engaged by their work. But the truth is, most of us will go through periods in life where …

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Work-Life Balance is a Myth

“FRESH IDEAS FROM THE BLACKLIGHT” SBC’s Weekly Newsletter for Professionals Achieving work-life balance is still #goals for many people in 2021. Yet we continue to struggle to keep those multiple plates in the air …

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Warning: Burnout Ahead

“FRESH IDEAS FROM THE BLACKLIGHT” SBC’s Weekly Newsletter for Professionals Know anyone who likes to humble brag about their 80-hour workweek or how they get by just fine on four hours of sleep a …

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