Join Us Today for a Free Webinar at 12 p.m. CST!

Amy M. Gardner ’02 and Keith R. Sbiral will share the 3.5 things you need to know to make the most of networking meetings and grow your network.  You can’t learn these tips from blog posts and YouTube videos but need to know them.  Just click the logo above for the registration page!

The agenda includes:
•    Basics of Networking 101;
•    How to turbocharge your networking skills;
•    The value you cultivate from the network you grow; and
•    Demonstration of a networking conversation

For more information about networking check out the Apochromatik blog:

  1. Read our four part series on networking at:
    http://www.apochromatik.com/blog/2018/4/19/how-to-build-a-network-from-scratch-in-15-minutes-a-week-part-iv
  2. Read our article on how parties and special events can help you expand your network at:
    http://www.apochromatik.com/blog/2017/12/7/how-holiday-parties-can-help-you-expand-your-network
  3. Read our article on three common networking mistakes you can avoid at:
    http://www.apochromatik.com/blog/3-networking-mistakes

Networking Webinar to Feature Apochromatik's Amy M. Gardner and Keith R. Sbiral

Join Amy M. Gardner and Keith R. Sbiral as they present a Mind Your Career webinar @UChicago on turbocharging your networking skills, June 28 12pm cst  https://bit.ly/2Gig8Gn #MindYourCareerwebinar.

This webinar is free for anyone and is only 60 minutes.  Please share with anyone who may want to brush up on networking basics.

In the meantime, check out Apochromatik's four part series on networking by clicking below.

Video of the Week...Tuesday, June 19, 2018

Would you like to motivate yourself, colleagues, or even your kids?  Before you automatically offer a reward, watch this week’s Video of the Week.  Author and lawyer Daniel H. Pink explains in his Ted Talk how to evaluate a task to decide whether an extrinsic reward will be effective, or could backfire, and what you should do instead of carrots and sticks.      
 

https://youtu.be/rrkrvAUbU9Y 

Video of the Week...Tuesday, May 29, 2018

How do you build trust?  And when you’ve lost it, how do you rebuild trust?  In this week’s Video of the Week, Harvard Business School professor Frances Frei explains in her Ted Talk the components of trust and, drawing on her experience trying to rebuild trust at Uber, explains how it can be done.  Along the way, she explains how to present your arguments crisply and the importance of authenticity in the workplace.    

 

Tick...tock...tick...tock. Are You Still Looking for Time?

Last week Keith R. Sbiral encouraged action by discussing the Apochromatik Time Tracker.  This week we flash back to a February blog post by Amy M. Gardner also discussing time and why tracking it helps you find more of it. You can read that post by clicking below.

Want another way to save time?  Sign up for the Apochromatik email list and for a limited time receive the Apochromatik Time Tracker download absolutely free.

 

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Video of the Week...Tuesday, May 22, 2018

Before you make plans for a summer vacation, check out this week’s Video of the Week.  Travel writer Pico Iyer explains in his Ted Talk why going nowhere can be as exciting as going to far-flung destinations.  Taking time away from work — and those incessant emails — is important both to your ability to see the big picture, and to your health.  And in an age of constant movement, nothing is so urgent as sitting still.

 

 

 

 

Make your Most Limited Resource Unlimited: Time Tracking

Make your Most Limited Resource Unlimited: Time Tracking

Do you have enough time in your day?  Your week?  Did you accomplish all of your goals last year?  Apochromatik has some exciting news that we will be announcing in the coming months related to this…but in the meantime, we want to briefly talk about how busy we all are.  And because you are busy, I’m going to make this post a really short 3 minute read.

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