Simon Sinek on Millennials in the Workplace

Check out this clip from Simon Sinek on “Millennials in the Workplace”. Simon touches on the struggles millennials face due to their upbringing and the battle of dealing with workplace stresses. He focuses on how technology, social media addiction, and growing up with participation awards have affected an entire generation of the working population. Highly […]

Realistic 2018 New Years Resolutions for Young Professionals

New year, new me? Have you broken your new year resolutions yet? How many times have you promised yourself you would change in the new year but have broken your resolutions by February? We are all guilty breaking some resolutions but here are three that we are taking in 2018.   Speak Up More in […]

What to do when you have no Idea what you want to do — Musing of an Unamused

Not all experiences moving into adulthood and the working world are the same. Musing of an Unamused leads us through their perspective of What to do when you have no idea what you want to do. All article credits go to the blog Musing of an Unamused. The original post can be found here: What to do when you have […]

The Power of Entrepreneurial Thinking — Rachel Kellogg

All article credits go to Rachel Kellogg click here to read the original post: The Power of Entrepreneurial Thinking — cats coffee cardigans. Few endeavours inspire me more than entrepreneurship. The idea of jumping off the safe road to start something meaningful, useful, and real just sounds so cool. As we move through the 21st century, […]

Profile: Helena Gandra

Name: Helena Gandra Position: European Solidarity Corps – Communications and Advocacy trainee. Recently created my own fashion label. Company: European Volunteer Centre, Brussels, Belgium Fun fact about myself: I am totally crazy about football. Always good to break Stereotypes! Today I want to talk to you about why I think risk and curiosity are the key elements […]

10 Tips for Surviving a Quarter-life Crisis

Remember the Golden Era? Yeah, you know which one I am talking about… the ‘Television Era’. Pre-2007, before Netflix began streaming. Remember how easy it was to decide what to watch? No? Let me take you back for a second: you are home alone, the remote clasped tightly in your hand, instinctively protecting it from […]

Stop Sorting: Why Email Folders Have Got to Go!

I am always slightly envious when I see a near-empty desktop with folders left-justified and aligned. Or when I catch, out of the corner of my eye, an outlook with an empty inbox (does this even happen?). I personally have tried to organize my desktop and inbox on several occasions, but the habit never stuck. […]

About The Briefcase

The Briefcase’s mission is to share the experiences, work, and lifestyles of young professionals across the world. To succeed and grow, one must be willing to learn. Our hope if to fill this Briefcase with invaluable knowledge and experiences from the young professional community so you have that knowledge where ever you go. To accomplish […]