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 […]

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: Kevin O’Finn

Name: Kevin O’Finn Position: CEO Company: HEADPHONES+ Fun fact about yourself: I enjoy kayaking on the weekends and love to travel. What drove you to get where you are? I was told by people that I wouldn’t be able to create something, that I would be unsuccessful. Their doubt only drove me to work harder. […]

Profile: Scott Asai

Name: Scott Asai Position: Owner Company: Growing Forward Academy Fun fact about yourself: Disneyland addict. My family aims to go weekly. Last year we went 49 times! Why have you chosen to do what you do: I worked at a test prep company for about a year managing 30 full-time tutors remotely. Being new to […]

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 […]

Opinion: Networking

Oftentimes as young professionals we connect with more experienced folks in our industry hoping to leverage their skills and expertise. We want a mentor. We want their insights on the work we are doing. Or we just want to further connect within our industry’s network. Now all of those things great, and will help you develop […]