Professional development helps to improve all those who choose to take advantage of it. Whether you are a business owner seeking to help your employees or someone who is trying to propel themselves further in their industry, you cannot do so with professional development. Learn more in our blog posts below.

  1. Hustle To Make Your Career Everything You Want It To Be

    One of the hardest things to come to terms with when you become an adult is the amount of self-accountability that is required in order to make things happen. When it comes to our careers, this can often be disheartening. After all, between taking care of your daily tasks at your job, minding your h…Read More

  2. Landing Your Dream Job No Matter What

    When someone figures out what their dream job is, the question they most often find themselves asking next is, “What’s the next step?”. While there are plenty of options you can choose from when it concerns what your next step will be, we would consider following the advice we have to offer at…Read More

  3. The Principles of Purpose-Driven Leadership

    When you are put in a leadership position, it can be quite overwhelming at first. After all, there are few things as disorienting as being a co-worker to someone one day and then being their boss the next. When this happens, it is likely that you want to do everything you possibly can to be the best…Read More

  4. The Importance Of Building Relationships At Work

    In today’s world, it is not uncommon for someone to spend far more time with their coworkers than they do with friends outside of the office, or even their family. We often do not think about this, but it does spark a conversation about the importance of building relationships within your workplac…Read More

  5. Writing The Perfect Cover Letter To Get Your Dream Job

    When you decide that you want to leave your current job and begin searching for something new, it can be a quite intimidating. First of all, you have to figure out what you want to do once you leave the position you are in, then you have to start the job hunt. Once you find a company you want to wor…Read More

  6. 3 Questions To Ask Before Leaving Your Current Job

    We like to offer a good amount of career advice on this blog because we would consider ourselves mild experts. At the Professional Development Center of Glendale Community College, we have seen and met people from all walks of life and career fields, and therefore we know the many reasons people enr…Read More

  7. Your Career Goals Are Not Uninspired Or Unreachable

    So often people find themselves in a job that they never would have guessed they would have taken in the first place. Whether it’s because of compensation or just being in the right place at the right time, how long should you really stick around? If you know that where you are currently at is not…Read More

  8. Google Can’t Find A New Career For You, But You Can!

    Whether you like your job right now or you're searching for something new, we've all been there a time or two. Sitting at our desks, our kitchen tables, on our couch, searching the internet for possible ways that you can switch up your career path is something that is very common. On the other hand,…Read More

  9. Continue Perfecting Your Leadership Skills at PDC

    We have written time and time again about the importance of continuing your education once you have an active career. This is especially true if you aim to be or are already someone who is in a leadership position. Even if you are someone who considers themselves to be a natural leader, there are al…Read More

  10. As An Entrepreneur, Should You Go Back To School?

    Entrepreneurs are a breed of their own and when it comes to how they obtain their education, there are many different paths that are taken that lead to their success. While some business owners did receive some sort of formal education, others were exposed to the bare minimum where schooling is conc…Read More