The Door is Open for EMC Board Nominations!

When the Eritrean Muslims Council (EMC) was formally launched during a two-day conference in July 2003, it was with the goal of preserving the cultural and Islamic heritage of our community and in facilitating cooperation and collaboration between all the local Eritrean Muslim community organizations in North America. To stay true to that objective, EMC needs to be…

Resolutions For Your Professional Growth

So it’s that time of year when everyone starts talking about New Year resolutions. Thinking of bad habits to knock, new habits to adopt, friendships to rekindle or fade away, countries to visit and new experiences to gain. New chapters can drum up feelings of excitement. Excitement for the unknown and possibility of greatness. I…

Hitting A Plateau At Work

Have you found that your work life has become routine? Uninspiring and without challenges? Each day looks like the last? You might have hit a plateau. You’re feeling stuck and need a change. I know that feeling. It happens not just at work but in our daily lives and even during our workouts. Where our…

How To Handle Those Pre-Interview Jitters

The job search is daunting and grueling. You spend so much time tweaking cover letters to match each job posting and then sending out countless resumes. All the while hoping you get a call back. And then it happens. You get that email saying they’d like to see you in person for an interview. The…