#ThirstyThursday Issue #81

The Assist Newsletter
June 1, 2023
Thirsty Thursday with The Assist
Just for fun: Why did the invisible man turn down the job offer? (Find the answer at the bottom.)


The Power of Stay Interviews


@thediversitymovement Instagram post on stay interviews.


End work every day at 4 pm (maybe even sooner?!)



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How To Manage Stress Before an Interview


@coachemrez tiktok stress management


Leverage Google Sheets For Event Planning


Jeff Su YouTube video on event planning with Google Sheets.


🛑 Stop For More Purpose & Meaning


Miro Career Goal Template

In our recent survey, we asked you “What would improve your experience at work?

A majority of you responded with this:

More purpose and meaning (a mission-driven job)

Finding meaning at work can be a journey, and the steps to get there will vary for each individual.

Luckily, this handy Career Goal Template can help you get your thoughts organized to figure out what drives you.

As you fill out your Career Goal template, do the following:

  • Reflect on your values and strengths. Think about what drives you and what you’re good at. Consider your values and how they align with the work you’re doing.
  • Identify what brings you joy. Think about the tasks and projects that you enjoy doing the most. What about them brings you joy? How can you incorporate more of these tasks into your work?
  • Set goals: Set career goals that align with your values and interests. Having a clear sense of direction can help you feel more purposeful in your work.
  • Seek feedback from others, such as mentors or colleagues, to gain insight into your strengths and areas for growth.
  • Be open to new opportunities. This could mean seeking out new projects within your current organization or exploring new job opportunities.

Fill Out Your Career Goal Here


It’s Pride Month, but note this!


Liam Paschall LinkedIn pride month awareness
👉 Read the full post here.


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Meme of the Week


Work on time meme


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