The kids are back in school, mornings are getting cooler, and the official end to the summer is undeniable with Labor Day Weekend ahead. As we head into Fall and all that Q4 holds, we’re taking a look back at what we’ve been sharing over the summer.

In case you missed it while you were on vacation, consider this your chance to read the cliff notes before the bell rings and homework is due.

Make quality connections. Connections are the basis for your network, whether they are courtesy of an online social network, the carpool line, or the neighborhood pool. Quality connections can be the difference between sitting blindly at the mercy of search engines looking for the next opportunity and having a conversation with a contact that leads to your “What’s Next.” Read more here.

Maximize your time when you’re organized and refreshed. Our series of tips on organization and productivity took a look at how to be more productive by prioritizing and eliminating distractions, combining to-do lists, and how and what to delegate to others. We also talked about how you can maximize your time by taking breaks throughout the day to keep your brain fresh.

Know your workstyle and create better workplace dynamics. CSR is an Everything DiSC Authorized Partner. A DiSC assessment identifies your personal style and its strengths, motivators, stressors and limitations.  It also helps you recognize other styles and shows you how to increase your effectiveness in working with these profiles. Read more here.

We’re looking forward to Fall 2018 and all that Q4 holds. Are you ready for the second half of the year?