Mindset is EVERYTHING

We’re sure you’ve heard the quote “Whether you think you can or whether you think you can’t, you’re right.” by Henry Ford. Well, it’s true. Research shows over and over again that “the view you adopt for yourself will profoundly affect the way you lead your life.” (Mindset, Dweck, pg 6)   We’ve learned here…

Introducing Tim McLaughlin: Account Manager and Future Millionaire

One sunny June day, the STC Direct team grew by one. That was the day that Timothy McLaughlin became an Account Manager on our team. Born in Lawrence, Massachusetts, McLaughlin was raised in the small town of Plaistow, thirty minutes outside of Boston. We chose Tim for an employee spotlight this month because of the…

Meet Zachary Fedele: Account Manager and E-Sports Champion

STC Direct’s featured team shout out is here! This month, we want to highlight an incredible member of our team who is coming upon his one-year anniversary with the company! Zachary Fedele joined the team as an Account Manager in October of last year and in the months since, Fedele has become an invaluable member of…

Intent

Intent. A word we know the definition of, a word we likely know how to correctly use in a sentence. For many, the difficulty comes in harnessing this intent in their own life. It is not easy to take the idea of intent, the written words of intent, and create something physical from them. What…

Carlita’s Interviewing Advice for Upcoming Grads

STC Direct’s HR Manager, Carlita DeSousa, was recently given the honor to speak to students at South Hills the School of Business and Technology. Carlita explains her interviewing and work experience with STC Direct, as well as offers interviewing advice and tips, as an HR Manager. Congratulations on this great honor, and for representing STC…

7 Things Mentally Strong People Never Do

IMAGE: Getty ImagIf you want to become more successful, you need to develop your mental strength. Start by eliminating these bad habits.    1. Feeling sorry for yourself Your grandmother was right — there is little benefit in crying over spilled milk. Bad, unfair things sadly happen. Moping about them is just a waste of…

Leadership Advice from 10 Powerful Women

Did you know that nearly one in six people in executive roles at Fortune 500 companies are now female? They’re on the rise, so we thought we’d share a few of our favorite quotes & words of advice we found from women in leadership roles. Debbie Fields – “What I wanted was to be allowed to do…