Jamilla Ali

Jamilla Ali

A graduate of St. Francis College in Brooklyn, New York, Jamilla Ali began her writing career as a freelance journalist in New York City. She has covered various musical events, beats, and brand launches for multiple online platforms’. In her spare time, Jamilla admittedly enjoys Harry Potter movies, reading, and exploring anything new, exciting, and unique.
How To Make A Positive First Impression At Your First (Real) Job
Growth Strategies

How To Make A Positive First Impression At Your First (Real) Job

One of the most considerable challenges in career progression is getting noticed at work.
Embodying A Winner's Mentality: How Career Adversity Strengthened And Shaped My Character
Winning Strategies

Embodying A Winner's Mentality: How Career Adversity Strengthened And Shaped My Character

Although the struggle of my life's current challenges is far from being over (for now at least), my character has undergone a profound level of transformation that's completely changed the way I work and engage in situations that I simply didn't desire to be in.
Moving On: Use Your Setbacks As Stepping Stones To Success
Growth Strategies

Moving On: Use Your Setbacks As Stepping Stones To Success

How do you process a professional setback? Jamila Ali shares her experience.
Boosting Productivity Levels (And Killing Distractions) At The Workplace
Productivity

Boosting Productivity Levels (And Killing Distractions) At The Workplace

Most professionals who look to move ahead with their career goals will inevitably face external distractions, such as poor weather, desolate lifestyles, and overall life challenges.
Four Tips For The Novice Networker
Networking

Four Tips For The Novice Networker

During any professional meet-up event, you'll have approximately 10 seconds to garner the interest of and capture the full attention of important people.
Following Someone Not Fit To Lead: Four Lessons I Learned From My First (Bad) Real-World Boss
Leadership

Following Someone Not Fit To Lead: Four Lessons I Learned From My First (Bad) Real-World Boss

Contrary to popular thought, a decision-maker does not necessarily have to embody the traits of a genuinely great leader.
Developing and Maintaining Connections For Self-Made Success
Growth Strategies

Developing and Maintaining Connections For Self-Made Success

Here are a few of the things that helped me get the support and mentorship of significant business people.
How To Reach Out To (And Get Noticed By) Busy People
Lifestyle

How To Reach Out To (And Get Noticed By) Busy People

Your efforts of getting noticed seem just within reach, yet the reality of unanswered emails, phone calls, and meeting requests tell another story.