5 North Inc is voted BEST and BRIGHTEST!!

By admin|December 28, 2016|5 North Inc., Business, Growth, Leadership, Motivation, Press, Promotions|

5 North, Inc. is voted one of the BEST and Brightest Companies to Work for in the NATION for 2016!!! The Best and Brightest team looked at 5 North’s statistical scores and compared them to the national average scores from 2015, which included nominees from across the United States. 5 North Inc won this award alongside national companies like Verizon, Blackberry and Arby’s. In order to win the award 5

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10 Tips from 10 Years in Business

By HR|December 28, 2016|5 North Inc., blog, Business, Growth, Leadership, Motivation|

2016 was a very eventful year for the 5 North team, from new clients to big promotions, and hitting significant milestone. This year 5 North Inc’s founder and CEO, Rebecca Sutherland, celebrated 10 years in business! Rebecca started a company right after finishing college, and this year she celebrated a milestone that not a lot of businesses get to celebrate. In honor of 10 years in business, we are sharing

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Life Lessons from “Legally Blonde”

By HR|July 21, 2016|5 North Inc., blog, Business, Fun, Growth, Leadership, Motivation|

“What, like it’s hard?”~Elle Woods   Have you ever heard of the saying, “Not all heroes wear capes”? How about, “Not all professionals wear black”? As last week marked the fifteenth anniversary of the household classic Legally Blonde, people around the nation could not help but celebrate the fictional accomplishments of the blonde, brilliant and beautiful Elle Woods. Elle defies social and workforce norms, and thus remains a role model

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“Gotta Catch ‘Em All”

By HR|July 13, 2016|5 North Inc., blog, Business, Fun, Growth, Motivation|

The launch of “Pokémon Go” has created a universal sense of nostalgia in today’s generation of people who grew up listening to the famous slogan “Gotta catch ‘em all”.  Within days of its launch, this mobile game has become a fan favorite as people have gathered the streets to capture specific Pokémon characters on the app. Thus, if you have been outside lately, you know all about the game. As

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The Mental Process of an Expert

By HR|June 28, 2016|5 North Inc., blog, Business, Growth, Leadership, Motivation|

Expertise is essentially when someone gains a great deal of information about a topic or subject. Studying expertise is important because if we know how experts think and work, it can inform instruction and teaching. Start with broader, conceptual understanding of how knowledge is organized, then move on to where, when and how to apply the knowledge. Then it is important to distinguish content versus teaching expertise, as knowing is

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Equality Needs You

By HR|June 27, 2016|5 North Inc., blog, Business, Fun|

Yesterday marked the 46th year of the biggest pride celebration in the world—The March for NYC Pride. The March is meant to serve as a celebration of our lives and our community as a whole. As hundreds of people marched down the streets, they threw away their differences and identified with a common theme. The theme of The March this year was “Equality Needs You”. As we reflect on The

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Fatherly Advice

By HR|June 20, 2016|5 North Inc., blog, Business, Growth, Leadership, Motivation|

Happy Father’s Day to all the amazing dads out there! Whether biological or not, many of us have a role model in our lives that we look up to and consider a father to us. Father’s Day serves as a day of appreciation for all of those figures in our lives, whomever it may be. It is important to reflect on all the lessons those people taught you. From teaching

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Basic Questions to Help Stay Motivated

By HR|June 16, 2016|5 North Inc., blog, Business, Growth, Leadership, Motivation|

One of the hardest aspects of success is motivation. No matter what point you are at in your life, there will always be days where it is hard to keep yourself enthused in whatever you’re doing. We call these days “off days”. And just like we all have our “off days”, we alwas remember we have our “on days” as well. Just because today is not the best, does not

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Top 10 Qualities That Make A Great Leader

By HR|April 4, 2016|Business, Growth, Leadership|

Great leaders aren’t born, they’re made. Here at 5 North Inc, we focus on finding and developing the next great leader. Having a great idea is not enough. To create a successful business venture, a great leader needs to find and assemble a team to bring that concept to life. Great leaders can successfully execute this idea with their team. This is what separates dreamers from entrepreneurs. Forbes shared a

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5 North Inc Wears Pink for Breast Cancer!

By HR|October 14, 2015|5 North Inc., blog, Business, Philanthropy, Uncategorized|

On Wednesdays we wear pink! Not just because of our love for Mean Girls, but because October is Breast Cancer Awareness month. At 5 North Inc, spending time and making an effort to give back to the community is a big part of our company culture. We find that spreading awareness of breast cancer is important because with early detection of the disease most people continue to live normal lives. Making

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