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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Be Productive This Weekend

By HR|September 23, 2016|5 North Inc., blog, Fun, Growth|

The age of unlimited information has made our job marketing more and more competitive. This means that our success isn’t as much based on skill anymore, as it is to availability and efficiency. Here we share some tips that can allow you to have a way more productive weekend. Productive doesn’t always mean “work”. In order to be efficient we also need to take care of ourselves and our loved

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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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Summertime Success

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

Happy Summer Sixteen! Yesterday marked the first day of summer, and you know what that means…new season, new goals, new routines. Summer is a time of brightness and happiness, so it is important to let your attitude reflect these qualities. As you push yourself toward new goals, let your talents shine through all of your hard work. Let your summertime success be a product of a positive attitude and new

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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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“Hamilton’s” Lessons of Love

By HR|June 15, 2016|5 North Inc., blog, Growth, Motivation|

“And love is love is love is love is love is love is love is love cannot be killed or swept aside…” -Linn Manuel Miranda (Creator and Lead Actor of “Hamilton”)   As last Sunday marked the 70th Annual Tony Awards, it was evident that the theme of the night was “Love”. This was fitting as the devastating Orlando Nightclub Massacre occurred just hours that morning before. In a time

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