Category Archive for: Career Advice

10 Ways to Reach Christmas
Job Success!

  Want to make sure you land that temporary Christmas job? We’ve put together our top 10 tips to help you search, find and apply for those seasonal vacancies. So follow our advice and you’ll be dashing through the snow to Christmas job success in no time!   1. Start applying early Most of us…

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6 Fresh Ways to Find
Your Passion

It can be so frustrating when people advise you, “Just follow your passion!” Yeah, sure, you’d love to—if only you knew what your passion was. You’re probably the kind of person who works hard, with commitment and persistence. When you know what you’re doing, nothing will stop you. But before you can become unstoppable, you…

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This Is How Good Managers
Help Their Teams Deal
With Company Changes

I’ve always identified as a change junkie. It’s why I’m in the business of change management, and why I’ve lived in five different cities in the past 10 years. And yet, I make my coffee the exact same way every morning. I want to eat the same cranberry dressing at Thanksgiving each year. I was…

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There’s One Question That Will Help
You Figure Out Your Career Path

  Stop (really stop) and consider this question: Why do you go to work every day? Maybe it’s because you enjoy your coworkers, feel a pleasant challenge in the work you perform, or that you believe in your company’s mission. Or is it simply to bring home a paycheck? Are you happy with your answer?…

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Cheat Sheet: Nailing that last minute
interview

  For weeks you’ve been actively sending your resume out and applying for job openings when (finally!) you get a call from a company who wants you to come in for an interview—today! Because you still have to do your current job today, you have exactly an hour to prep . How do you get ready for…

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6 Smart Ideas for Staying
Productive This Summer

    With summer peeking around the corner, it’s no surprise that minds start wandering to thoughts of sun, beaches, and piña coladas. How can we possibly stay productive with all those temptations hiding in the corners of our minds? Well, finding inspiration is easier than you think—we’ve gathered up the best links and tools…

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Remaining Confident When You
Keep Getting Rejected From Jobs

For most people, job searching entails some rejection. You send in a resume and receive no response. You go to an interview and don’t get a callback. You go to another interview and get ghosted. But, knowing it can happen doesn’t lessen the sting. It’s normal to feel disappointed when an opportunity doesn’t pan out,…

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Common Interview Responses Can
Be Interpreted Different Ways

You arrive to your interview prepared with a list of questions to ask the hiring manager. But, when he answers them, you only feel more confused. That’s because common answers could be interpreted different ways. And, depending on what the interviewer really means, this company may—or may not—be the right fit for you. 1. “We…

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How do I integrate myself into a
new team?

After you’ve survived day one in a new job, you’re next task is to make sure you become a valuable member of the team. Get off on the right foot and it’s going to be peaches and cream – foul it up and you could find yourself back on the job market sooner than you…

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12 Signs You’re Doing Way Better
Than You Give Yourself Credit For

It is so easy to get wrapped up in what we don’t have and haven’t accomplished that we don’t always realize what we do have. It’s easy to feel like we’re not doing as well as we should, but sometimes we have to pay attention and measure our progress more objectively. Here are 12 signs…

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