When Should You Ask for Help at Work?

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It’s ok to ask for help at work when you’re not sure what you’re doing, when you have too much on your plate, or when you’ve made a mistake. Are you one of those stubborn types that won’t ask for help under any circumstances? There are lots of people like that at work, and many… Read more »

3 Tips for Following Up After Submitting a Resume

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The days of the electronic resume submission have made it harder to know how to follow up. Unless you work with a recruiter, you may submit your resume on a job board and never have contact with a real human. You may never even hear back from your application, which makes it particularly difficult to… Read more »

Stand Out at Your New Job with These 3 Easy Tips

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There are good and bad ways to stand out at your new job. You probably went through an intense process of applying and interviewing, background checks and testing, but you made it here. Now you’re excited and anxious and ready to make a great first impression with your boss and coworkers. The first 90-days on… Read more »

3 Tips to Turn Stress Into Productivity

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Stress can be both positive and negative. The negatives are the physical ailments that come with chronic stress, like heart disease and anxiety disorders, which today affects more than 40 million adults. Usually, we think of stress in the negative, as in, “I am so stressed out.” But stress actually can stimulate your brain to… Read more »

Is it Time to Change Jobs?

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It may be time to change jobs if you dread going to work, you’re doing more procrastinating than working, the job is taking its toll on your health and more. Work can be very hard. The environment could be very stressful, your boss could be very heavy-handed, or you could struggle to find work-life balance…. Read more »

4 Daily Habits to Help Make You More Successful

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A few daily habits to help make you more successful include writing down little tasks in the morning, start the day with a good sweat, use a checklist, and being a lifelong learner every day. High achievers and A players just seem to be on their game all the time. The rest of us just… Read more »

Learn How to Turn a Setback at Work into an Opportunity

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Some things are worth doing. If you love your job but are dealing with frustration or some sort of setback, it can make you feel like putting a resume together and fleeing the scene. That may be a good idea but maybe not. It’s important to deal with the setback logically, especially if you like… Read more »

Are You Feeling Stressed at Work? Here’s What To Do

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Your job may be killing you. Chronic, persistent stress has been medically proven to cause everything from obesity to Alzheimer’s, diabetes to depression, according to WebMD. While we all experience on-the-job stress, too much of it can negatively affect your performance at work as well as your health at well-being. How can workers turn the… Read more »

Even If You Don’t Meet All The Requirements, Apply Anyway!

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It’s a candidate’s market. By that, we mean that historically record low unemployment numbers have given a lot of power back to the job seeker because there are hundreds of jobs available in your market with no one to fill them. This means that candidates that lack all of the experience employers are seeking can… Read more »

What You Need to Know About Working with a Recruiter

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If you’ve never worked with a recruiter, you’re in for a pleasant surprise. What if we told you a person standing by that will help you land your next job by suggesting changes to your resume, introducing you to employers, and prepping you for the interview – and they will do all this for free…. Read more »