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What to Do When You’re Doing a Job You Don’t Want

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What happens when you don’t like your job? If you’re like most people, you start to tune out. You may develop a negative attitude, and that will show while you’re at work. It can even begin to affect your personal life outside of the office. But what if there were a way that you could… Read more »

Interview Chat: What Hiring Managers Actually Want to Know About You

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Everyone interviewing hears the same questions. “What are your biggest strengths?” “Weaknesses?” But there are other things a hiring manager wants to know about you. When they’re asking these general questions, they’re inviting you to engage and tell them more about you that will help them decide who to hire. Here are the ideas that… Read more »

3 Skills That Everyone Needs to Succeed at Any Job

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Hiring managers have a very difficult job. They need to review dozens of resumes, schedule screening calls, and meet the finalists for face-to-face interviews. But what are companies really looking for in their top candidates, and who will get the job? Of course, a qualified candidate will need to have the experience necessary to do… Read more »

Leaving Your Job? Don’t Burn Bridges

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There are plenty of reasons to leave your current job. But should you just quit and leave in a blaze of glory to stick it to the people who’ve wronged you? You’ve always heard that burning bridges is a bad thing, so what? Not every situation is salvageable. But that doesn’t mean you should light… Read more »

Mental Preparation: Tools to Help You Get Ready for Work

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Are you ready to face the day? Whether you’re on the hunt for a job or working full time, it’s important to face each day with renewed focus and positive energy. And while bad days happen to everyone, having a positive outlook will help you succeed. What mental exercises can you do to help you… Read more »

What It Means When You Didn’t Get That Raise

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Everyone wants to make more money. But what happens when things don’t go as planned in your quest for a raise? Before you panic, take a moment to step back and consider all of your options. There are a few steps you can take so you can move forward confidently in your career. Here are… Read more »

It’s Summer! Here Is How You Can Stay Properly Hydrated on the Job

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We know workplace safety and comfort are major keys to productivity. Part of your focus should be on learning the signs of fatigue and discomfort before they cause a problem. Dehydration is something many people don’t realize they’ve experienced until it’s too late, especially in the heat of the summertime. It’s important to learn the… Read more »

Mental Health: How It’s Important to Workplace Safety

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It’s good to see that mental health is getting the attention it deserves. It’s as important to our health and well-being as physical exercise and eating well. Mental health is the way we cope with the normal stresses of life and how we face daily situations. Employers are now looking at the way mental health… Read more »

5 Keys to Getting Better Sleep

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You’ve heard you need eight hours of sleep a night, right? While this is a reasonable rule of thumb, it isn’t exact. Everyone’s personal body clock is different and some people need more than eight while others can function on less. However, if at any time during the day you feel sleepiness affecting your ability… Read more »

Best Ways to Stay Productive When You’re Having a Bad Day

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Everyone has a bad day now and again. It can be difficult to stay motivated at your job if things aren’t going your way. If you find yourself in a messy situation, here are a few things you can do to lift your spirits and lighten the mood to make the rest of your day… Read more »