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Changing jobs every few years is completely normal, but job hopping the second you’ve grown bored of your job is not okay.  Employers will start to believe that you’re not talking your career seriously.   There are ways to maximize your career growth while making a positive impact on the company you’re working for, regardless… Read more »

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Employers in all industries are looking for qualities that enable you interact with the people around you. These traits include communication skills, leadership and self-awareness. Here are some skills that are essential for your career success. They’ll teach you to become a better employee and an a better person. Listen The best communicators are great… Read more »

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If you work in an office or run your own business, you’re likely to spend a good portion of your day writing. You’re writing emails, proposals, blogs, invoices, reports and social media updates. Some people enjoy writing, while others detest it. Here are some ways to become a better writer, right away: Be Clear and… Read more »

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Writing is a great tool that can be used as a meditative exercise. This can help you clear your mind and even spark some creativity. Here are some ways to get your creative writing started: Wake Up and Write Write as early as possible and let the mind roam. This can become very therapeutic for… Read more »

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Writing to-do lists are crucial for your productivity, but long, convoluted lists can be counterproductive, especially if they lack organization. Here’s how to write a concrete to-do list that will keep you prioritized without feeling overwhelmed: For your daily to-do lists, write down 3 or fewer tasks and prioritize them by importance. The task that… Read more »

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Enjoying summer while at work can be a challenge, but don’t let your office job put you in a slump. Bring summer to the office! Here are some tips on how to go out and enjoy your summer. Plan an Office Outing Go out for your lunch break and enjoy the summer sun! Eat your… Read more »

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After a long, busy week, it’s time to recharge. Taking the time to care for yourself is part of a healthy, long-term career success. Instead of lying around all weekend, let’s revamp your approach to relaxation. Here’s how: Quiet Time Usually a busy week is full of hustle and bustle. Phones are ringing off the… Read more »

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Great leadership can create a better work world, and setting examples as a great leader shows others the skills they need to succeed. Leadership and management come hand-in-hand. Leaders must have the ability to pass down the company’s values while effectively setting the attitude for the entire team. Nowadays, companies look for leaders who not… Read more »

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A good work ethic requires a positive attitude along with actions that reflect integrity. Employers seek candidates that will do the best job possible and take pride in their work. With such a competitive job market, it’s important to have a good work ethic. It will create more opportunities in your career advancement. Here are… Read more »

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Taking a sabbatical can have several long-term benefits if one has the determination to take one. This doesn’t mean you have to spend your life savings or ditch your entire career. Taking time off from your career may help you develop new skills, decompress from your busy life, and give you insight on your career… Read more »