Follow This Advice to Make Sure You’re Not Being Taken Advantage of at Work

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Are You Being Taken Advantage of at Work?

A terrible boss can make a job unbearable, especially if they have no problem taking advantage of employees. While being asked to take on additional duties from time to time is par for the course at most companies, feeling unappreciated or like your good will is being exploited is not supposed to be part of… Read more »

How to Choose Between Two Jobs You Want

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How to Choose Between Two Jobs You Want

  Having two job offers is a desirable position to be in, but it’s not that unusual, particularly when the unemployment rate is low. If you’re job searching for the first time, unemployed or currently employed, determining the best offer can be a problem. It’s difficult to figure out which opportunity is the proper fit,… Read more »

Will Changing Jobs Really Make You Happy?

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Will Changing Jobs Really Make You Happy?

Whether there is a concrete job opportunity in front of you or not, sometimes it seems like happiness will follow if you can just get out of your current job. However, the grass is always greener on the other side of the fence, as the saying goes, and sometimes the thought of working another job… Read more »

Things You Should Never Talk About at Work

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Things You Should Never Talk About at Work

With the same people seeing each other every weekday for 40 hours or more a week, conversations in the workplace can get pretty loosey-goosey. However, that doesn’t mean you should let your guard down and start saying whatever pops into your mind. Despite some people getting away with saying whatever they want to on Twitter,… Read more »

7 Ways to Help Your Employees Save More Money

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7 Ways to Help Your Employees Save More Money

Companies try to give their employees good compensation for their services, but sometimes employees still have a tough time meeting all of their financial goals. If you can’t afford to pay your employees more, you could always take other steps to make them feel financially secure. Here are a few tips on how to help… Read more »

How to Structure Your Resume When You Know You’re Underqualified for the Job

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How to Structure Your Resume When You Know You’re Underqualified for the Job

If you have most of the core skills listed in a job posting, but you don’t have every single skill a company is looking for, that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t apply for the job. We often encourage job seekers to reach for jobs they may be slightly underqualified for, knowing that employers often use job… Read more »

Learn How to Interview Employers While They’re Interviewing You

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Learn How to Interview Employers While They're Interviewing You

You may have heard of this idea that a job interview is a two-way street – that the candidate is interviewing the company as much as the company is interviewing the candidate. But what does that actually mean if you’re the applicant? How does one go about interviewing a potential employer? Truth be told, the… Read more »

6 Ways to Proofread Your Resume to Avoid Careless Errors

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6 Ways to Proofread Your Resume to Avoid Careless Errors

It’s essential that you proofread your resume and any other documents, like cover letters, before submitting them as part of a job application. Paperwork with basic errors, like missing periods or mismatched fonts, makes it weeding out sloppy job seekers a simple task. Don’t make it so easy on hiring managers. Try these tips when… Read more »

Seven Ways to Improve Your Emotional Intelligence

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Seven Ways to Improve Your Emotional Intelligence

  Emotional intelligence has a crucial role at work. Hiring, compensation or promotion decisions are often based on your emotional intelligence. Individuals with a high level of emotional intelligence can grasp and assess their own feelings, as well as effectively pick up on the emotions of others. They have a good sense of themselves and… Read more »