Make Your Workplace Happy by Doing These Five Things Each Day

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Creating a friendly and productive office environment is essential to a happy workplace. Research shows that happy workers are more productive workers, so embrace the trend toward a upbeat environment. Hiring the best professionals doesn’t necessarily mean a harmonious atmosphere – this is something a leader must craft. The best managers never settle – they strive for… Read more »

4 Career Mistakes You Don’t Know You’re Making

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If you are looking to advance at your organization, professional growth is important. It is good to know your strengths and weaknesses to improve yourself and progress in your career. In the process of personal growth, you also try to avoid making mistakes that could hurt your career. However, some mistakes aren’t obvious and some… Read more »

Should You Take a Job You Don’t Really Want?

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Job hunting can be scary, especially if you are unemployed while you are searching for a new position. It can be tempting to take any job offer that comes your way. As enticing as it may be, you shouldn’t take a job you don’t really want. You always have options and the stress and anxiety… Read more »

5 Ways to Keep Your Job Search From Employers

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Searching for a new position while you are employed offers you many benefits. You prove to potential employers that you have a stable employment history, you are able to negotiate benefits from a point of strength, and you won’t suffer from a gap in income until you find a new position. If you want to… Read more »

How to Hire in a Low Unemployment Market

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It is a simple law of supply and demand: When there are more candidates, you have a better pool of qualified applicants. In a low unemployment market, you have fewer job seekers and they may not have the skills you need. When there is a low supply of unemployed workers, how do you find high-qualified… Read more »

The Secret to More Effective Team Meetings

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Everyone has had this experience: Sitting at a meeting where no one seems to be accomplishing anything and all you want to do is leave to work on finishing that report you have due at the end of the day. Meetings are important, however, if they aren’t effective, then they can be counterproductive. If you… Read more »

Are You In the Wrong Job? 5 Ways to Tell

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Everyone has a bad day and wonders if their current calling is a wrong number. However, if you dread going to work every day or feel dissatisfied overall, you may be in the wrong job. If you are wondering if your feeling of discontent is fleeting or a sign to change occupations, consider these five… Read more »

5 Tips on How to Dress for an Interview

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Appearance matters in life. This concept is especially true when it comes to job interviews. Interviewers can make a decision not to hire you in as little as the first 10 seconds of their conversation with you. If you follow these five tips, you can ensure that the manager’s impression of you is a positive… Read more »