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Thinking of Giving Up? See this “Ibrahim Hamato – Nothing is Impossible”

Frustrated during your job search or a career not going the way you want it to? Despair and giving up would be natural thoughts but now and then someone or something inspires you. Perhaps this video would: “The unique story of a man from Egypt with no arms. He was invited as an honour guest [...]Show More Summary

How your Word Choice Affects your #JobSearch

Words have the power to influence, soothe, agitate or amaze. Using them carefully in your jobsearch may not seem that important to you at first thought, but the answer to success may lie in the trivial pursuit to write each word in your resume, your profile or cover letter in an impeccable way to impress and [...]Show More Summary

Planning a Career Change? Here are 4 Career Directions to Consider

When you have built your career to a certain level, it brings things like financial security for your family, as well as a good level of respect from your peers. Often though, people find that this isn’t enough and grow tiresome of the routine that they have fallen into and the industry in which they [...]Show More Summary

5 Tips to Adjust to Work Schedule Changes

Working odd hours, switching from a day job to one that requires you to pull all-nighters or moving from a part-time job to working full-time; change is never easy. When you are accustomed to a certain work schedule, adjusting to a new one can be tough. Making the transition easier requires making sacrifices and figuring out what’s [...]Show More Summary

5 Keys That Unlock Better Organizational Effectiveness

Everyone wants to make a big impact when it comes to organizational effectiveness. After all, reaching your desired outcomes and goals in the most efficient way possible will ensure ongoing and sustainable organizational success, and success is one of the happy harbingers of personal satisfaction. But organizational effectiveness can prove elusive — especially if one [...]Show More Summary

Social Work Career Is for Boys, Too: How to Increase the Number of Male Social Workers

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, 80.3 percent of social workers are female. Of social workers under the age of 34, fewer than 10 percent are male. Many experts believe that the disparity has become harmful to men. Potential male clients might be less likely to avail themselves of needed social programs. Also, skilled [...]Show More Summary

What Makes you Happy at Work?

Recently, Randstad polled 7,000 people from around the country and asked them to define what factors determine employee happiness at work. And, let’s just say, people don’t want to be lounging around. On the contrary, and according to the Randstad 2013 Employer Branding Survey, people want to feel challenged, they want to be developing new [...]Show More Summary

5 Essentials to Kick Start your Jobsearch

“The secret of getting ahead is getting started. The secret of getting started is breaking your complex overwhelming tasks into small manageable tasks, and then starting on the first one.” ~ Mark Twain Get going on your job search but know what is essential first. The stronger you build on the basics and the foundation, [...]Show More Summary

Career as a Sound Engineer

These days telling people that you have made the decision to work in the music industry as stage crew doesn’t have the negative connotations it might have had in the past.   In the Sixties and Seventies rock music was seen as anti-establishment and declaring an interest in becoming involved was one step away from [...]Show More Summary

Use of Social Networks at work

Use of social networks at workplace – right or wrong or can be assigned to the gray area? Social networks are sometimes seen as platforms where employees lose time in their working hours, to the point that some companies have blocked access to these platforms for being considered a waste of time. In fact, there [...]Show More Summary

Higher Education gets you Hired – Faster Better

“Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today.” ~ Malcolm X Education is very important in the present job market or for the skills required for the future. For better career options, a stronger likelihood of getting hired and a higher salary, amongst other benefits, consider [...]Show More Summary

Diversity and inclusion: the value of drama-based training in the workplace

A functional and efficient workplace doesn’t run on work ethic alone. For it to truly flourish, special attention needs to be taken to ensure there is a strong culture of respect in an organization. It’s important for modern businesses to consider that unconscious bias is a very real thing, and can massively impact vital relationships [...]Show More Summary

Why Choosing the Right Domain Name Matters for a New Business

Starting a new business? Gone through the checklist? How about your presence online? To begin with start on with finding the right name for your business and see how flexible you can be to change it in case you don’t find that domain name available. Not ready to agree on the importance of this statement? [...]Show More Summary

Why Looking Back is the Key to Moving Forward

This is a guest post by Scott Petinga   As a business leader, your focus is always moving forward…calculating that next move in your business strategy, the next goal or benchmark to be achieved, the next great innovation. Looking ahead is how I’m introduced to opportunities and possibilities.  Looking ahead also helps me avoid pitfalls or [...]Show More Summary

Searching for a Job? How to Make Social Media Work for You

In management studies, students are always told to get in the consumer’s shoes. When you know what your audience wants, it’s much easier to deliver directly to their expectations. Getting hired is a similar process. When you go out there in the market, you are essentially selling yourself to the recruiter. A typical day of [...]Show More Summary

Pursuing an Online Education: 4 Tips to Get Started

With online and distance learning, students with tight schedules are able to get the education they want on a timeframe that works for them. While the flexibility of online learning is alluring, it takes dedication and self-motivation. Here are a few tips to maximize your success when pursuing an education from home:   Research Well [...]Show More Summary

7 Tax Saving Strategies for Small and Home-Based Businesses, Start-Ups and Solopreneurs

Tax strategies benefitting the small and home-based businesses owners, start-ups and entrepreneurs by Meisa Bonelli With approximately one-third of taxpayers purported to wait until the last 30 days leading up to filing deadline, there is egregious opportunity loss with respect to potential tax savings were strategy to be employed all year through. Sadly, many small and [...]Show More Summary

Inspirational Female CEO Quotes

A guest post by Grace Killelea. Some thoughts from successful women CEOs that you can use for inspiration.   “The most important factor in determining whether you will succeed isn’t your gender, it’s you. Be open to opportunity and take risks. In fact, take the worst, the messiest, the most challenging assignment you can find, [...]Show More Summary

The Water Cooler Revolution – Where the Team Rejuvenates

Motivating your workforce can be somewhat difficult, especially when many of the tried and tested methods are fast becoming tired exercises. Luckily for you, there’s a formula for professional drive – and it’s an easy one to crack. Better still, it can be as easy as a little liquid motivation. Fresh water, that is. There [...]Show More Summary

Looking Beyond the Job Description – Research the Company well before the Interview

Matching your career path with a company that’ll take you part-way along the route is little more than a gamble if you don’t do the research. It’s all about best fit, for you and the company. The more you find out prior to joining a company then the less likely you’ll find yourself parked in [...]Show More Summary

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