Advancing Your Career in HR

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Human Resources (HR) is a field with so many opportunities, from a wide variety of industries to different HR area specialties. Once you’ve gotten your initial professional experience in HR, you may be ready to take it to the next level. Learn more about how you can advance your career in HR: Excel at Tasks… Read more »

How to Stay Motivated While Working from Home in the Summer

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When summer hits, it can be difficult to maintain the same level of desire to be productive, especially while working remotely, when you would rather be enjoying warm-weather activities and vacation fun. Stay motivated while working from home in the summer with these tips: Prioritize Your Workload  When you know productivity is likely to be… Read more »

6 Common Hazards in the Workplace (And How to Avoid Them)

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All workplaces carry the risk of accidents, even office or other seemingly non-physical environments. In honor of June being National Safety Month, take some time to educate yourself on what you can do to protect yourself against accidents at work. Here are six common hazards in the workplace (and how to avoid them): 1. Slips,… Read more »

7 Reasons You Should Be Fully Transparent with Your Recruiter

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Working with a recruiter for your job search can be a successful strategy. However, the effectiveness depends on how candid you are with them. Check out these seven reasons why you should be fully transparent with your recruiter:  1. Other Pending Opportunities First and foremost, your recruiter must know about any other job opportunities you… Read more »

Spring into a New Job! Here’s Why Now is the Best Time to Find a New Opportunity

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Whether you’ve been out of work due to a COVID-19-related layoff or you’re currently employed but considering a change, the current state of the job market makes it an opportune time to start searching. Learn more about why now is the best time to find a new job opportunity:  Certain Industries Have Spiked in Demand… Read more »

5 Tips For Staying Calm Under Pressure

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The ability to handle stressful situations and stay calm under pressure is an in-demand professional skill, regardless of your field or role. However, when you’re in the midst of nerve-racking circumstances, it can be difficult not to let it get to you. Stay calm under pressure with these tips: 1. Focus on Your Physical Response… Read more »

Spring Cleaning: Make Your Job Feel Fresh Again

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When you first land a job you really want, every day feels new and exciting. Once the novelty wears off, however, it can feel monotonous – but luckily, it doesn’t have to stay that way. Check out these tips to make your job feel fresh again:  Take Ownership of a New Initiative Feeling like you’re… Read more »

Feeling Overwhelmed at Work? Here’s How You Can Tell Your Boss

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Managers don’t want to lose their best employees over issues they have the power to fix. If you’re becoming burdened by an excessive workload with no end in sight, your boss needs to know before you reach the point of burnout. Here’s how you can tell your boss you’re feeling overwhelmed at work: Request Guidance… Read more »

How to Turn Your Internship Into a Full-Time Job

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An internship can help you gain valuable experience for your resume, but it doesn’t have to end there. If you’re strategic and intentional, your internship can get your foot in the door and start your professional career. Learn more about how to turn your internship into a full-time job:  Master the Basics of Professionalism Treat… Read more »

6 Tips to Build Up Your Resume and Get the Job

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The foundation of a successful job search is an effective resume. The effort you put in up front will pay off by getting the attention of hiring managers and ensuring you are considered for the jobs for which you’re qualified. Build up your resume and get the job with these tips: 1. Strategically Include Keywords … Read more »