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They say it is just the first impression that counts, but you will actually make countless impressions over time even with the same group of people. When you arrive to work in the morning, your attitude and presentation will speak volumes to your coworkers for as long as you work together. What message are you… Read more »

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Do you ever feel like you’re not being taken seriously at your job? If you’ve ever felt invisible or overlooked, there may be a few simple things you can do to turn the situation around. It doesn’t matter whether you’re role is highly visible or behind the scenes, you deserve to have your time and… Read more »

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Goal setting and execution is a time-honored tradition. The most successful people know that simply stating a goal is not the same as achieving it, you have to earn it. What are the best ways to establish your goals and begin to work toward them? Can better goal organizing help you be more successful? Before… Read more »

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There is one universal truth. You can’t always change the way something happens, but you can change the way you react to it. The same is true for people, often those with negative attitudes. Simply changing your mindset to a more positive outlook can give you all the tools you need to be happier at… Read more »

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Interviewing is a complicated dance that often requires interment knowledge of communications skills and the law. It may be surprising to learn that there is still a significant number of interviewers that ask questions made illegal by the Equal Opportunity Employment Commission. Some employers suggest they simply weren’t sure whether or not the question was… Read more »

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Do you sometimes look at your LinkedIn account with contempt? Maybe you just don’t know what to do with it. LinkedIn does have a purpose in today’s modern job landscape, but you can only get out if it what you put into it. Treating your LinkedIn like a digital, live resume will help you understand… Read more »

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Many people are looking to advance their career in the direction of management, but how do you know if you’re management material. For your first leadership role you will be testing yourself, learning what works, and enhancing your skills for the long term. So how do you become a leader when you accept a leadership… Read more »

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Regardless of the work you do there will be times in your career where you will need to interact with others on the job. In fact, the secret to success could actually be in developing relationships with your coworkers. That’s right, if you connect more with the people you work with, you may start to… Read more »

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Messing up at work is an embarrassment to you and a lot of trouble for the people around you. Making a mistake happens to everyone, but what you do after that will be far more important. “I’m sorry,” is the most common answer when a major disaster happens, but what if there are phrases or… Read more »

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When you put so much time into a job and you’ve realized that you’re no longer satisfied, how do you know it is the right time to leave the company behind? There is a lot of advice available for the restless employees out there, and not all of it is great or useful. Leaving a… Read more »