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Category: Employment

Conquering first day at first job fears

Moving from the structured educational environment of varsity into your first job is daunting for most people. Even where higher education adequately prepared students...

What Employers Look for in Recent Graduates

What Employers Look for in Recent Graduates Whether you have eagerly awaiting college graduation since you were a little kid or you have held some trepidation about the...

Dealing With The Stress Of Being Unemployed

A lot of people feel ashamed or embarrassed about being unemployed, and as a result avoid social situations. As tempting as it may be to dodge friends and family, it can...

Employers admit checking facebook before hiring

The job-search website surveyed employers and found that 20 percent of companies admitted to checking out candidate’s profiles on social-networking sites such as...

How to deal with interview stress

Whatever you do, be kind to yourself during this process. Remember that change does not happen overnight and practice makes perfect. Take a deep breath and meet that...

How to balance work and social life

All work with no play is boring; we are taught that only by learning and working we may achieve what we want. That is true but you need to have a balance and have fun...

How to resolve conflicts in the workplace

Conflicts are always bound to happen in our lives and with the workplace being a naturally stressful environment, personal conflicts between co-workers can be both a...

How to meet a deadline

When it comes to work a person can get lost in doing one project for longer than they should. When you want to meet your deadlines you need to set goals and priorities,...

How networking can help you get a job

Networking is one of the most effective ways to find a job in today’s highly competitive market. We all know at times, most jobs are not posted on job sites or...

Getting an internship and making the best of it

The fastest way to make your CV stand out is to do an internship, but the benefits don’t stop there. By interning, you not only gain professional skills, but also...

The importance of career research

Career research allows you to be fully informed of all the options and opportunities presenting themselves to you in your career search. Evaluate all your options before...

6 Tips On How To Become A Freelancer

The feeling of waking up at your own time, deciding on which days you going to work and which ones you choose not to, can be amazing and bring joy to your life....

How to adjust to a new job

You did good in your interview, got a follow up interview. Now they tell you that you hired, what comes to your mind is surviving that first day at your new job....

How to make the cut for a job promotion

You dream all your life to go to school, graduate and get a good job. Now that you have a job what happens after that, they might be a position that you have always...

Choosing a career in the business field

Business is a growing, dynamic field of study, which opens the door to a huge number of potential business careers, as well as enhances your access to careers in other...

How to make yourself marketable in the job market

With unemployment on the rise, the job market is a tough place to be in right now. Many people find themselves competing for the same jobs. So, how can you distinguish...

How to work hard for success

It takes years of hard work to become a success, In order to get where you want to be one you need to work hard. We, as a society, tend to think that people just wake up...

Why it is important to choose the right career?

Money is no more the sole reason why people work. Today people don’t work only to fend for themselves. They work because it gives them mental satisfaction. They also...

Working from home

Forget about flirting and office gossip if there’s only one person in the workforce.Here’s what to expect. Control Your career is in your hands....