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body language tips

Body Language Tips: How To Impress Anyone Quickly And Easily

People judge you with their eyes before anything else when they meet you, so your body language is important in making a first impression and being remembered. Practicing strong, impressive body language can change your career whether you’re interviewing for jobs, networking, asking for a raise, or anything else. This article is going to quickly walk […]

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Should I Leave My Job? 5 Signs You Need To Get Out

Wondering if you need to leave your job?… keep reading and we’ll give you the answer you need. There are plenty of articles out there are on how to spot a toxic work environment, a horrible boss, or that you have outgrown your current job. But what are the personal signs that you need to be real […]

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7 Important Women’s Labor Laws You Need To Know

While it’s true women have cracked the glass ceiling, don’t run over to dust up the shards just yet. Women have come far in the workplace, but there’s still a lot left to do. Part of doing this is being educated about current laws so you can use them to make sure you — and […]

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How To Clean Up Your Online Reputation When Something Negative Shows Up

When you start building your online brand, your biggest goal is to increase your visibility. You want people to be able to easily find you online. You want Google searches that include your name to lead back to you. But what happens if something bad is showing up when people search for you? In this […]

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the 10 most dangerous jobs in the world and how much they pay

Infographic Shows Top 10 Most Dangerous Jobs and How Much They Pay

I received an email with this Infographic last week asking if I’d post it on the site. I don’t usually post this type of content but I thought this info is actually pretty unique and interesting. Pleasant surprise (there are some BAD Infographics out there trust me). These are the 10 most dangerous jobs in the world. I think the list excludes […]

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What I Learned Self-Publishing an eBook on Amazon

I recently published a short book on Amazon using their Kindle Direct Publishing platform (KDP). Self publishing is becoming more and more popular so I wanted to write this post to talk about the pros and cons of self publishing. The pleasant surprises, the frustrations, the things I didn’t find out until it was too late, […]

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Why You Should Write Like a 5th Grader

Writing is important in any career. Or any business. Writing is how we communicate in business. It’s how we convince a customer to stay with our company. Or convince somebody to buy a product online. Later in this article I’ll show you exactly how to check what level you’re writing at. But you might want […]

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How Hard is it to Get a Job at Google? (Infographic)

Working at Google is a career goal for many people. It takes a lot to get there though. Landing any job at Google is tough because they hire the best of the best. It doesn’t matter if you’re a software engineer or an accountant, or receptionist. But exactly how hard is it to get a job at […]

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Finding the Path of Least Resistance in Your Career

  “Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to pause and reflect.” ― Mark Twain Have you ever had a day off from work and driven around mid-day, astonished at how little traffic there is? You can get anywhere you’re going 5x faster than usual. This simple concept of trying to drive […]

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You Won’t Believe These 5 Crazy Jobs Actually Exist

There are some pretty wacky jobs out there, but we bet these are even crazier than you’re thinking. We dug up 5 stories of people getting paid to do the unimaginable. Think you could do some of these? Check out the list below. The 5 Craziest Jobs that Actually Exist:   1. Pet Food Taster This […]

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How to Tell if Your Headhunter Gives a Damn About You

There are a lot of headhunters and recruiters out there. Some are good, some are bad. Even if you located a good one, they won’t be of much use to you if they’re not engaged and committed to helping you in your job search. The following tips will help you know when your headhunter actually […]

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The Best Time To Look For A Job (This Might Surprise You!)

The absolute best time to look for a job is when you already have a job that you enjoy. It sounds crazy, but it’s true… You don’t always need to be on an active job search, but taking calls from recruiters as well as occasionally networking and listening to what else is out there can […]

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