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how to get a good job after 50

How to Get a Good Job After Age 50

Trying to find a new job after age 50? You have come to the right place. I’m going to walk you through the steps and  tips I recommend following to give yourself the best chance at finding a job after 50 years old. Find a Job After 50 – Best Tips and Strategies 1. Network, […]

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soft skills you need to succeed

The Soft Skills You Need to Succeed in 2020

It’s natural to want to show off your impressive hard skills when you are looking for a new job. But to succeed in today’s job market, jobseekers have to include an equal balance of hard skills and soft skills on their resumes. New research suggests that even those jobseekers who are adding soft skills to […]

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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 Should Leave

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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Laws Protecting Women's Rights in the Workplace

7 Laws Protecting Women’s Rights in the Workplace

Women have come along way in the workplace, but discrimination and unfair treatment still do happen. Part of protecting yourself is being educated about current laws and female rights in the workplace so you can make sure you’re being treated fairly. Here are 7 important laws protecting women’s rights in the workplace that you should […]

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how to clean up your online reputation

How To Clean Up Your Online Reputation: 5 Tips

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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How to Get a Job After Being Fired

How to Get a Job After Being Fired

Sometimes things don’t go quite as planned. Perhaps your last job was going along smoothly (or so you thought)—and then—you were fired. While you can certainly mourn the job loss and examine why it happened, the next step is clear—you have to find a new position. Don’t worry, in this article, you’re going to learn […]

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how do you know if you are being discriminated against in the hiring process

How to Know If You’re Being Discriminated Against in the Hiring Process

Discrimination in a hiring process is illegal, but that doesn’t mean it doesn’t happen. Unfortunately, preconceived notions and prejudices of the hiring manager may prevent you from getting a job that you’re qualified for. Job search discrimination can come in many different forms, from racial and age discrimination to sexist questions and attitudes. Many people face […]

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the power of goal setting for work

How Setting Goals at Work Will Change Your Life

I never used to set work goals. Maybe at the start of the year I’d write down a few, but nothing week-to-week or month-to-month. And I definitely had no idea how powerful setting goals at work would turn out to be… Here’s the old me: I figured I’m going to do my best, and picking […]

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what it takes to get a job at google

How Hard is it to Get a Job at Google? (With Steps To Do It)

If you’re wondering how hard is it to get a job at Google, I’m going to share what I know based on my experience as a tech recruiter. Landing any job at Google is tough because they hire the best of the best, and they receive a TON of applicants. (This is the main reason […]

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craziest job #2, professional sleeper

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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bored at work? try these 5 ideas to beat boredom

What to Do When Bored at Work: 8 Ideas

In a perfect world, we’d all just go home when our work is done for the day. However, many people have to stay until 5PM or 6PM regardless of what they’ve accomplished that day. Don’t worry though, if you’re wondering what to do when bored at work, we’ve got you covered. We’re going to share […]

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