Fast-Growing Careers for Remote Jobs in 2021

Looking for remote jobs in 2021? Remote jobs are becoming a new way of life in 2021. Many professionals enjoy the freedom of working wherever they want while earning a good income and it is good for the company as well because it lowers overhead and other costs. Related: 10 Best Remote Work Practices To…

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Writing a Time Management Action Plan for Remote Teams

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As more people have to adjust to remote work, managers need to ensure team efficiency. “How?” you ask. The answer lies in a time management action plan. Poor time management can build up stress and tension while your team hectically tries to keep it together and meet the deadline. Don’t let this happen. Write an…

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Resume Tricks to Get Past Artificial Intelligence

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Resume tricks and strategies to get past ATS and AI technology. We came across a really helpful article for resume tricks in the New York Times recently titles, Résumé-Writing Tips to Help You Get Past the A.I. Gatekeepers and we wanted to share. We often get asked, “Why Aren’t I Getting Responses to My Resume?”…

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Men: Is Nursing Your Next Career?

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Guest author: Julia Merrill, owner of Befriend Your Doc If you were asked to picture a nurse, you’d probably imagine a woman. For the last several centuries, nursing has been a predominantly female field. However, this stereotype holds us all back. There is nothing that makes men any less capable of being an amazing nurse.…

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What’s Keeping You From Changing Careers?

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When you find yourself stuck in a job that isn’t fulfilling it can be challenging to take the leap into changing careers.  Here are some of the ways you might be holding yourself back. Internal Blocks to Changing Careers If you’ve ever thought, “It’s all in my head.” that may be true, but it doesn’t…

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The Best Career Books to Read During Quarantine

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Looking for some good career books to read? Time at home gives us time to reflect. For many, this time at home is time away from our jobs. Still others may face the loss of a job when the world goes back to work after this time in quarantine.  Why not use this time to…

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What Are Your Weaknesses? How to Answer This Question

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You got the interview. You made it on time. You’ve nailed every question so far…and then it happens. The dreaded question: “What are your weaknesses?”  Oof. No matter how much you prepare, this can be a challenging question to answer. Should you be completely honest? How detailed should you get? Could this answer sink your…

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Career Podcasts You Should Listen to Right Now

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We have curated a list of our favorite Career Podcasts to help you advance your career, step up your job search, improve your skills, and of course give you something else to do while you are driving, working out, eating lunch, or avoiding people on your commute. You are welcome. Let us know what your…

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More on Soft Skills – Which Are Most Important in 2019?

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We’ve written about soft skills here before. However, it’s a big topic with a lot of applications and a lot of interesting cupboards to peer into. Hard skills? Soft skills? Which are more important to employers? We’ll unpack all that in a minute, because getting a handle on those skills will give you an edge in…

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Is Your Job a Calling or a Career?

Is Your Job a Calling or a Career?

Is your job a calling or just a career?  Maybe “just a career” isn’t the right way to put it. Many employees and entrepreneurs have extremely successful careers that aren’t necessarily callings. And they are perfectly happy. However, today’s job market and the millennial mindset of meaningful careers has a lot of people wondering if…

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