Should I Wear a Suit to My Admin Job Interview?

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Congratulations! You’ve just landed an interview for an admin position that’s been on your radar. If you’re like most job candidates, once the initial endorphins subside, a bit of nervous fear sets in. Suddenly, all you can think about is preparing for the interview ahead. You’ll probably do research into the background of the company… Read more »

5 Ways to Build Strong Leadership Skills Even in Entry-Level Positions

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Just because you haven’t made your way to the corner office doesn’t mean that cultivating leadership skills shouldn’t be on your radar. Regardless of your current role, even if you’ve just gotten your foot through the door, working to develop leadership skills today will serve you well into the future.   Leaderships skills are important,… Read more »

3 Ways to Manage Your Workplace Stress

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We live in a culture where the average worker is expected to do much more than just work, and highly stressful working environments are considered normal. Not surprisingly, this has led to a spike in depression and anxiety among employees nationwide. And the number may be even higher as not all employees admit to feeling… Read more »

How to Improve Your Career by Becoming More Coachable

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You’ll often hear many sports observers say some of the best athletes in the world are also the most coachable. In many ways, the same principle applies to the office. You could have an outstanding skillset or tremendous work ethic, but you will always need someone who can teach you to be better. Being coachable… Read more »

The 5 Things You Need to Be Prepared for Your First Day on the Job

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Depending on how well you’re prepared, the first day on your job can be memorable – or stressful. Now that you’ve landed the job, get ready for your first day at work and reduce your anxiety levels. What’s more, since the first day at work can be an overwhelming one, prepare yourself as much as… Read more »

How to Speak and Listen Courteously on the Phone

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Poor telephone etiquette can – and often does – have serious consequences in terms of business or even personal losses. Unfortunately, for many people with busy schedules and a full workload, answering the phone graciously isn’t always the highest priority. Whether you’re speaking with a customer, boss or colleague, courteous phone skills help you make… Read more »

5 Effective Habits of Responsible Workers

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Whether you want that raise, promotion or simply to be a better team player, it’s important to show that you’re responsible at work. By becoming more responsible, you learn to manage your time better, achieve your goals and foster stronger and more trusting relationships with others. As a reliable and responsible person in the workplace,… Read more »

Sick of Making Minimum Wage? Try a Career as a Welder

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If you’re interested in creating, cutting and repairing things, you should seriously consider starting a career as a welder. As new construction and transportation projects continue to come up, there is a shortage of welders. However, despite the high demand, employers are struggling to find skilled applicants for their requirement. While a career in welding… Read more »

5 Must-Know Interview Questions You Must be Prepared to Answer

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Job interviews often prove to be nerve-wracking even in the friendliest and most non-confrontational settings. After all, the last thing you want is to start panicking while trying to showcase your best skills to the interviewer. However, the good news is that familiarizing yourself with must-know interview questions helps show hiring managers that you’re the… Read more »

Find a New Job in the New Year!

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The new year is a good time to revitalize your job search and kickstart an exciting career in IT. Whether you’re looking for your first job, changing to a new one or looking to re-enter the workforce, job hunting is rarely an easy task. What’s more, it’s often overwhelming to navigate the job search process… Read more »