4 Tips For Getting the Right Kind of Feedback at a New Job

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At one point in time, everyone has been “new on the job.” And regardless of whether you’re just entering the workforce or an experienced industry pro, it’s important that you have a strong showing professionally in the first weeks and months working for your new employer. Even though you may know that you’re trying your… Read more »

How to Successfully Get a Job When You Don’t Have a Resume

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On the surface, it may seem like getting a job begins and ends with a good resume.  Thankfully, however, that isn’t always the case. In fact, there are several job opportunities just waiting to be had, if you arm yourself with the right information and use the tools at your disposal effectively. So how do… Read more »

Ready to Boost Your Career? Try These 3 Personal Development Strategies

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Most of us strive to improve ourselves over time. There’s a significant self-improvement market out there to confirm that we’re constantly looking for ways to improve our health, relationships, self-esteem, earning potential, among countless other attributes. It’s human nature to want to live the best possible life, which means working towards being the best possible… Read more »

5 Interview Questions You Will Hear in Your Warehouse Job Interview

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Warehouse workers carry a tremendous amount of responsibility. Not only are they responsible for all the operational procedures that take place in the warehouse, they must also be committed to maintaining a safe work environment. This means that they must be dedicated, focused, in good health, be team players and have exceptional organizational capabilities. If… 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 »

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 »

How to Manage an Unmanageable Employee

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While difficult employees often create misunderstandings, disrupt day-to-day work and affect team morale, it’s not always possible to fire them immediately. Whether it’s an employee who can’t get along with others, doesn’t respond well to authority or someone who displays insubordination, every manager inevitably deals with at least one difficult employee. Not only are bad… 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 »

How to Survive the Office Holiday Party

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As 2018 draws to a close, most companies are gearing up to organize their annual holiday parties. However, while some people find it fun to associate outside of work, many others consider it as nothing less than an ordeal. Sometimes, office holiday parties are notorious for overindulgence and embarrassing behavior. That’s not all. While office… Read more »