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5 Top Industries For Post-Graduate Level Education

Trying to progress in your career often feels like treading water. You’re working really hard but don’t seem to be going anywhere. And, when you ...

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5 Savvy Ways To Execute A Promotion With Power And Grace

Landing a promotion can be a challenging ordeal to go through. That said, just wait until you are in your new position and the fireworks really fly! This can be terrifying and, for a lot of people, overwhelming to the point of debilitating stress. It's important to take a breath and look at the situation logically. After all, you got this promotion because your employer has confidence in your abilities. Don't second guess yourself now. Here are some tips to execute a promotion with power and grace.

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4 Tips To Achieve Work And Personal Life Balance For The Busy Woman

You’re a parent, spouse, friend, daughter, employee or even a business owner. Can you really wear all those hats successfully without succumbing to stress and neglect of important people and matters? There are some amazing women out there who somehow manage to do just that. I would be lying if I said that I was that woman all the time. Yes, I've failed at work and personal life balance and failed miserably. I also learned that hating myself for those times doesn't help. What does help is good old-fashioned knowing the problem, seeking options, and action to change it.

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5 Top Skills Needed For Business Management

In business, some of the most important types of roles are those that require people and systems management. Of course, there are various levels of management with different degrees of power and influence throughout any company. Most companies look for certain attributes in management candidates before placing them in a role. In case you've wondered if you are cut out for a leadership role, here are 5 top skills needed for business management.

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6 Crucial Steps To A Successful Social Media Career

If you’re a social media addict, have you ever considered a job in social media and public relations? In recent years, the business side of social media has boomed. The most viable companies now have a comprehensive and relevant social media presence. This means that social media lovers are employed purely to run the online platforms and increase social standing. Public relations is more intrinsically connected to social media now than it has ever been. They’re always looking for new faces and fresh ideas to keep media relevant. Here are 6 crucial steps to a successful social media career.

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3 Fulfilling Career Shifts For The Midlife Woman

If you've come to a point in your career where you feel restless and unfulfilled, it may be time to make some changes. Trust me, you are not alone. This may even be a little scary for you, especially if you're well into your middle years. However, you don't want to end up regretting your life. Instead, how about seeing what career shifts could make you happy and fit more closely with your dreams. There are so many opportunities out there for women who aren't afraid to work hard and even continue their education later in life. Here are 3 fulfilling career shifts for the midlife woman.

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3 Things To Consider Before Starting A Career As A Chef

Food preparation is something that we will always need. Therefore, a career as a chef is one to consider if you want to enter a wide open job market. Fortunately, there are many ways a chef can earn a living. Typically, you think of restaurants, but there are also private chefs and those who work at other types of organizations and businesses. If you are considering getting into the food industry, here are a few things to consider before starting a career as a chef.

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3 Smart Ways To Maximize Career Potential

Unemployment falls every year and people are sticking with their careers for longer than they were in decades past. With technology and ease of access, there are fewer barriers to landing a great job than ever before. That said, you still have to do the work and put forth the effort to reach your career goals. Here are 3 savvy ways to maximize career potential in most industries.

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3 Things That Hold Women Back From Their Dream Job

It’s Sunday evening, how do you feel? Are you dreading your alarm going off in the morning or are you cool with the fact that you’ve had a couple of days off and a new adventure awaits in the week ahead? It’s perfectly normal to wish the weekends lasted a little longer, but what if you had a job that made Sunday night blues a thing of the past? If you’re dreaming of a new job, what’s stopping you from going for it? I'm betting it's one or more of these 3 things that hold women back from their dream job. That's OK, there's always a way to move forward if you want something badly enough.

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3 Areas Of Your Business You Should Never Merge With Your Personal Life

As a business owner, it can sometimes be quite difficult to keep your personal life and business separated. This can be especially true if you run a tight-knit business from home, rather than from an office. The water can get muddy if you don't pay attention. Here are 3 areas of your business you should never merge with your personal life.

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6 Reasons Women Excel In Sales

Sales jobs are in every sector of business on the planet. This means there are endless opportunities for both men and woman. However, many women don't want to be seen as the “stereotypical” salesmen we all know and abhor! You know the ones I’m talking about, they intimidate, push, and manipulate their potential customers into buying. Being psychological in nature, sales has an open door for both good and bad methods to enter the market. The good news is that more ladies are becoming successful salespeople. Many businesses may rely on this market shift in the future. The primary reason is that consumers are demanding higher quality experiences. Here are 6 reasons women excel in sales.

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5 Ways To Impress A Potential Employer

It’s both nerve-wrenching and exciting to attend an interview, especially when it’s a job you really want. You must find a way to compose these extreme emotions and get across that you are the woman for the job. Easier said than done...right? I understand. I've been on many interviews in the past and have had to calm my nerves in order to bring out my best. Here are my top five ways to impress your potential employer and land that dream job.

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How To Handle An Injury At Work

Getting injured at work can be a tricky. Your course of action depends on how your injury happened. If you company or another person is responsible, you want to make sure that the appropriate steps are taken to ensure you get what you need and that no one else is in danger of the same thing happening to them. Even if what happened was an accident, you’re still entitled to compensation in some form. This guide will help you to handle an injury at work so you can get the compensation you deserve. Here are a few things you need to know about workplace injuries and how to protect your rights.

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