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Why You Should Stop Emailing – and Write a Letter Instead

By | 1 Comment | August 18, 2014

When most people are typing emails or sending evites, pick up a pen and paper to write something people will actually remember. Read »

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Work-Life Balance is a Myth — Here’s What You Need Instead

By | 5 Comments | August 15, 2014

If you struggle to find balance between work and life, stop. You don’t need it. Here’s what you should do instead. Read »

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Could Doodling Make You More Productive?

By | No Comments | August 14, 2014

Do all of your napkins and notebooks have doodles on them? If so, be proud: new research shows that doodling might actually help you focus. Read »

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Why Declining a Job Offer Could Be the Best Decision You Ever Make

By | 2 Comments | August 14, 2014

When you’re desperate to switch jobs, you might be ready to jump at any offer. Here’s why you should hold out for something better. Read »

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MPA vs. MBA: How to Choose the Right Master’s Degree

By | No Comments | August 13, 2014

Can’t decide whether you should get an MPA or MBA? Before you make your final decision — and drop the cash — consider these factors first. Read »

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5 Underestimated Mistakes That Will Seriously Hold You Back at Work

By | No Comments | August 13, 2014

Afraid to brush up on the basics? That could be the one thing setting you up for failure on the job. Read »

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7 Innovative Ways Recruiters are Attracting Top Talent

By | 2 Comments | August 12, 2014

Gone are the days of stiff cover letters and awkward interviews. If you want to be at the top of your recruiting game, try these seven new techniques. Read »

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This One Change Will Make You Far More Productive at Work

By | 4 Comments | August 11, 2014

Does the workday pass by in a blur of distraction and lack of productivity? Try practicing mindfulness. Here’s how to start. Read »

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How to Set Smarter, More Meaningful Goals for Your Career

By | 1 Comment | August 11, 2014

Working hard, but still feel like you’re not getting anywhere? Your goal setting is to blame. Here’s how to create better goals — and be happy. Read »

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Unhappy at Work? 5 Simple Ways to Change Your Company Culture

By | 3 Comments | August 8, 2014

If you dread going to work every day, you may have a company culture problem. But you’re more powerful than you think. Here’s how to create change — even if you’re not in charge. Read »

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This New UK Law for Employees Might Make You Wish You Lived There

By | No Comments | August 7, 2014

A new law in the UK allows anyone to apply for a flexible work schedule. Though it sounds like a dream come true, it could backfire. Read »

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Productivity Hacks for Your Job Search: Search Smarter, Not Harder

By | No Comments | August 7, 2014

When you have job leads out your ears and your inbox becomes harder to manage, streamline your job search with this simple mantra. Read »

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3 Steal-Worthy Secrets of Amazing Self-Starters

By | 1 Comment | August 6, 2014

It’s not easy to simultaneously make things happen both for your boss and for your own career. Learn how to tackle your workday to be more efficient and productive. Read »

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5 Simple Ways to Get Noticed at Work

By | 2 Comments | August 6, 2014

Want to stand out — in a good way — at work? Here are a few easy ways to improve your performance. Read »