Should You Work for Friends and Family?

Managers and business owners are often advised against hiring friends and family. If the employee doesn’t work out, a relationship can be forever ruined. It also can be awkward for other employees, because it’s difficult to be completely impartial when you have such a close relationship with one employee. And while working for friends and Read More …

Crying at Work: Prevention and Coping Tips

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Overcoming Academic and Career Fears

Mohammadali F. via Compfight Everyone experiences anxiety and fear to some degree, but some individuals allow overwhelming fear and intimidation to prevent them from pursuing their dreams and achieving important goals. A fear of failure  and  lack of confidence are often the root causes of this crippling anxiety, leaving those individuals affected to seek out Read More …

Getting Back Into the Workforce

anicaps le forum via Compfight Illness, continuing education, travel and raising a family are all common reasons one might need to leave the workforce for an extended period of time. With rapidly changing technology and a highly competitive job market, the challenge of restarting one’s career proves harder than ever. Fortunately, there are a few Read More …

You Don’t Have to Settle: Finding the Right Job

Taking any job you can get may seem like the only option when the job market is bleak. But you shouldn’t resign yourself to suffering through a miserable work experience. The wrong job can have damaging effects on your quality of life and your career future, so it pays to be choosy. Before You Apply Read More …

Tips for Starting Your Job Search

If you’re a college senior, now is the time to begin your job search (if you haven’t already). Job hunting is frustrating for anyone, but it can be especially difficult while dealing with the stress of school and preparing for graduation. Some tips to help you get started: Get Your Resume in Order A strong Read More …