Posts Tagged: Career Tips

Improving Your Management Skills 9/12: Admit Your Mistakes

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Ugh, so you made a mistake at work. It’s embarrassing, frustrating, and humbling. You probably want to sweep it under the rug and hope no one noticed so people don’t think less of you. But if you’re a manager, then chances are someone has noticed. And the truth is that if you own up and… Read more »

Tips for Staying Away From Negativity in the Office

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Work can get tough. It gets stressful and frustrating and monotonous. And no matter what, people complain. And if not controlled, the complaints spread like wildfire. Negativity in the workplace is contagious and it can drag you down, distract you from your real mission and crush your productivity. Here are some tips for staying away… Read more »

The Steps to Become a Software Developer

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It’s not easy to become a software developer, but to work in a field that’s exciting, ever-changing and always in demand, it might be well worth the effort. And with a median salary that was right around $100,000 in 2015, a career as a software developer is definitely worth the efforts. And many companies are… Read more »

When Your Brain Feels Like Mush — The Importance of Taking a Break

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If you occasionally feel yourself daydreaming or having trouble concentrating at work, it’s because your brain needs a break, and recent research showed frequent breaks can give you more energy. Conducted by Baylor University, the research indicated a connection between taking regular breaks and valuable outcomes such as greater job satisfaction, lower levels of emotional… Read more »

Here Is What To Do If You Are Job Searching and Have Been Out of The Workforce for Awhile

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Trying to find a new job when you’re already employed or recently unemployed is hard enough; when you’ve been out of the workforce for longer than a handful of months – it can feel downright impossible. However, it isn’t impossible. You can find that new job to kick-start your career, and you can’t find it… Read more »

How Can a Staffing Company Help In My Job Search?

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Trying to find a job is a full-time job. So why not get a little bit of help with your “second job”? Staffing companies can do some of the heavy lifting for you and increase the chances of you finding a job sooner rather than later. All types of organizations use staffing agencies to enable… Read more »