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Look Smarter; Work Faster

Businesses are really pushing efficiency of their work force, doing everything they can to get more out of their employees. More and more of our daily tasks are becoming computer-centric and many people, young professionals inc...
by DeAndra Harrison
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Boosting Your Confidence at Work

All high achievers have two attributes in common. The one you hear about is their self-confidence–the inner sense they can overcome challenges more often than not. What is often forgotten (or ignored) is that most people who ...
by DeAndra Harrison
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Understanding What Fonts to Use on Your Resume

Times, they are a’changin’. Actually, make that Times New Roman. What was once the default font of choice is now seen as lackluster, lazy, and difficult—three words we’re sure you wouldn’t put on your résumé. The fo...
by Socialtik Mag
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How to Compromise at Work

Is comprise a bad word these days? If you’ve paid attention to Washington over the last few weeks, you might think so. In fact, watching the dysfunctional reality show on Capitol Hill is a classic example of what happens when...
by Socialtik Mag
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How to Successfully Ask for a Raise

If it’s been a long time since your last promotion or raise, it might be time for you to speak up and ask for that raise. Here are some approaches you may want to consider when planning how you’ll ask for your raise. The di...
by Socialtik Mag
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How To Interview While Working a Full-time Job

Looking for a job while you currently have one can be tricky, especially depending on the industry and organization that you work in. Discretion is key as you do not want your current employer to get wind of your plans. Besides...
by Genel Ambrose
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Small Businesses: Essential to Economic Growth

Small businesses are essential to city and economic growth. They are unmistakably the backbone of our communities.
by Joshlyn Ross
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Let’s Chat With a Young PR Rockstar From HGTV

It’ was a busy week and a lot has been going on in the public relations industry, but Jade Williams, Publicist at HGTV, found time to allow me to pick her brain.
by DeAndra Harrison
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Using your Sick Days Wisely

We all get sick, but some people are afraid to use their sick days while others pride themselves for being dedicated workers and not having to use them at all. Because some of us get sick of work more often than our health fail...
by Genel Ambrose
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