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9 Expert Tips for Landing Your Dream Job

We all grow up with dreams of what we want to be someday, but landing that dream job isn't easy. Applying to jobs and going on interviews can be time-consuming and stressful. Plus, the companies you have your eye on may not even be hiring in the first place — or the right job for you might not even exist yet. ...




5 Benefits Of Creating An Online Portfolio

Online portfolios aren’t just for certain fields or industries anymore. The importance of having a professional online presence is more important than ever, and an online portfolio will certainly increase your visibility and presence. Creating your portfolio website allows you to share and showcase your work easily with the employers you’d like to work for. ...




12 Career Options for Those Interested in Working with Horses

The equine industry is growing tremendously each year and this means that more career opportunities are becoming available to those job seekers that are interested in working with horses. While the jobs that are found in the traditional equine career path are growing, there is an increasing number of trades that were not previously associated with horses that are making their way into the equine sector. ...




A Positive Attitude at Work: 10 Tips for Success

Having a positive attitude at work can help you get a promotion, succeed on projects, meet goals, and just generally enjoy your job more. However, many people struggle with this, especially those who don’t love their jobs. How can you keep a positive attitude, even if you don’t enjoy the work you’re doing? In this article, we’ll go over 10 tips to staying positive at work. ...




How to Get a Job When You Don't Have Much Experience

Job searching without much work experience can be frustrating; employers will tell you that you need more experience, but how are you supposed to get it if no one will hire you? Whether you’re a recent graduate or a stay-at-home parent re-entering the workforce, here are eight tips that will help you combat lack of experience in your job search. ...




Reframe Job Search Uncertainty to Be Successful

Find activities that center you—and do them often. “Make sure you’re building positive activities into your life that take your mind away from your job search and your current job, if you have one,” Robinson suggests, like exercise, hobbies, volunteering or neighborhood involvement. ...




Should You Accept a Job Offer?

You've spent the last few months answering help wanted ads, visiting recruiters, and networking. You've sent out your resumes and gone on a bunch of interviews. And now the moment you've been waiting for is here. It's your turn now. You have some job offers to consider. During those long days pounding the pavement, you didn't think making a decision would be this difficult. ...




5 Great Part-Time Jobs for Retirees - AARP

1. BloggerThe nitty-gritty: Most bloggers are making very little per month. Little wonder. There's lots of competition out there for eyeballs. There are millions of blogs today. Tumblr claims 178.7 million blogs. WordPress.com boasts more than 77 million. ...




5 Things You Should Know Before Making a Midlife Career Change

Transitioning to a new career can be difficult at any age, but making a midlife career change comes with additional challenges. For many reasons, changing your career when you are in your 40s and 50s is much harder than doing it when you are in your 20s or 30s. ...




5 Ways To Create A Powerfully Productive Mind

How often do you feel busy, but feeling as if you’re not actually getting anything done?
 
Days go by and you feel consistently overwhelmed with so many things on your plate, but you don’t actually make any real progress on anything meaningful. ...