4 Awesome Ways to Start an Office Meeting

4 Awesome Ways to Start an Office Meeting

Education & Training

Whether you love office meetings or not, you’ve got to admit that every meeting needs a little shakeup. Meetings are a crucial part of any organization as they serve as a means to converge, communicate new information and discuss important issues. Yet dragging hours and hours of boardroom discussion about corporate legalese, annual plans, policy ... more

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Before They Were Famous: Hollywood Celebrities and Their Unbelievable Previous Jobs

Break Time Reads

Hollywood celebrities paint a picture of undeniable glitz and glamour but not everyone started that way. Some of today’s richest and most popular celebrities ACTUALLY held jobs that were a far cry from what they do best – performing. While we can’t all have the same good luck as these stars, it’s comforting to know ... more

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What Your Desk Says About You [INFOGRAPHIC]

Break Time Reads

The environment that we create in our work stations really says a lot about how we have and think. Are you a minimalist or a complex thinker? ... more

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Don’t be THAT GUY or THAT GIRL!: Tips on How NOT to be Annoying at Work

Workplace Stories

Pop Quiz! Name which of your officemates you find most annoying? Is your mind drawing a blank? Uh oh, chances are it might be you! Okay, before you start throwing things at us, hear us out first: perhaps some of your little quirks, things you have done unconsciously for years now may be annoying to ... more

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A Step-by-Step Guide to Quitting a Job Without Another One Lined Up

Resignation

“Don’t quit your job until you have another one lined up.” It’s one of the cardinal rules of job hunting and career management—you may have heard your parents, teachers or career counselor say the same thing to you. They’re right for a reason. There’s a lot of uncertainty in today’s job market and securing a ... more

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Retracting Your Resignation Like a Pro

Resignation

Making the decision to resign is definitely one of the hardest things to do. It takes a lot of thinking, planning, and weighing of all the options available. With all the efforts you have put into making the best decision, there will be instances when you’d feel like resigning is not the answer. This is ... more

5 Signs you Need to Take Some Time Off from Work

5 Signs you Need to Take Some Time Off from Work

Work-Life Balance

A hysterical call from an irate customer was all it took to break Kate* down. Tears came running down her face before she even hung up the phone. She quickly jetted off to the ladies room to calm down and fix herself up. The past few days have been particularly unkind to her—work has been ... more

What to Do When You’re Getting Job Interviews but No Job Offers

What to Do When You’re Getting Job Interviews but No Job Offers

Ace Your Interview

It’s always a great feeling to receive invites to job interviews, especially when it comes from companies you’ve wanted to join for a long time. They are hard to come by in today’s tough job market so each invite feels like a small achievement. It’s a sign that somebody recognizes your worth and believes you ... more