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Whether you’re the intern or the boss, learn how to be polite at work with basic office manners.
Is your job making you sick? According to a recently published analysis of nearly 80 studies, workplace stress can lead to physical symptoms—from gastrointestinal issues to sleep problems and more. To stay physically and emotionally … Read More
One look at this Forbes list of billionaires who never graduated from high school will make you wonder: If you want to be rich, should you ditch?
Several high-profile cases of late have thrust bullying among youth into the national spotlight. Yet, unfortunately, bullying doesn’t always stop with the end of childhood. Workplace bullying is a form of harassment that may encompass … Read More
For college graduates who fear they may be trading their diplomas for Starbucks aprons, there’s good news and bad: Employers have hired 19 percent more graduates in 2011 than they did in 2010—when just 56 percent had locked down a job … Read More
“If you had to identify, in one word, the reason the human race has not achieved, and never will achieve, its full potential, that word would be meetings.”
Thus spake humorist Dave Barry, and many of us would agree. But it doesn… Read More
Please Fire Me, by Jill Morris and Adam Chromy (Citadel Press, $14.95), collects dozens of hilarious vents from anonymous clock punchers forced to put up with various forms of crazy nine-to-five. Here are a few of our favorites:
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In the last few years, executive resume writer Mary Elizabeth Bradford has noticed more of her clients seeking a career switch, even after having built successful careers in another field.
Nowadays, mid-level career changers — such … Read More
How you handle working with your spouse can determine whether it’s a wonderful way to make your marriage stronger or a fast track to divorce.
Landing a new job can have as much to do with your state of mind as your resume. Use these techniques to ace your next interview.
Having a pal at work will increase workplace happiness. Find out how.
Job seekers should consider a new mantra: “Give back, and you shall receive.” Including volunteer experience on your resume could help you land a job, according to a new survey.
Some 41% of nearly 2,000 professionals said that when … Read More
Speaking in front of people can be a rewarding and engaging experience, but it can also be terrifying. Public speaking doesn’t have to be traumatic, however, if you remember a few simple steps. Keep these tips in the back of your mind… Read More