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Ten Ways To Make Yourself More Marketable -- For Free

Dear Liz,<p>I’m going to start job hunting later this spring. My current job is okay but there’s no potential for growth in this company.<p>I want to use my last few months on the job to my best advantage. Have any advice for me?<p>Thanks!<p>Yours,<p>Anthony<p>Dear Anthony,<p>A few months is a long time, if you use the …

10 Traits of a Great Manager, According to Google's Internal Research

20 years ago, you probably would’ve laughed if someone said your life would one day be irrevocably changed by a company called Google. What’s a …

5 Templates That'll Make Writing the Perfect LinkedIn Summary a Breeze

How many times have you started reading someone’s LinkedIn summary and found yourself totally bored two sentences in? The whole thing is only a …

The Best OOO Message to Use if You Work With (Needy) Clients

If you work with clients, you know that taking time off—whether for vacation, for being sick, or even to travel for work—can get tricky. Throw in a …

How To Answer Behavioural Interview Questions

<b>Behavioural job interview questions</b> are based on the premise that past behaviour is the best predictor of future behaviour – and that’s why they are …

14 Questions Job Candidates Should Ask to Impress Interviewers in 2017

Ever wonder what kinds of questions you should ask hiring managers in 2017 interviews? Here are some that'll make their ears perk up and listen.

The Pomodoro Technique® - proudly developed by Francesco Cirillo | Cirillo Consulting GmbH

EASY for anyone to use!<p>Improves productivity IMMEDIATELY!<p>FUN to do!<p>Its simplicity is deceptive... It eased my anxiety over the passing of time and …

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The Most Vital Tool for Job Search Today (Hint: It's Not Your Resume)

Most people assume their resume is the secret to getting hired.<p>If I had a dollar for every time a job seeker has said to me, <i>"I'm not getting any calls for interviews, I think it's my resume."</i> I'd be rich. Sadly, job seekers today don't realize (yet) the resume is no longer the most important tool …

Employment

How to Write Resume Bullets That’ll Make the Hiring Manager Pay Attention

Not to be a downer, but most job postings receive an average of 250 applications per role. This might seem like a depressing number, but it’s …

How to Quantify Your Resume Bullets (When You Don't Work With Numbers)

You’ve likely heard the advice to add numbers to your resume bullets. It helps recruiters really picture the impact you’ve made in your position, and …

Resume Revamp: How to Turn Your Duties Into Accomplishments

You often hear that your resume should list your accomplishments, not your job duties.<p>And it’s true—accomplishment statements are the best way to …

185 Powerful Verbs That Will Make Your Resume Awesome

<i>Led…</i><p><i>Handled…</i><p><i>Managed…</i><p><i>Responsible for</i>…<p>Most resume bullet points start with the same words. Frankly, the same tired old words hiring managers have heard …

5 Canned Email Response Templates That'll Save You All the Time

I’m obsessed with being as productive as humanly possible, whether that’s setting better deadlines or finding the most effective way to schedule my …

The Busy Introvert's Fall Reading List: 9 Articles You're Going to Love

Maybe you’ve known for a long time that you’re an introvert. Or, maybe you took a personality test and just learned this fact.<p>Either way we’re here …

15 Things To Start A Better Life With

It is obvious that to change your life, you need to do something. However, many people simply don't know where to start. Here are 15 tips on how to …

5 Tips for Finding Your Calling.

<i>“The place God calls you to is the place where your deep gladness and the world’s deep hunger meet.” ~ Frederick Buechner</i><p>Last Sunday, I listened to a …

The 3-Step Plan That'll Significantly Up Your Chances of Getting a Promotion

Do you know someone who has run a marathon? Did you notice how he or she trained? Marathoners are very systematic in their training. They log their …

How To Answer The Five Dumbest Job Interview Questions

This story lays out five old-school, insulting job interview questions that have no business on any 21st-century interviewer’s agenda or lips.<p>Some people haven’t gotten the memo that the traditional, power-inequality-driven interview questions are embarrassing throwbacks. They brand an employer as …

Career Development

30 Websites That Will Make You Unbelievably Smarter

Discover a wealth of websites where you can expand your mind and grow your business.<p>Most of us spend some amount of time--sometimes a lot!--online. Instead of chasing after provocative headlines and weird old tricks, why not spend time on sites that will make you smarter in life, shrewder in …

Learning

6 Books That Unleash Real-Life Superpowers

Six books that will make you smarter, faster, and more effective than anyone else you know.<p>Some of the most successful people I've met have possessed certain talents and abilities so out of the ordinary that they seem almost superhuman.<p>For example, I had a boss who was a human lie detector. We'd go …

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The Science of Stress and How Our Emotions Affect Our Susceptibility to Burnout and Disease

How your memories impact your immune system, why moving is one of the most stressful life-events, and what your parents have to do with your predisposition to PTSD.<p>I had lived thirty good years before enduring my first food poisoning — odds quite fortunate in the grand scheme of things, but …

10 Things You Must Give Up To Move Forward

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MICHELLE LEWIN Workout: Best Bootyblaster Ever

Introducing: The Email Template That'll Get You a Meeting With Anyone You Ask

I’ve had the best time reading my email lately. Trust me, I know that’s a pretty rare thing to say—it’s just that I’ve been asking tons of awesome …

The Likely Cause of Addiction Has Been Discovered, and It Is Not What You Think

It is now one hundred years since drugs were first banned -- and all through this long century of waging war on drugs, we have been told a story about addiction by our teachers and by our governments. This story is so deeply ingrained in our minds that we take it for granted. It seems obvious. It …

The Perfect Cover Letter Template to Show Off Your Skills

When it comes to applying for a job, you want to provide a highlight reel of your career path and show why your background and experiences make you …

10 Buddha Quotes To Make You More At Peace With Yourself

It doesn’t matter what religion you practice, what your background is or where you stand in life.<p>Buddha created and inspired generations of people to …

Spirituality