Link Roundup: Making Your Job Search Worthwhile

Link Roundup: Making Your Job Search Worthwhile

General Job Search Advice, Link Roundups, Resources for Job Seekers
The job search can be frustrating when you’re sending out waves of applications, but hearing back from a few to none. The job search is a lengthy task in itself, but following up with companies who don’t follow up with you may be to your advantage. This shows them that you’re passionate and driven when it comes to joining their team and also refreshes their mind when it comes to choosing candidates. Find out more about how you can make your job search worthwhile by checking out the links below! (more…)
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How to Communicate Under Stress

How to Communicate Under Stress

How to Survive the '9-5'
Effective communication under stress is a critical leadership component. Communicating under stress is a skill that everyone should have, regardless of their status in a company. Being able to think clearly, maintain composure, and make the right decision is key. If you allow stress to get the best of you, you may say something you didn’t mean to say or even upset those interacting with you. Find out the best tips to effectively communicate under stress by reading on! Take a Minute and Assess the Situation Before saying something you may not mean, take a minute to breathe. In the height of emotion, our communication skills may be a bit rocky. It’s best to wait and cool off. If someone is there seeking an immediate response, it’s ok to let…
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5 Office Stretches You Can Do at Your Desk

5 Office Stretches You Can Do at Your Desk

How to Survive the '9-5'
Stretch breaks are important for people whose jobs require them to sit at a desk for hours on end! Hunching over a computer screen can result in back, neck, shoulder, and even leg pain. Taking a few minutes out of your day to do some stretches at your desk (while not even having to leave your chair!) can relieve stress, make you feel better, and increase your motivation. Check out a few of our favorites! (more…)
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10 Causes of Stress at Work (And How to Address Them)

10 Causes of Stress at Work (And How to Address Them)

How to Survive the '9-5'
Today is National Stress Awareness day, so in today's blog we'll be highlighting some of the top stressors at work. In addition to identifying these causes of work stress, we'll also explain how you can address them. While positive stress can be a motivating force, these causes of stress damage work quality and work ethic. They're in no specific order, but all can be detrimental to a professional career. (more…)
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Link Roundup 5/5/17: The April Jobs Report

Link Roundup 5/5/17: The April Jobs Report

Link Roundups
We're back once again with the best links regarding job search and career advice from across the web! This week brings a wealth of information on the current state of the job market with the release of the April jobs report. The links shared below also have some interesting insights into how the political climate is affecting work, as well as valuable job search methodologies. (more…)
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