Whether you’re hunting for a job or planning a career change, it’s important to factor in your personality to find what suits you well. This will help you stick with it, perform better and stay motivated to move up the ladder. When you look for a job based on your character and lifestyle choices, you may be amazed at what you find. Here are five tips for picking a career based on your unique personality:
Contributed by Jessica Pyykkonen
What kind of an eater are you? Do you follow a rigorous adherence to the dietary guidelines recommended by the United States Department of Agriculture, or are you more of a go-with-the-flow type of nosher? Turns out, what you eat may be having a direct impact on how you’re doing at work.
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Managing a successful career can be a challenge, especially if you are a full-time mother. Many working mothers often feel guilty or stressed out because it’s hard to achieve that work-life balance. On the one hand, you want your career to thrive, on the other you want to spend some quality time with the kids and make sure that they are on the right path. The truth is that it all depends on you. This is a challenging, but not an impossible goal to achieve. Here are six rules that will help you balance your career and family life like a boss.
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When you wake up in the morning, what’s the first thing that crosses your mind? Is it something along the lines of “I wish I didn’t have to go to work”? This happens to all of us. Maybe we’re feeling under the weather, or maybe we’re just having a bad day. We won’t always be excited to do our job, and that’s fine. However, if you can’t remember when was the last time you felt happy about going to work and getting things done, that’s an issue. We spend at least the third of our day at work, so it’s important to do something that we actually enjoy. If our job starts feeling like a personal form of hell, there’s no way it won’t reflect on all the other aspects of our lives, making us tired and miserable even when we’re back home. If you’re struggling with this, but feel like a career change is too big of a step, don’t worry. We’re here to help.
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Today all we need is the Internet and we are connected to the rest of the world. That’s one of the things that make this digital era great – the possibility to exchange experiences and opinions. So, there’s no better time than now to start sharing your hobbies and interests, and even make some money out of it… or a lot. As with every business, this one also requires planning and strategizing but this time you’re not only your own boss but your most trustworthy employee. If you’re up for the challenge to turn something you love into a monetary venture and valuable experience, follow these tips.
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Becoming a mom changes your world, but it may not change your need or desire to return to work when your maternity leave is up. Without some planning, your first day back to work could be the first time you and your new baby are apart, which can be difficult for both of you. Thankfully, there are ways to make the transition easier for you both.
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