Monthly Archives: April 2011

How do you revamp a sluggish career?

Do you feel stuck in your current position? Would like a new challenge but know how difficult the job market is? What have you done to try and put a spark back into your step at work? Please share your … Continue reading

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Top 5 Recession-Proof Industries

Even though experts are hollering about the impending end of the recession, it would be wise to keep these five industries in mind for the next time the economy goes down the drain(of course we hope that doesn’t happen again). … Continue reading

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Getting fired for a Facebook status?

Make sure you ask your employer about their Social Media policy. We found a great blog article that gives us 12 real examples of people being fired because of their Facebook status’. Has this happened to you or someone you … Continue reading

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Dealing with new co-workers?

Have you started a new job or assignment and felt the pressure of getting acclimated quickly? There are so many factors involved…the actual work, a new boss or manager and new co-workers. Wouldn’t it be helpful if there was a … Continue reading

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Green Job Opportunities

There has been a lot of discussion about green jobs or what is referred to by some as green collar jobs. The government passed the Green Jobs Act in 2007 which authorized $125 million a year to create training programs. … Continue reading

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Wearing Locs in the Workplace

Wearing locs is not only for the artsy crowd. Wearing locs is not just done for fashion, it is a lifestyle choice and people put a lot of thought into locing their hair before starting the process. More and more, … Continue reading

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Is there someone at work that follows the boss around like a little puppy?

Most work environments have one…it’s the boss’ pet. They follow the boss around, just hangs on every word to come from the manager’s mouth, is often the office “spy”. It’s almost sickening to watch! Do you have one of these … Continue reading

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