Learn about 15 great career choices for people who consider themselves introverts It’s not that you don’t like people, per se. It’s just that you’ve never…
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Unless you can invent a time-traveling machine or become Jennifer Garner’s character in “13 Going on 30,” you may never get a second chance to go back in time and re-do or undo parts of your life you wish you could change. Fortunately for you, we asked real-life seasoned professionals to spill secrets and offer up advice they would give to their younger job-seeking selves.
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Ever known someone who worked at the same job for years, but complained about it daily? Have you accepted an unfulfilling job because you think work is work and it doesn’t need to be enjoyable? The fact is many people are stuck in lousy jobs and have either grown complacent, don’t know that there are better options out there, or just aren’t sure what the warning signs are. Continue reading 5 Signs You Need a New Job
Matt Tarpey, CareerBuilder writer
Criticism can be difficult to take, even for the most confident worker. However, feedback is absolutely essential if you want to get better at your job and be considered for potential advancement.
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A part-time position can be a great opportunity to gain skills and experience while offering the flexibility to tend to other responsibilities, but what happens when those responsibilities shift and you’re ready to go full time?
For many of us, the start of a new year means the chance to start over and the promise that anything is possible. “What will 2016 bring?” we wonder. Will this be the year I finally meet the person of my dreams? Win the lottery? Sell my million-dollar idea on “Shark Tank”? If you’re hoping for a fresh start career-wise this year, consider the following resolutions for a healthier, happier work year. Continue reading 5 Career-boosting New Year’s Resolutions to Make in 2016
Christmas time is a season of giving, but when it comes to holiday bonuses, not all employers are in a giving mood this year. According to a new CareerBuilder.ca survey, 47 per cent of firms are not providing their staff with Christmas bonuses. Continue reading Tips for Surviving Your Office Holiday Party
As the world becomes more interconnected, separating one’s professional and personal lives is harder than ever. While many people still aspire to “leave their jobs at work,” not everyone is successful. Some jobs explicitly demand around-the-clock availability, and others come to a full stop when the workday ends. Continue reading Leaving Your Work at Work
Whether you hate your pay, commute, boss or just everything about it, you’re desperate for a new job. With strong hiring forecasted and growing worker…