What Shift Would Work Best for My Lifestyle?

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Do you work in an industry that gives you a choice over what shift you’d like to work? Typically, there is day shift (9:00 to 5:00 or some variation thereof), second shift (usually 3:00 p.m. to midnight or so), and overnight. A normal 9 to 5 and shift work both have their pros and cons… Read more »

3 Ways to Get a Job When You Don’t Have Prior Experience

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It can seem almost impossible to land a job in a field when you don’t have any prior experience in it. And although it is difficult, it’s not as hard as you might think. Plenty of people do it every day, and you can be one of them. Take a look at our three tips… Read more »

How to Decide on a Job When You Feel Like You Have So Many Options

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It might seem like a good problem to have — deciding on a job when you feel that you have a lot of options to choose from. But the truth is that it can be very overwhelming. When you have too many paths to consider, you’ll probably stagnate and end up spinning your wheels. And… Read more »

5 Transferable Skills You Have Now That You’ve Worked From Home

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Have you been working from home thanks to the pandemic? One of the nice things about working remotely is that it actually gives you some new skills, or at least lets you brush up on some that were already there but were seldom used. And whether you’re going back to work on-site very soon or… Read more »

How to Land a Job in a Competitive Market

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Landing a job is hard enough in and of itself. It’s even more difficult when you’re searching in a competitive market. So, what can you do to rise above the competition and secure the interviews — and hopefully, the jobs — that you really want? Here are five tips: Make your resume stand out. Whether… Read more »

Create Healthy Habits That Will Help Your Career

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When you hear the word “habits,” bad things can sometimes come to mind. Biting your nails or eating junk food, for example. But the truth is that habits can be good things, too, and they can even help your career. Here are a few examples of good habits to have that can help you professionally:… Read more »

How to Prevent Back Pain on the Job

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Plenty of things can lead to back pain on the job. Repeating certain movements like twisting, sitting in one position for too long, lifting something heavy without the proper form… the possibilities go on. Obviously, you’ll want to do everything you can to stay healthy and avoid pain. Here are some easy suggestions: Pay attention… Read more »

Red Flags That You’re Burned Out, and What to Do About It

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Job-based burnout is a real phenomenon, and it has very real effects. It happens when an individual experiences a prolonged and heightened response to work stress—that stress can drain you very quickly. But how do you know if you’re entering a burnout phase, and what can you do about it? Here are five red flags… Read more »

Benefits of Working a Second Shift Job

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First-shifters take on the nine-to-five hours. Third shifters handle overnight work. But what about second-shift workers? Second shift usually runs from 3:00 or 4:00 p.m. until 11:00 p.m. or 12:00 midnight. And you’ll be surprised to learn that there are plenty of benefits to working this shift, both professionally and personally. Let’s take a closer… Read more »

Re-Regulating Your Body Post-Night Shift: 5 Wellness Tips

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Do you work a job that requires you to alternate between night shifts and day shifts? This kind of schedule is hard on the body, and it’s important that you take care of yourself. Re-regulating yourself properly after your night shift ends is very important for your overall health and safety. Here are five wellness… Read more »