How You Can Combat Sleep Deprivation in the Workplace

The combination of a hectic work schedule and a busy personal life can often cause you to compromise your quality of sleep. These helpful tips can provide a solution so you can effectively combat sleep deprivation. Develop a Sleep Schedule It’s often easier said than done, but one of the best ways to get a […]

Putting in Your Two Weeks: Best Practices to Squash the Awkwardness

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No matter how you do it, leaving a job can be awkward. When resigning from a position, you want to do it with tact and follow best practices. Here are some tips for putting in your two-weeks notice and leaving on good terms. Talk to Your Boss One-on-One Most experts agree your boss is the […]

Is It Possible to Be Too Eager for a Job Opportunity?

You just applied to a job and you’re excited! You waited two weeks to follow up on your application, but now what? You want to email them again! But should you? Let’s find out if being too eager could be a bad thing. Respecting a Hiring Manager’s Schedule Following up after submitting an application is […]

Have You Done Your Pre-Interview Research?

When preparing for an interview, don’t just consider about what you’re going to say – think about what you know. Be sure you’re knowledgeable about the company you’re interviewing with. Doing so should put you in the best possible position during an interview. Here are some tips for finding information and streamlining the process. Use […]

4 Ways to Get to Work If You Don’t Have a Ride

Being able to get to and from work is a critical part of holding down a job and staying in your boss’s good graces. But not everyone has the luxury of owning a vehicle. In fact, a recent study found, “An estimated 8.7 percent of U.S. households were without vehicles in 2016.” So, what do […]

Kick These Bad Communication Habits to the Curb!

We communicate almost every second of every day, but are we getting too comfortable in what we do? It’s time to re-evaluate these communications to improve your management skills. Here are some common bad communication habits and how to correct them. Always Using Technology Over Direct Interaction Technology, like email, texting and instant messaging is […]