Will My Company Look at My Social Media?

Your job is your job, and your free time is your free time. So, what you post on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram won’t impact your professional life. Or will it? It may be time to ask yourself, “Will my company look at my social media?” Is It Legal for My Company to Look at My… Read More »

Have You Been Job Searching for Months? Here Are Some Tips!

Millions of Americans lost their jobs during the Coronavirus pandemic. And according to a Pew Research Center report, half of those individuals were still unemployed as of September 2020. Are you one of those people who has been job searching for months? Use these tips to push through. Tips for Finishing an Extended Job Hunt… Read More »

Setting Professional Goals for 2021

The new year is right around the corner. So, have thought about your career resolutions? It’s time to start setting professional goals for 2021.  Why Setting Professional Goals Is Important  You Need to Overcome 2020’s Setbacks  Many people experienced career setbacks in 2020. You may have taken a pay cut, missed out on a promotion or even lost your job. Rather than simply feeling sad and frustrated, create a plan to get back on… Read More »

Is January the Best Time of Year to Find a New Job?

Maybe you were laid off in 2020? Maybe you’d like to advance your career in 2021? Or maybe you’re simply looking for something new? Whatever your reasons, you are ready to job hunt. So, is January the best time of year to find a new job? Here’s what you need to know.  Why January IS the Best Time of Year to Find a New… Read More »

Create an Unbeatable Morning Routine

Getting off on the right foot can be the key to launching a productive day. Even if you struggle with unusually hectic mornings, change is possible. Use these seven tips to create an unbeatable morning routine.     Decide What You Want to Accomplish Chances are, you’re reading this article BECAUSE you want your mornings to be better. So, start by asking yourself what exactly you want to accomplish. Better health? A… Read More »

Ditch the “Fake It Until You Make It” Attitude

At some point in your life, you probably didn’t know how to do something. So, maybe you just pretended everything was fine… until it wasn’t. Are you looking for a better solution? Ditch the “fake it until you make it” attitude and try these strategies instead.  Admit You Don’t Know It All Especially in the workplace setting, many people feel pressured… Read More »

Feeling Overwhelmed by Your Job Search?

If you lost your job during the COVID-19 crisis, you might feel overwhelmed. After all, how are you supposed to find a new position with unemployment rates spiking into the double digits. Take a deep breath. You can do this! Use these tips to launch a successful job search and get back to work.  Complete One Task Every Day… Read More »

Get Out and Go for a Walk at Lunch

It’s midday. You’re hungry and tired. Should you grab something to eat and crash in the break room? Or should you try to fit in some exercise? Explore that second option and get out and go for a walk at lunch!  The Benefits of Walking at Lunch Log Your Exercise  According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), adults should get at least… Read More »

How to Begin Job Hunting After COVID-19 Unemployment

Did you lose your job during the Coronavirus pandemic? You are not alone. Millions of people filed for unemployment throughout the spring of 2020. If you’re ready to look for work again, here’s how to begin job hunting after COVID-19 unemployment.  Start Immediately There may not be many positions available now, but don’t use this as an excuse to delay your search. You are wasting valuable time. Instead,… Read More »

Do You Hate Your Job Or Hate Working?

You’ve decided you’re unhappy at work. But… do you hate your job or hate working? Before you start looking for something else, you need to figure out what’s wrong.  Signs You Hate Your Job  You dread going to work  You worry about your job during your free time  You repeatedly catch yourself complaining about work  You’ve distanced yourself from your co-workers  You feel frustrated because you wish you liked your job  You’re noticed symptoms of stress such… Read More »