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How to Be Authentic in an Interview

The most important thing in an interview is simple: Be yourself. One of the most common questions I am asked by candidates who are seeking interview coaching is about how they can show their true self in what seems like an unnatural setting -- the job interview. ...




The Difference Between Goals, Objectives and Outcomes

During this year’s Association for Talent Development (ATD) International Conference and Expo, I had the opportunity to attend a pre-conference workshop on improving human performance. One of the big takeaways from the workshop was the difference between goals, objectives, and outcomes. ...




Pregnancy Discrimination Is Rampant Inside America’s Biggest Companies

Many pregnant women have been systematically sidelined in the workplace. They’re passed over for promotions and raises. They’re fired when they complain.
 
American companies have spent years trying to become more welcoming to women. ...




Fresh out of College? 5 Ways to Find Your Dream Job

When graduating from college, students feel a sense of pride but also concern. In a competitive job market, just having a diploma isn’t enough. You need to have desirable skills and not be afraid to market yourself. Here are five ways to find your dream job after college. ...




What Every Rookie Trucker Should Know Before Their First Day on the Job

To be a successful truck driver, you have to be able to manage stress. It can be difficult to drive safely after spending several hours behind the wheel or while spending several days away from friends and family members. Ideally, a new trucker will lean on older drivers to gain the wisdom necessary to do the job well. ...




6 Skills You Need To Propel Your Career To The Next Level

For ambitious workers and driven professionals, finding ways to ensure greater career success is never an issue that should be left to chance. Whether it's setting the right long-term goals and knowing how to better identify and capitalize on any opportunities that present themselves or having the patience and flexibility needed to better adapt to changing circumstances, there are a variety of ways that professionals can kick their career into overdrive. ...




5 Most Dangerous Industries to Work In

To most people, a job is the way they generate money to pay the bills and buy food. But for some, a job is a life or death struggle to do the things that must be done but no one else will do. These are the jobs where you are most likely to get an injury or worse on the job. ...




4 Things You Need To Know About Becoming A Lawyer

If you want to be a lawyer, you'll need to implement a variety of procedures before you get your first case in court. To simplify the various steps along the way, you must consider four things.
 
Education Requirements
 
A bachelor's degree is a key requirement for getting into law school. ...




10 Industries Where Momtrepreneurs Are Making Bank

Many moms are looking for ways to supplement their income. Today, there are more and more options for momtrepreneurs looking to make some serious bank without having to compromise their lifestyle. Below are 10 industries where momtrepreneurs are flocking to supplement their income. ...




Five College Majors Designed to Break the Glass Ceiling

More people are pursuing college degrees today than ever before. Investing in a college education pays off in the long-term for most people because for many careers—though not all of them—a bachelor's degree is a minimum requirement even to be considered. ...