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Career Rut? 4 Steps for Being Satisfied with Your Work Life

If you find yourself in a career rut, there are some positive changes that you can make that will give you a more positive outlook in your job. Being happier in your career will help you feel more fulfilled and might even make you more productive. Here are four steps you can take to become more satisfied with your work life. ...




5 Careers With Great Employment Outlook for Women

The economy is starting to recover and job opportunities for recent college graduates are much better than the last decade. Certainly, this is true for women college graduates too. However, some professions offer the female college graduate more long-term benefits and career advancement. ...




Loony for Literature? 3 Writing Careers You Should Consider

There’s more to writing than college essays and the “Great American Novel.” The skills you develop from regular penning apply to many fields, but when you want to work in your wheelhouse, you still have several awesome options. The three below are some of the best, and you’ll immediately use your fine-tuned writing skills. ...




Careers to Give You a Head Start After College

The cost of a college education today increases the need for graduates to get a head start on their careers after finishing. Some fields require education beyond a simple bachelor's degree. Others require a shorter-term certificate or associates degree. ...




3 Feasible Career Options That Are Straight From Your Childhood

When considering career options, individuals generally spend a great deal of time and research exploring the requirements, salaries and benefits of a particular position. The search can be a long and exhausting task, but some of the most satisfying career paths may be right under your nose. ...




Create A New Path to A Successful Career

Career planning is a concern that may be of paramount importance to both students and established professionals alike. Key concerns, such as choosing to pursue a career within the right industry, making an effort to network and build a more robust list of personal and professional contacts as well as seeking out the skills and qualifications that employers are more likely to value can go a long way towards ensuring long-term success. ...




Charitable Mind? How to Start a Successful Non-Profit

Running a nonprofit organization is a wonderful way to make a positive impact on the world around you. Many people feel frustrated by events and situations that are seemingly beyond their control, and it can feel empowering to finally step up and take action in different ways. ...




Six Jobs That Can Take You Overseas

For recent college graduates with a sense of adventure and a desire to see more of the world, a standard office job just doesn't fit the bill. For ambitious young professionals who want to see and do more, these six jobs offer a chance to start a long and successful career without giving up on your dreams. ...




Been Demoted at Work? What You Can Do to Boost Your Career

You may feel as though you work hard in your position on a consistent basis, so it can be stressful and even heartbreaking when you learn that you are being demoted. In many cases, a demotion comes with a decrease in compensation and benefits, and this can create unexpected financial stress for you to contend with. ...




Becoming a Tradesman: 4 Essential Skills to Excel in the Field

Tradesman come in all shapes and sizes and from all walks of life. Hard trades include electrical work, welders, auto mechanics, builders, and more. It doesn't matter which trade one specializes in. Customers are always looking for some key traits to be found in their hired tradesmen, in all areas of hiring. ...