Category: Career Development

How to Create Your Own Personal Mentorship Program (pt. 1)

Having a mentor to guide you along on your career (or life) is an amazing thing to happen but in many cases you and I won’t have that opportunity for a variety of reasons. However, if you are resourceful and desire to improve your career–building your own mentorship program might do the trick! So what’s

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Build Your Work Experience Through Local Business

Like many job seekers one of the major obstacles to acquiring a good job is lack of experience. It is a harsh reality, yet it’s something you need to consider carefully. If I can’t get hired, how do I get experience? Many of us have been on interviews where the hiring manager will tell us:

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How to Be More Creative in Your Career Development

Although the artist is typically a trained professional he or she must be original and creative in order to be truly successful. Same goes for your career development–you yourself are a trained professional, yet to separate yourself from the pack being creative is essential to building something special. How can you be more creative in

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How to Create Your Own Career ‘Breaks’

Chances are if you are waiting on people or luck to help you along on your career journey you not end up being too successful. There are many people, however that are essential in your career development and that includes even bad managers! Regardless, it is your responsibility to create your own breaks in order

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How to Discover Hidden Career Opportunities

Whether you have a job you like or feel that you are ready for another opportunity you must always be prepared for taking chances that you feel can increase your standard of living, expand your career and help you grow personally. That means always taking a few moments every week to do the little things.

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Why Challenging Yourself is Essential to Your Professional Growth (Pt. 2)

Why challenge yourself? If this is a question you may have had before reading this article then please read on! Each and every day we are challenged by many different things in others lives: whether it be at work or in our personal lives there doesn’t seem a day that goes by where someone or

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