Looking for a Career Change? Here are 5 Skills You Can Learn Online

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If you’re job hunting or looking for a new line of work, adding to your arsenal of marketable skills can be a huge help. Not only will employers find you more compelling as a candidate, you may discover an interest …

By Amy Bergen - Idealist Careers
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Feeling Distracted By Current Events? How to Stay Focused and Productive at Work

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Between the COVID-19 pandemic and the national unrest of the past couple of months, many people are feeling overwhelmed and distracted by the news cycle.  And with your news feed vying for your attention at all times, it can feel …

By Joeli Katz - Idealist Careers
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I Turned My Internship Into A Full-Time Job Offer—Here’s How You Can Too

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Congrats, you started your internship! But
once you’ve logged that accomplishment, another equally important question
arises: How can you turn your internship into a full-time job offer?

To find out how to make the leap from intern
to fully employed …

By Liam Berry - WayUp
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Applying for Jobs? Don’t Do These 3 Things

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Applying for jobs can be daunting and time-consuming. The tech interview and hiring process often takes weeks (or months!), and there’s no guarantee of success. But you can make life easier on yourself throughout… so long as you avoid these …

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How To Answer “Are You Willing to Relocate?”

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It’s been a long road! You’ve spent time assessing your past careers, what you’ve enjoyed and not enjoyed about your previous jobs. You determined your best career path, and you’ve taken the necessary steps to achieve the training and level of …

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4 Myths About Networking You Have to Stop Believing

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“I hate networking.”

I hear this phrase when working with clients all too frequently, and it’s usually accompanied by the person claiming they’re not good at networking and need to find a way around it, because it’s simply not going …

By The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Poor Training, Lack of Skills Leave Older Workers Behind: Study

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A new study from Docebo suggests professionals across the world want to learn skills to help them at work… but the training just isn’t there.

Baby Boomers are most affected: 40 percent of older pros in the United Kingdom and …

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Work From Home? Here’s How to Keep Work From Taking Over Your Personal Life

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Working from home can be amazing (can you say “zero commute?”). But when your home is also your office, separating your work life and your personal life can be a challenge. And without that separation, it can be easy for …

By The Muse
The Muse
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Practical Advice for Transgender and Nonbinary Folks Navigating the Job Search

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The job search can be stressful for anyone. You have to find a company you like offering a position you’re qualified for (and will hopefully enjoy!), and then you have to submit your application, reach out to your potential references, …

By The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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Tim Cook Didn’t Feel Ready to Lead Apple—Here’s His Advice for Stepping Up to a Challenge

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Tim Cook stands at the helm of one of the largest and most valuable public companies in the world. He’s been the CEO of Apple for nearly eight years, but he didn’t feel ready for the job when he took …

By The Muse
The Muse
Expert advice to answer your career questions.
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