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Answering "Why Should We Hire You?"

One of the most difficult questions to answer during an interview is the "Why should we hire you?" question. You want to make sure you answer it in a way that puts you in a good position to get up get hired. You may wonder what the employer really wants to know. Here are a few ideas...

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Great Job Options for Those who Enjoy Working Outdoors

You don't need to work at a desk eight hours a day or longer in order to earn a good salary. There are plenty of outdoor jobs that allow you to stretch your legs, get plenty of exercise and still earn a good living.

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How to Handle Work Conflict

Work conflict is something that will occur no matter where you work. The severity of it will depend on your work environment. The following are just a few tips for dealing with the conflict when it arises.

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Why You Shouldn't Become Friends With Your Boss

You've finally found a job you love, and a boss you like. It's great to feel like you have an ally at work; someone who appreciates your work, and with whom you can have a good laugh at the office water cooler. Just don't make the mistake of taking your boss friendship outside the office. Here's why.

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6 Tips For Overcoming Pre-Interview Jitters

Nerves before an interview can derail your best intentions and even cost you the job. The following are six of the top ways to overcome pre-interview jitters so that you can give your very best performance.

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What Jobs Let You Off for the Holidays?

When you go about finding a new job, there are many factors to take into consideration. For starters, you will want to consider how much you are going to make as well as the types of benefits provided. For example, you may find that it is perfectly reasonable to take a lower-paying job as long as health insurance is provided rather than taking a position that pays more but doesn't provide benefits.

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Using Your Skills as a Mother to be a Better Employee

A lot of people fail to realize that the skills they have as a parent can be used in the workplace to be a better employee. For all of you mothers out there who are wanting to use your motherly skills in your place of employment, here is a quick look at a few ways to accomplish this goal.

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Tips for Working for a Family-Owned Company

There are two types of employees when working for a family-owned company. You either are a member of the family or you aren't. Either way, though, there are certain things to expect. Let's take a quick look at a few tips you can follow to help you build a successful career when working for a family-owned business.

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Is Job Training Needed for All Medical Jobs?

If you are looking for a job in the medical industry, it is important to understand that extensive training will likely be required. Even medical jobs that don’t involve anything but paperwork usually require a lot of training before you can begin, such as the job of medical coding. Let’s take a quick look at four medical jobs and the training they require.

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2020 Job Market Predictions and Analysis

Knowing what the job market will look like in a few years can help you make wise educational and career choices today. Following is a peek into what experts are saying about the 2020 job market.

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How to Get a STEM Job Without a University Degree

While many STEM jobs require applicants to have a bachelor’s degree, there are plenty that don’t. Following is some advice on how to get a job in a STEM field even if you don’t have the time or resources to study at university for several years.

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4 Major Trends Affecting the Job Market in the Next Decade

Being aware of current trends in the economy, culture and demographics can offer valuable insights into the job market. The following are four big trends that could influence job and career options over the next five to ten years.

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Keeping Your Resume Relevant in a Rapidly Evolving Job Market

The job market is constantly evolving to keep pace with technology that is changing at an even more rapid pace. This means that in order to keep your resume relevant, it is vital to continuously add new skills and experiences into the mix. These are a few things you can do to keep your resume relevant in a job market that is continuously in a state of flux.

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Should You Move To Find Better Job Opportunities?

One of the things that home buyers usually consider when buying a new house is what the economic climate is in the region. Unfortunately, this is a statistic that is highly reliant on factors that the region can’t control, such as factories closing down, the price of commodities like fuel, and even disastrous weather damage. When you find yourself stuck in a place where the jobs have run dry, is it smart to move to find better job opportunities?

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Tips For Becoming A Lyft Driver

Whether as a part-time gig or even a full-time job, Lyft can be a great source of income. You only need a clean background and your own vehicle to get started, which makes it very enticing to many people.

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Three Weekend Off Jobs

Weekend jobs have taken over the workforce over the past few years. However, there is still such a thing as a job that has weekends off. You may desire that type of position for family obligations, religious observance or something else. If you’re looking for such a job, you can complete an application with one of these types of companies:

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Three High-End Work-From-Home Jobs

Work-from-home jobs are awesome jobs because they give the workers the opportunity to earn a living without having to spend hundreds of dollars a month on fuel and child care. Some work-from-home opportunities earn the participants a hefty income. The following are three opportunities that have high pay.

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Best Answers To The Dreaded Question, "What's Your Worst Work Trait?"

One of the most dreaded interview questions that candidates get asked is,"What's Your Worst Work Trait?" How can you answer this question honestly without sabotaging your chances at getting hired?

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3 Tips To Optimize Your Resume For ATS

Automation is one of the biggest trends in the world today, and it’s changing your life in many ways, from the process you go through to check out groceries when you shop to the way you order a hamburger. Predictably, it’s had an impact on the way you search for employment too.

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High Paying Food Service Positions

Food service is an area of employment that many people find appealing. Such people may find those jobs appealing because they like serving others or because they like the culinary arts. You can find a well-paying job in the field of food service if that area makes you happy. The following are some of the positions for which you may apply.

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How To Quit Your Job To Ensure A Good Recommendation

When you feel the need to quit your job, do so in a manner that will ensure your time spent there wasn’t wasted. Help yourself to get a good recommendation from a job you quit with the following tips.

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How To Turn Any Hobby Into A Lucrative Career

It's been said that if you can make money doing something you love, you'll never work a day in your life. Well, it might not feel like working, at least. It is possible to make a living doing what you truly enjoy, and one of the best ways is to turn your hobby into a lucrative career. Here's how.

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Fast Growing Jobs That Don’t Require A College Degree

The Bureau of Labor Statistics expects that over 20 million new jobs will be added by the year 2020; however, some jobs are clearly growing faster than others. Following is a look at some careers with exponential job growth that don’t require a college degree to pursue.

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4 Ways To Turn A Definite No Into A Yes

You had the interview but didn't get the job. At least they were nice enough to call and let you know. Sometimes things can turn around, though. Here are some ideas for turning that definite no into a job after all.

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Mind Your Body Language On The Interview

So you're getting prepared for the big interview. You've got your clothes ready, updated your resume, you've done your research, rehearsed your lines, and you think you've got all your bases covered. But there's one thing you probably haven't considered.

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How To Get A Full Time Job From A Summer Internship

Companies are more likely to offer a full-time job to an intern than other job candidates; however, this does not mean that an internship will automatically lead to a job offer. Following are some things you will want to do to increase the odds of getting full-time work once your internship is over.

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