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Sep 20, All About Employment Drug Screening

The employment drug screening test has become a requirement for many companies. The majority of all Fortune 500 companies do employee drug testing. The US Department of Labor has estimated that drug use in the workplace costs employers up to $100 ...

My Favorite Tip to Ease the Pain of Grief

“It’s also helpful to realize that this very body that we have, that’s sitting right here right now…with its aches and its pleasures…is exactly what we need to be fully human, fully awake, fully alive.” ~Pema Chodron Many people like to think of ...

7 Steps to Reclaiming Your Voice and Saying What You Want.

In China, it is seen as a good thing for a female to appear shy, modest, and subtle in how you communicate. The way I would normally say ‘hello’ was I would look and smile – and never actually say ‘hello’. When I moved to Australia, I soon realised ...

6 Benefits of Practicing Yoga with Animals

If you’ve ever thought about how to take your downward dog to a whole new level, then have you ever considered bringing your actual dog into your yoga practice? Yes. You read that right. Yoga with animals is a real thing! These days, people are ...

Sep 19, Help Desk Resume Example

Develop a help desk resume that clearly demonstrates your ability to provide efficient technical support relevant to the potential employer's needs. Get noticed as a help desk specialist who is able to solve problems efficiently and achieve the ...

What I Did When I Felt Lost and Purposeless

“A good traveler has no fixed plans and is not intent on arriving.”  ~Lao Tzu About a year ago, I came across an e-course titled “Find Your Purpose in 15 Minutes.” I found this course during a time when purpose was something I was actively ...

Sep 18, Top 20 Informational Interview Questions to Ask

These good informational interview questions provide you with clear insight into the job or career you are investigating. This type of interview also provides a possible networking opportunity that can be used to help your job search. The ...

When Things Go Wrong, I Remember This Day

“There is no such thing as a problem without a gift for you in its hands. You seek problems because you need their gifts.” ~Richard Bach I’d wanted to visit Alaska nearly my entire life. I’d always wanted to see the vast landscape, majestic ...

Sep 17, Job Interview Clothes – Do’s and Don’ts

Know what job interview clothes to wear. Whatever environment your job interview is taking place in, a conservative company or a more relaxed workplace, some basic business clothing rules will always apply. Follow these tried and tested tips when ...

Career, Mother, and Wife? Can You Have it All?

I was 34 years old, a lucky chief cook and bottle washer, chauffeur, social planner, wife and mother with a loving husband who paid the bills for our happy family of four in west L.A.  My diploma from UCLA had been filed away long ago, along ...