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Sep 12, 9 Top Tips on Writing a Resume

Tips on writing a resume that stands out from the competition. A resume can be difficult to develop but it is the most important marketing tool in your initial job search. In order to be effective your resume has to grab the reader's attention in ...

The Life-Changing Benefits of Two-Minute Meditations

“Smile, breathe, and go slowly.” ~Thich Nhat Hanh I felt everything, from my lower back pain flaring up to tightness in my jaw where I clinch and carry my stress. With my eyes still closed, I rolled my shoulders and repositioned the pillow under my ...

Sep 11, Top Interview Questions and Answers

Prepare for the top interview questions you can expect in your job interview. Be ready for: motivation job interview questions questions that explore your ability to interact effectively with your co-workers How would your co-workers describe ...

Three Entrepreneurs Who Balance Family AND Success

Ever wonder what it takes to achieve that seemingly precarious balance of family and success?  Sure, we all value and want both.  But it takes continued dedication to get it right.  We found three entrepreneurs who are doing it, and ...

The People Who Hurt Us Are Vehicles for Our Growth

“You only see in others what you have in yourself.” ~Annette Noontil I now recognize, after observing painful patterns repeat many times, how things that trigger me are just lessons I need to learn that are often delivered through other people. The ...

Professional Advancement Tips for Young Career Professionals

Beginning your career can be both exciting and terrifying at the same time. While most people develop an idea of the profession they’d like to pursue at an early age, once they’ve met the reality of the challenges in today’s job market, it’s easy to ...

Sep 10, Trainer Interview Questions and Answers

Trainer interview questions and answers to help you get the trainer job you want. Trainer jobs will vary from company to company and according to the level of the trainer position but there are a number of common key competencies required for a ...

Challenging discrimination: a guide to ‘positive action’ in employment

You may have heard the term “positive action” and wondered what it was or who might benefit from it.  This post aims to give you some background information and to help you decide if it might be relevant to you. The Equality Act 2010 introduced ...

You Can Have a Tender Heart and Still Be Fierce

“Life is a balance between what we can control and what we cannot. I am learning to live between effort and surrender.” ~Danielle Orner For too long, I felt myself pulled between two shores of my identity. On one side was my yoga teacher, ...

Lessons Learned From 60 Countries of Travel

From breaking down in Bolivia to falling off a bike in Bora Bora, author Kia Abdullah has seen and done it all. She’s hiked to the rim of an active volcano in the remote islands of Vanuatu, traversed ‘suicide bend’ on the hair-pinned Sani Pass in ...