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March 7th, 2013

10 Things Really Amazing Employees Do

Would your employer describe you as "an amazing employee?" Author and entrepreneur Kevin Daum offers ten traits of employees who stand out on the job. Several of them remind us of Colossians 3. Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for men. (...

March 7th, 2013

20 Powerful Action Verbs To Kick Your Resume Up A Notch

Is your resume getting ignored? Want to punch it up? Jessica Holbrook Hernandez offers some good advice for your choice of words—words you should avoid and words to include. She says, “Hiring managers want—need—words that jump off the page and captivate them.” Find a great list of strong...

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January 29th, 2013

Building a Business Wardrobe From the Bottom Up

Buying clothes for your first job out of college can be expensive. Online MBA offers tips for putting together a workplace wardrobe and tips helpful tips about what to invest in purchasing first. Does your workplace have a dress code?

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December 4th, 2012

Must-Have Job Skills in 2013

In this Wall Street Journal article, Ruth Mantell lists the top four job skills for those seeking a promotion or a new job in the coming year. Number one on the list is the ability to communicate well. She offers specifics about verbal and written communication, and practical advice about...

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June 18th, 2012

Seven Tips for Success on Day One of a New Job

"The first day at a new job is fraught with questions. Will it look bad if I can't remember everyone's name? When can I ask for my first assignment? Can I bring lunch from home?" Kelly Eggers explains three fundamentals to demonstrate the first day. What are your tips for success on day one...

May 17th, 2012

When Choosing a Job, Culture Matters

“Some organizations will excite you. They'll stimulate your success and growth. Others will be stressful. They may lead you to quit before you've accomplished much or learned what you hoped to. With the pressure (or excitement) of finding a new job, it's all too easy to pursue a job...

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May 4th, 2012

8 Qualities of Remarkable Employees

Do you consider yourself a great employee or a remarkable one? As Christians in the workplace, we should strive to be the best employees possible. Jeff Haden for Inc. Magazine describes 8 qualities that make employees truly remarkable. Read the article. What do you think makes a remarkable...