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You may not feel very motivated at work because your job is tedious and boring or because you don’t feel there’s much of a chance for advancement. You may not be paid too much for your work which also defeats any motivation you may have. All of these are valid considerations, but not being motivated may also... Read all »
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This planning starts as soon as you know you’re pregnant, if not even before. You need to plan on childcare once he or she arrives, or plan on reducing your hours at work. If you want to work fewer hours you may need to approach your boss carefully, and may need to be ready to give up your medical insurance and... Read all »
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Make sure you are dressed appropriately for an interview. You want to be conservative and professional even when applying for a retail job. Keep makeup minimal and cover tattoos. For professional offices, a suit is a must and your heels should be low.
Bring extra copies of your resume as they may ask if you... Read all »
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To stand out from the crowd at work, there are a few things you might consider. One is to be more vocal when appropriate. Don’t hesitate to speak up during meetings, even if to ask intelligent questions. This not only gets you noticed, it shows your boss that you’re paying attention and have ideas of your own. ... Read all »
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One of the first things that many people think is acceptable to do at business dinners is to drink heavily. Drinking too much at a business dinner can do more harm than good. There is nothing wrong with not drinking at a business dinner, even if other people at the dinner are drinking alcoholic beverages.... Read all »
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You need to first ensure that you are not doing anything to encourage your gossipy coworker to make you an audience. Are you sure you do not talk about others or join in the conversation when your coworker starts talking about others? This only encourages them. You may also need to take positive steps to avoid him... Read all »
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Never try to give a presentation from memory, even if you know your material. You might feel comfortable and relaxed at home when you go over your presentation, but when you stand up on a platform or stage in front of others, you might find you are so nervous that you forget everything you were going to say. You might... Read all »
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Deal with the basics – As much as you probably want to crawl into bed and hide from the world, there are some things that need to be taken care of. If you qualify for unemployment, sign up for it right away so you will have some money coming in. You may also qualify for a health care plan that will act as a stop gap... Read all »
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Being professional at all times is imperative, even if the other person loses their cool or tries to provoke you. Raising your voice, using profanity, name calling, and things like these, should never be used at work even in more casual environment such as a manufacturing facility. These tactics might make you feel... Read all »
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A club promoter has the responsibility of getting as many people as he can to a club on a particular night. Drawing from friends and acquaintances and attracting others to the event is the promoting part.
You basically have to have the ability to get people interested enough to go, so being a good conversationalist... Read all »
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Because the office is not a sex shop, it is important to not bare too much skin. Whether that skin is above the waist or below the waist, keep it covered. Men do not wear shirts that show their chest hair or short-shorts that show their upper thighs. Whether you have an amazing body or not, it is not... Read all »
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Sitting in your chair, place your right arm behind your right hip. Twist to the right and hold. Do the same for the left.
Drop your chin and roll to the right and then to the left. Raise your chin and roll to the right and back to the left.
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