Category Archives: Personal Growth

Jobs in the Fast Lane

Author Byline: CareerAlley
Author Website: http://CareerAlley.com

Life in the fast lane Surely make you lose your mind” – The Eagles

If you’ve been working for any length of time, I’m sure you’ve had the thought “How did I wind up in this job?”. Not all of us wind up where we had planned at the beginning of our careers. And, if you are reading this article, then you are probably contemplating your next move or hoping to land a job if you are out of work. It is never too late to re-think your career, but if you are going to take the plunge and completely change what you are doing, you really need to be prepared. Continue reading

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How to work at home

Overall, working from home can be a positive and rewarding experience for you, your family, and your employer, if you follow a few simple tips. Continue reading

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Potential Employer Stood Me Up TWICE!

December 4, 2009 by sparktalk QUESTION: Dear Experts, A successful web development company I have recently applied to stood me up TWO times for a scheduled phone interview. I have spent 2 hours studying their company and their services and an … Continue reading

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Didn’t Know About Unwritten Rule

Unwritten rules are hard to define for new employees and can trip up even the best newbie! Continue reading

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What are your career concerns?

A place to post your career concerns and get some helpful feedback and advice. Continue reading

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Want to Take Night Course, But Have to Ask to Leave Early

It is always good to consider your interests when planning for your future! Four months is a relatively short time with your current employer, but if you approach it correctly you may be able to arrange to follow your dreams. Continue reading

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Do I Tell Them We’re Dating?

Don’t ask, don’t tell…It is not a good idea to try to hide your relationship, but don’t flaunt it either. Continue reading

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