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5 Iconic Business Cards and What They Say About the Men That Carry Them

5 Iconic Business Cards and What They Say About the Men That Carry Them

| February 5, 2014 | 3 Comments

The business card is the first tool of every businessperson’s arsenal. According to CNN,business card printing is a 10 billion dollar industry annually in the United States. With the click of a mouse, you can get beautifully designed cards delivered overnight. Unfortunately, 88 percent of those cards that are given out will be thrown away within […]

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Why It’s Time to Break Up with Your Boss

Why It’s Time to Break Up with Your Boss

| February 4, 2014 | 1 Comment

   Most relationships fail miserably. Why? Boredom has a lot to do with it. We’re a generation diagnosed with ADD. I think the poet Jay-Z said it best, “I’m on to the next one, on to the next” in On To The Next One. Also, relationships require work and working sucks. There’s the active listening […]

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9 Tips to Staying Fit, Healthy, & Productive

9 Tips to Staying Fit, Healthy, & Productive

| February 3, 2014 | 2 Comments

Working all day is not a good excuse for “letting go” and ignoring the idea of staying fit and healthy. The result of this norm is that there can be a lot of unhealthy people in the office setting. Cakes, cookies, chocolates, big lunches, happy hours, and donuts are the office norms – and not […]

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Career Advice for Lawyers Just Starting Their Careers

Career Advice for Lawyers Just Starting Their Careers

| January 29, 2014 | 1 Comment

Starting out your law career can be pretty intimidating. You finish your schooling and suddenly you are thrust into the “real world” – with no idea or instruction manual of what you are supposed to do. You will learn a lot in the first few years of your law career, most of it the hard […]

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The Video Skills I Didn’t Know I Needed

The Video Skills I Didn’t Know I Needed

| January 25, 2014 | 5 Comments

As the digital age has forced publishers to reassess how it does business, the media industry has been enduring a rough transformation over the past decade. For those of us who graduated from universities in that time, it’s come with a mixture of opportunity and apprehension. Traditional storytelling techniques have not been replaced as the […]

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Why Your Parents’ Job-Seeking Advice is Probably Terrible

Why Your Parents’ Job-Seeking Advice is Probably Terrible

| January 24, 2014 | 5 Comments

Your parents mean well, they really do. They give you heartfelt advice about finding (and keeping) a job because they want you to succeed. They want to see you thriving at a job. They really, really want you to move out of their basement! Unfortunately, your parents’ job seeking advice is probably terrible. Here’s why: […]

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6 Classes You Need to Take in College

6 Classes You Need to Take in College

| January 22, 2014 | 3 Comments

Society, as a whole, places a much higher importance on college education than they did in the past.  While some experts blame the recession for the current employment crisis, it could be said that college degrees are partially at fault. How College Hurts Employment Opportunities In the past, simply possessing a college degree put young […]

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Fresh Out of College? 10 Resume Writing Hacks to Land an Interview

Fresh Out of College? 10 Resume Writing Hacks to Land an Interview

| January 21, 2014 | 6 Comments

  According to the recent study, for every job a new graduate applies for, they have to compete with up to 160 other applicants. You don’t need a Masters degree to know that the competition is stiff these days – so how do you stand out from a sea of equally (or even more) qualified […]

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14 Healthy Office Snacks

14 Healthy Office Snacks

| January 20, 2014 | 0 Comments

Parents and teachers often tell us to eat well and get lots of sleep in order to succeed in school. I used to think that it was a whole load of codswallop but upon getting older, I’ve realized how true it really is. To do well at work and to stay focused, we need to […]

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4 Steps To Crushing an Interview

4 Steps To Crushing an Interview

| January 18, 2014 | 1 Comment

The job hunt is nothing short of exhausting.  From unanswered emails to unopened resumes, it’s hard not to feel discouraged (and we’re guessing that the lacking paycheck isn’t helping your self-esteem). The clouds may seem to break when you’re invited in for an interview.  The problem is that most people (perhaps unknowingly) are cloaked in […]

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