From Day One, choose to communicate and develop work habits that show your customers, coworkers and supervisors that you respect yourself and the job. Here are 5 tips for new employees to make a good first impression.
I’m grateful to be working, but this job is not a good fit for my skills, and it doesn’t pay enough. Now my manager is hiring new people at a higher pay rate than me, and he won’t talk to me about a raise or a promotion. Obviously I’m looking for a better job, but it’s hard to go to work every day at a place that’s not a good fit for me. How do I keep from going crazy at a job I hate until I find a new job?
The truth is, job searching and hiring is a process. And getting critiqued, ignored and rejected are (unfortunately) part of that process. After many weeks or months of job seeking, it can be hard to stay positive. While you are in this career transition, remember that you are not the only person who has felt rejection. Here are a few examples of many famous people who faced rejection before or during their rise to success.
Think about the past 12 months. Which song title best describes how you feel about this past year?
This time of year can be stressful, overwhelming, and frustrating. It is also a time to stop and give thanks for the good things in life -- no matter what our situations. Take a look at this short video about The Gratitude Challenge (2009) to see how looking at the brighter things in life can … Continue reading Join The Thanksgiving Gratitude Challenge