VIDEO: What Are Your Talents & Work Skills?

Looking for a new job? Want to make your current work situation better?

Knowing what strengths and talents you want to offer is key to knowing which job or workplace is right for you.

Do you know the difference between your “talents” and your “skills?”

Find out how to match your Career Identity with a good-paying career.


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Do You Know How To ‘Work’ Your Attitude?

You have the skills to do the job. So how does a business owner or hiring manager decide if you are the right person for the job?

Many employers say soft skills – including your attitude — matter more than technical skills when filling entry-level positions.

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3 Things I Learned This Week

In every situation in life there are lessons and blessings. After a full week of work events and situations that took me waaay out of my comfort zone, I’m taking a moment to look at what I learned this week. Continue reading

How Seasonal Work Can Help Your Job Search

If you are unemployed or looking for a way to make extra money this holiday season, now is the time to apply for part-time and full-time temporary positions.

Employers are interviewing and training new employees with your skills to work during the upcoming busy shopping season and possibly longer.

In addition to providing a paycheck, the benefits of a seasonal job include:
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Q&A: Experience Does Not Match Jobs

Here is a comment from an adult going back to school to qualify for jobs. It was originally posted on the DeniseMpls Facebook page.

It is very discouraging when you are forced into unpaid internships and low-paying jobs just so you can gain exposure to your chosen field. Entry-level jobs even demand 3-5 years of experience in that field. It seems a bit discouraging to have years of experience but not considered for new higher paying jobs.
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