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3 Steps to Starting a Working-Parents Group in Your Office

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For some working parents, days at the office can feel like a relief and a return to normalcy. But for others, it can be a stressful balancing act. A great way for parents to support each other in the workplace is to start a working-parents group. These groups offer not only professional and social support, […]

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How to Know if a Job is the Right Fit—Before Accepting the Offer

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It’s your first day at a new job, and it’s nothing like you expected. Maybe you write it off as first-day jitters. But as time goes by you realize that you’re just not clicking with the organization’s culture. Perhaps you’re used to more approachable leadership, or maybe you just miss your old job’s social outings. […]

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What to Do When Your Job Doesn’t Offer Professional Development

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Jobs with plentiful professional development opportunities are highly sought after. According to a Gallup study, 87% of millennials (and 69% of other respondents) rate “professional or career growth and development opportunities” as being an important part of a job. After all, most people would love to be offered the chance to learn new skills, network, […]

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A Perfect Fit? How to Know if a Job is Right for You

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It’s your first day at a new job, and it’s not what you expected. Maybe you write it off as first-day jitters, but as time passes, you realize that you’re just not clicking with the organization’s culture. Perhaps you’re used to more approachable leadership, you miss your old job’s social outings, or maybe you’ve noticed […]

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