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Open Thread | What Do You Wish You Had Known Before Accepting the Job?

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We all know that hindsight is 20/20, and when it comes to our careers, it’s easy to look back and imagine what could have been, if only we had known x, y, or z. If you’re reading this post at your desk, waxing poetic on how good things could have been had you only known […]


Write it Down, Make it Happen | 3 Journaling Habits to Help Your Career

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If you’re aspiring to start a journaling practice, there are myriad benefits to what can be a quick 5-15 minute activity. In addition to waking up your more creative side, keeping a journal to track your professional goals may also help you to increase personal and professional accountability, focus, and goal awareness. Try one of […]


Back to the Workforce After a Career Break?

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If you’re looking to jump back into the job search after a career break, it’s likely that you are dealing with some jitters. You may have taken a break for a variety of reasons, or even a combination of a few. Perhaps you decided to start a family, had to address personal health concerns, or were […]


Are You Sure You Want to Move There?

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Maybe you just graduated and are looking for your first social-impact gig or perhaps you’re trying to find a job in a city where you’ll want to settle down. Some people always know where they belong, but for the rest of us, it can be difficult to decide where we want to live and work. […]