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What to Do on Sunday to Prepare for a Successful Week

Posted by Alyssa Bourne-Peters on Oct 19, 2017 10:28:30 AM

For many of us, Sunday night is when you have the harsh realization that your weekend is coming to an end. It’s a time where we know we have to return to waking up early and being productive, which can be a difficult task when you’re coming off of a relaxing weekend. 

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How to Transition from College Life to Work Life

Posted by Alyssa Bourne-Peters on Sep 21, 2017 10:30:03 AM

One of the major struggles everyone faces in their young adulthood is the quick transition from college life to professional work life. It may seem as though you have mastered a specific schedule and are on top of things, but life becomes much more difficult once school is no longer in the picture. Whether you are gearing up to graduate soon or just have, here is how you can be more prepared for the changes that come along with it.

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7 Helpful Ways to Achieve More Work-Life Balance

Posted by Danielle Walker on Aug 31, 2017 9:46:51 AM

If you’re working at a full-time position, there’s a good chance you’re spending the majority of your week at work. However, it’s important to find a balance that works for you so that you excel in your career and also enjoy your personal time. Take a look at these helpful ways that will assist you in achieving your best work-life balance.

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10 Ways to Stay Active During Your Job Search

Posted by Danielle Walker on Aug 24, 2017 10:28:58 AM

During a long job search process, staring at your computer screen and refreshing your inbox can become exhausting. Keeping motivated can be a difficult task; however it’s important to find ways to stay active and engaged. There are plenty of ways that you can productively use your time while also completing a successful job search. Follow these helpful tips on how to stay active during your job search and remain motivated throughout it.

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How to Embrace the Summer Season While Working Full-Time

Posted by Danielle Walker on Jun 27, 2017 10:18:08 AM

The summer season is finally here and so are all the fun things that come with it! Like many Americans who work at least 40 hours a week, it can be tough to find the time to enjoy the warmer weather. However, it’s important to take advantage of the free time you do have and make the most of this season. Luckily, there are a number of events and activities you can try during the week and on the weekends. Take a look at these tips on how to use your time effectively this summer even while you are working a full-time job.

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How to Stay Energized and Beat That Afternoon Slump (Infographic)

Posted by JOHNLEONARD on Jun 21, 2017 10:21:19 AM

This post was originally published on the JOHNLEONARD blog and written by Elizabeth DeSilva on Nov. 8, 2016.

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6 Best Ways to Stay Focused During the Workday

Posted by Elyse Gonsalves on May 16, 2017 9:54:42 AM

Staying completely focused during a long and busy workday can be tough to do. With more than half of Americans claiming to work over 40 hours per week, there are likely going to be days where you find it harder to remain motivated and attentive. However, staying focused is clearly imperative to your productivity. In order to remain as focused as you can throughout the workday, here are tips to help you when the phone keeps ringing and new tasks keep being thrown at you.

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9 Helpful Tools to Simplify Your Online To-Do List

Posted by Jalisa DelosSantos on May 10, 2017 11:57:04 AM

As more activity shifts online, it is sometimes difficult to manage all the things you need to complete in a day. You need to do things each day like respond to emails, remain engaged on social media, and overall stay focused on assignments and tasks at hand. If you feel overwhelmed by all the things you need to complete, here are nine helpful tools to streamline your activities and simplify your online to-do list.

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The 7 TEDTalks You Need to Motivate Your Job Search

Posted by Erin Bazinet on Jan 19, 2017 10:31:32 AM

When it comes to starting your job search, it’s always helpful to have a bit of motivation. If you are having difficulty finding work that excites you, are trying to fit a job search into your already busy schedule, or want to know how to stand out in your search, TEDTalks can be a great way to inspire ideas.  There are a number of helpful and motivational TEDTalk videos available, but these seven videos will specifically assist you when trying to find that new career opportunity. 

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Our Top Blog Posts of 2016

Posted by JOHNLEONARD on Dec 28, 2016 9:37:21 AM

As 2016 comes to an end, we're taking a look back at our top blog content viewed this year. We always want to provide our community of readers with the best career advice, resume tips, networking information, and more. So before the New Year begins, review these posts and make sure you subscribe to our blog in order to receive our newest posts in 2017!

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