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Job Interview Tips: 11 Do’s and Don’ts
By Adam Uzialko | December 01, 2021

Experts share the phrases and actions that can help or sink your chances in a job interview. Here are the biggest dos and don’ts.

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Your Complete Guide to a Successful Job Interview
By Kiely Kuligowski | December 01, 2021

Here is everything you need to know about preparing for the interview, questions to ask and not ask, and how to follow up.

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Gen Y Seeks Work-Life Balance Above All Else
By Adam Uzialko | December 01, 2021
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Life’s Too Short: 4 Reasons to Do What You Love for a Living
By Stella Morrison | December 01, 2021

Enjoying your career is more important than earning a high salary or flashy title. Here's why you should switch to a job that makes you happy.

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What Is a Business Casual Policy?
By Skye Schooley | November 19, 2021

What exactly is business casual? Companies are moving toward business casual dress codes. Find out what clothing is appropriate for the workplace.

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What a Messy (or Neat) Desk Reveals About You
By Adam Uzialko | November 19, 2021

Whether your desk is messy or clean, you've got your own set of skills to offer. Here's what the state of your desk says about you.

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Self-Assessment: 5 Tips for Writing Your Performance Evaluation
By Adam Uzialko | November 19, 2021

Your self-assessment is an integral part of most performance reviews. Here are some tips on how to write one.

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8 Work-from-Home Myths Debunked
By Nicole Fallon | November 19, 2021
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Is Your Personality Making It Hard to Work from Home?
By Nicole Fallon | November 18, 2021
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Lunch Is Served! Workplace Meals Improve Productivity
By Adam Uzialko | November 18, 2021

Organizations may see a boost in employee productivity by providing them opportunities to eat together.

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Best Jobs for Empaths
By Rebecca Renner | November 18, 2021

These careers are ideal for individuals who are highly sensitive to others' emotions. Good career options include librarian, writer and therapist.

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The End of a Controversial Era: Is the Open Office Dying?
By Adam Uzialko | November 18, 2021

The open office is battling backlash for causing inefficiencies and distractions. But does this mean it's the end?

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Google Awards $3.5M Grant to Expand IT Training Program
By Andrew Martins | November 16, 2021

Students in 100 community colleges will have access to Google's IT Support Professional Certificate, thanks to a $3.5 million grant from the tech giant.

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Open Office vs. Private Office: Which Type of Office Layout Is Right for Your SMB?
By Skye Schooley | November 16, 2021

Trying to choose between an open office or private office? Here's what to consider when deciding on the type of office layout for your small business

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How Do Functional Resumes Compare to Chronological Resumes?
By Bennett Conlin | November 16, 2021

Functional resumes give you a chance to showcase your skills and land your dream job. Find out if a functional resume is right for you.

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The Best and Worst Time of Year to Look for a Job
By Adam Uzialko | November 16, 2021

Looking for a new job? Here are the best and worst times to search for a new gig.

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How to Become a Day Trader
By Bennett Conlin | November 12, 2021

This guide explains what day trading is and how it works, as well as how to become a day trader and what you need to know before investing.

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Solving the Mystery of Gen Y Job Hoppers
By Nicole Fallon | November 10, 2021
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Are Workplace Politics Destroying Your Business? Here’s How to Fix It
By Skye Schooley | November 10, 2021

Workplace politics are inevitable and can be positive or negative. Learn how to properly identify and handle office politics in your workplace.

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10 Part-Time Jobs With Benefits
By Max Freedman | November 10, 2021

There are plenty of part-time jobs that offer benefits such as healthcare, retirement and more. These companies offer useful benefits to their employees.

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U.S. Military Beats Out Disney as Happy Place to Work
By Adam Uzialko | November 09, 2021
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Having Friends at Work Leads to Longer Life
By Jeanette Mulvey | November 09, 2021
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Why Women Handle Job Interview Stress Better Than Men
By Adam Uzialko | November 09, 2021
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Can Your Alma Mater Help You Land a Job?
By Nicole Fallon | November 09, 2021
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What Is a CIO?
By Adam Uzialko | November 08, 2021

A chief information officer has wide-ranging responsibilities related to the maintenance and planning of the organization's computer systems and network.

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Laid Off? 5 Steps to Move Forward
By Nicole Fallon | November 08, 2021

Losing your job is a difficult situation to face. If you've been laid off, here are the next steps you can take to keep your career moving in the right direction.

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Best Storage Certifications
By Adam Uzialko | November 03, 2021

These storage certifications are in demand in 2018. Find the most valuable storage certification for your career path.

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Oracle Certification Guide: Overview and Career Paths
By business.com editorial staff | November 01, 2021

Oracle offers more than 200 certifications in the areas of applications, cloud, database, operating systems, enterprise management and virtualization.

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Smart Questions You Should Ask During Every Job Interview
By Shannon Gausepohl | October 29, 2021

It's critical that job candidates take time during interviews to ask hiring managers questions of their own.