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A warm smile and a good hand shake matters more than you think.

A vital component of a first impression can be your warm smile and a good hand shake.  The hand shake seems a simple, common sense physical gesture when you meet someone, but important in your job search, in business and in life. 214 more words

Advice

Increase your job chances with Excel

If you are looking for an internship or graduate role, don’t underestimate the importance of basic computer skills. By this I mean the Microsoft Office suite of programs: Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint in particular; programs like Access, Visio and Publisher would be a plus. 273 more words

Career Advice

The Professional Guest: Downsizing

In order to become a bona fide Professional Guest, I have to downsize, and I mean majorly downsize. Let the discombobulation begin.

They say that moving is third on the list of the top ten most stressful life events. 1,158 more words

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A visual illustration about privilege

This will make you think… about equality, about opportunity, about attitude/appreciation, education, competition… and just about life in general.

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Looking For Work

How To Get A Job

As someone who’s recently graduated from University, I’m entering the next stage of my life: a status as an unemployed person. An important thing to survive in life is, of course, money. 579 more words

All About Me

Trying to Trust. Trust What?

Income, livelihood, survival. And shelter.

It gets no more basic than that.

And both are once again “under assault.” Up for revision — and vision. Forced into upheaval, in terms of home, through no fault of my own and by forces greater than I. 389 more words

Moving

Still at it

Examining my options at the moment. I have nearly decided on perusing some freelance work. I will need to research the tax and legal ramifications of something  like that but it may be the way to go. 243 more words

Looking For Work