Hard Hitting Resume Tips

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North Atlanta clerical and light industrial job seekers can use these hard hitting resume tips for more impact.  These tips come from 10 years of working with hiring managers and business owners at top North Atlanta employers. 4 Changes You can Make Today for a Hard Hitting Resume These 4 hard hitting resume tips require… Read more »

Outplacement – An Option to Get Back to Work SOONER

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Outplacement – An Option to Get Back to Work SOONER Unless you are a George Clooney fan – Up in the Air (2009) – or your job was impacted by the 2008-2009 financial crisis, outplacement is probably not a job search term you are familiar with.  We recently went from one of the best economies… Read more »

Why You Need to Be Direct About What You Want in an Interview

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During an interview, most candidates hesitate to be forward about what they want. Often, they fear that being direct will come off as aggressive or may be off-putting to the hiring manager. In some cases, they may also worry that what they have to say will scare the hiring manager off, essentially guaranteeing that they… Read more »

3 Tips to Keep Your Personal Life from Affecting Your Work Life

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Let’s face facts; life can be challenging. At times, your personal life may be difficult to manage. You could have a sick family member, an unexpected financial hardship, or another incident that leaves you anxious, sad, or distracted.   However, if your personal life begins to affect your work life, you could be making a difficult… Read more »

6 Topics to Avoid Discussing with Your Coworkers

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Over time, it’s common to become at least somewhat close with your coworkers. As the relationships strengthen, it may feel as if no topic of conversation is off-limits. However, in reality, you still need to consider proper workplace etiquette.  Certain topics are usually very inappropriate in the workplace, or at least carry with them a level… Read more »

5 Easy Ways to Keep Your Kids Entertained After a Tough Day at Work

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A tough day at work can be incredibly draining. While you may just want to kick back and relax, if you have children, that might not be an option. You can’t always expect kids to know how to entertain themselves, so you need to have options available to ensure you can give their energy some… Read more »

How to Respond When Someone Asks How Much Money You Make

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Most people find talking about money incredibly uncomfortable. When a person asks you how much you make, it is normal to feel a bit startled or even defensive, largely because people treat their salaries like private information. Figuring out how to respond to the person can feel like a challenge. This is especially true if… Read more »

4 Signs You Aren’t Being Treated Fairly at Work

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Nearly everyone struggles at some point in their career. Maybe the tasks aren’t particularly engaging or the environment isn’t a precise match to your needs. While few jobs are usually considered “perfect,” there is a substantial difference between having to deal with the normal challenges associated with being a professional and genuinely being treated unfairly…. Read more »

10 Affordable Places in Atlanta to Grab a Bite After Work

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Whether you are on a tight budget or just prefer not to splurge when eating out, Atlanta has plenty of affordable restaurant options. Many even serve full meals for less than $10, making them incredibly budget-friendly. If you want to grab a bite after work, here are 10 affordable restaurants in Atlanta that are worth… Read more »

How to Balance a Physically Demanding Job and Workout Routine

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When you work in a physically demanding job, working out after you end your shift usually doesn’t sound very appealing. After all, spending a day walking, lifting, climbing, carrying, dragging and pushing isn’t easy, so heading to the gym to squeeze in more may seem like too much. However, maintaining a workout routine is still… Read more »