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Certified Tips To Become A Successful Real Estate Agent

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The post Certified Tips To Become A Successful Real Estate Agent appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Anurag Gupta. His bio follows. Real estate, being both an investment good as well as a consumption good, is progressing at a very fast pace.

7 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Accepting The Job

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The appeal of a job offer after a long period of searching quickly tempts you to say “Yes!” You read the job description, rocked the interview and that’s that — but it shouldn’t be. When you commit to this role, you agree to all of the terms and conditions, including the unspoken ones.

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7 Questions to Ask Yourself Before Accepting The Job

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The appeal of a job offer after a long period of searching quickly tempts you to say “Yes!” You read the job description, rocked the interview and that’s that — but it shouldn’t be. When you commit to this role, you agree to all of the terms and conditions, including the unspoken ones.

2018 77

5 Small Ways You May Be Sabotaging Your Job Search

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Have you been looking for a new job longer than a month? Longer than three months? Six months or more? Perhaps you can’t quite figure out why you aren’t getting calls for interviews or any responses to the resumes you have been sending to companies. What if the problem is…YOU?

2018 70

Tips to Bag the Job You Want Without Experience

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The post Tips to Bag the Job You Want Without Experience appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Anurag Gupta. His bio follows. Thousands of young, ambitious girls graduate every year facing a tricky question- how to get their foot in the door without any work experience?

2017 111

Why Job Seekers Should Find a New Job in December

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Most job seekers believe December is the worst time of the year to find the job of their dreams. The mindset that it is not easy to find work in an unstable economy can create doubts in your mind.

2017 74

Want to Freelance? Setting and Sticking to Targets is Crucial.

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Maybe you’re also one of those people who embarked on the full-time freelancing journey with great excitement, only to realise that there’s still room for growth when it comes to your self-management skills.

The 2 Most Common Pitfalls to Avoid While Crafting your Résumé

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The post The 2 Most Common Pitfalls to Avoid While Crafting your Résumé appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is by Contributing Writer Erica Concors.

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How Email Marketing Can Help Grow Your #Sidehustle

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I dislike spam as much as anyone. And sending random emails will neither earn additional business nor help your business reputation. That said, if you’re not using email marketing to grow your #sidehustle, you may be missing out on a ton of new customers. Why Email Marketing?

2017 76

Custom Search for Recently Updated Profiles

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Googling for recently updated profiles is a tricky business. However, Custom Search Engines, with their fascinating capabilities , allow us to set up sorting by date in the settings, making convenient UI to searching for pages that have been recently updated.

2017 65

How to Write an Executive Resume Like a Pro

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The post How to Write an Executive Resume Like a Pro appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Gunning for the C-Suite? If that’s a “yes,” you’ve come to the right place. See, executive resumes aren’t your usual resumes.

2016 120

Surviving the 4 Big Business Travel Disasters

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The most important business trip of the year, and Sara Martin is in turmoil. Bad weather delayed her flights. Her bags didn’t make the new connection. Her phone battery just died. Now she has a blinding headache. Can anything save this travel disaster?

Top 10 Questions Interviewers Love To Ask

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The post Top 10 Questions Interviewers Love To Ask appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. I’m pretty sure there isn’t anyone who likes being on the applicant side of a job interview. I know it’s on my list of least favorite places to be.

2016 117

Airplane Productivity Hacks: Get the Most Done in the Air

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Power up your productivity! How good is your productivity on the road? If you travel for business you’ll spend lots if time in airplanes. Planes can be great places to work; the office can’t reach you and you can concentrate. Or can you?

2017 77

Five Ways to Kick-Start Your Working Day

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Are you about to begin a new job? Then you’ll be expected to turn up to work looking and feeling your best. So if your morning routine involves stumbling out of bed and grabbing breakfast on the go, it’s time to make some changes. Fear not!

2018 61

5 Things You Should Do To Revive a Toxic Work Culture

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Are your employees tired? Discouraged? Burnt out? If the answer is yes, you may have a toxic culture at work. That’s a problem. Unhappy workers are less productive, make more mistakes, and are more likely to seek employment elsewhere. Work Culture exists on multiple levels.

2017 74

9 Questions to Ask in Your Interview to WOW HR

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The post 9 Questions to Ask in Your Interview to WOW HR appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. At the end of every interview, it’s S.O.P. for employers to ask “Do you have any questions for me?”

2016 112

Ready To Get Fit? Then, Seriously, Cut The Crap

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While we are all well aware of our mortality, most of us don’t want to hasten our day of reckoning. So millions of us say we’re going to get fit, soon. We diet, or exercise, take supplements, or eat healthier food in an effort to achieve that goal.

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5 In-Person Networking Tips for Job Seekers

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Maybe you were laid off last fall and are still looking for a new job. Or, perhaps you have set a goal for the new year of finding a better career opportunity. Either way, you can’t expect the next great career move to fall into your hands while you are aimlessly reviewing online job boards.

2018 58

3 Ways to Show Appreciation Throughout the Year

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The post 3 Ways to Show Appreciation Throughout the Year appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. How do we show appreciation. Isn’t it funny that we set aside one day a year to honor and show appreciation for the people we care about ?

2016 112

Five Ways To Make Being A Work-From-Home Mom Less Stressful

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The post Five Ways To Make Being A Work-From-Home Mom Less Stressful appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. When you work from home, no matter how much of a success your career is, it can be stressful.

How To Keep Top Talent at the Top of Their Game

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Becoming a manager is a big step in your career, and with it comes a lot of new responsibilities and expectations. As a manager, your goals are no longer just your own, as you and your team’s success are one and the same.

2017 77

Give Your Team Inspiration Not Motivation

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I think of inspiration as something that touches, moves, and affects us. Through emotions, or the heart if your prefer, it reaches beyond the logic and filtering of the mind.

2017 77

Team Building Days: Expensive Corporate Jolly or Essential Staff Investment?

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The post Team Building Days: Expensive Corporate Jolly or Essential Staff Investment? appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. How is your office team working?

2016 104

12 Books of Christmas: Give The Gift of Reading

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The post 12 Books of Christmas: Give The Gift of Reading appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. I imagine that someday in the not-too-distant future, traditional books will have met their demise. Already, there’s Kindle and Nook and a host of lesser-known options.

2016 99

Dealing With Judgments – Your Own And Others

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Ever wondered what is common to highly stressful situations like exams, interviews, appraisals, presentations, public speaking? Judgments. As a little girl, I was happy and playful, making up imaginary worlds, games, mock class rooms and what have we.

2017 61

4 Reasons Millennials Make the Best Employees

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Millennials tend to get a bad rap. Most of what you hear about them is how they’re lazy, entitled and want people to do everything for them. However, for most millennials, that couldn’t be further from the truth. And they want a chance to be able to prove that.

2017 64

9 Tips for Being a Powerhouse Girlboss 

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You’ve busted through the glass ceiling of this so-called man’s world, and now you are the woman in charge. A true girlboss! So, how do you ensure that you are a fair and balanced leader, a well-respected force to be reckoned with and a rock star at your job?

2017 77

6 Ways You Fail to Show Personality on Your Resume

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When you’re a recruiter, sometimes you cannot but marvel at the uniformity of most candidates’ resumes. In most cases, you can tell one from another only by a name at the top. For some reason, most candidates write generic resumes even if they themselves aren’t generic people.

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The Latest Resource For Supercharging Your Resume

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The post The Latest Resource For Supercharging Your Resume appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Are you one of the 59% that use Microsoft Word to create and update your resume?

2016 106

Improve Your Resume with Stronger Accomplishments

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The post Improve Your Resume with Stronger Accomplishments appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Whether you’re a brand-new graduate, a growing professional or a veteran worker, you’ve probably wrestled with the many struggles of job hunting.

6 Things You Can Learn From Your Job Search

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The post 6 Things You Can Learn From Your Job Search appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. I moved across the country without a job. I began my job search earlier this year and had a solid idea of the type of company I wanted to join and the skills I have to offer.

2016 105

A Letter to My Discouraged Jobseeking Friends (with 11 Lessons and Tips)

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The post A Letter to My Discouraged Jobseeking Friends (with 11 Lessons and Tips) appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. There was a time before becoming a career coach that I felt lost, scared, and frustrated in my career path.

2017 86

Your First Home: 5 Tips To Get You Started

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The post Your First Home: 5 Tips To Get You Started appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. Searching for your first home does not have to be a daunting, overwhelming task.

2016 114

Where Do Writers Write? Take A Look…

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Last month I showed you where I write my books. There were many photos of my garden, which is where I do a lot of daydreaming and procrastinating while pretending to work. This month, we’re looking at where other writers write. Take a look… Barbara Claypole White, Echoes of Family.

2017 71

5 Ways to Boost Your Productivity Going into 2018

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With the holiday season in full-swing, it’s easy to fall off track and get lost in distractions at work. Who’s going to the office Christmas party? When are the in-laws coming? Do we have enough food for the party next weekend?

2018 56

The Top 100 Companies For Remote Jobs

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More people are working from home than ever before. 43% of U.S. workers now work remotely at least occasionally, up from only, at the most, 9% of workers in 2007. And remote work has grown far faster than any other commute mode over the last 10 year. Well, of course!” you’re probably saying.

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Assert Yourself: How to Show Strength in a Job Interview

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There’s a rising awareness of the need to tackle equality in the workplace. More and more employers are now setting targets to ensure equal representation of genders, and making efforts to close the pay gap.

2017 58

Don’t Say Yes Until You Know Your Potential Employer Has These

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The post Don’t Say Yes Until You Know Your Potential Employer Has These appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. When looking for a new job, it’s easy to want to jump at just about any offer that comes your way, especially if it’s within an industry or a role you’ve been really aiming at.

2017 77

5 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Don’t Waste Time On

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The post 5 Things Successful Entrepreneurs Don’t Waste Time On appeared first on Ms. Career Girl. The following is a guest post by Carmen Jacob. Her bio follows. John, a poor man, wants to cross the border with a donkey.