How to Buy a Home If You’re Self-Employed

Ms. Career Girl

There are some more documents you have to fill out, but once you are aware of the process, the road to buying a home is more navigable for those who are self-employed. Here’s how to buy a home if you’re self-employed, so you can continue living your life of freedom from your own home!

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How To Network Better

Executive Career Brand

Before you can network better, you’ll need to do the digging deep targeting, research and personal branding work to uncover what things about you make you valuable to your target employers. The post How To Network Better appeared first on Executive Career Brand™.

2021 167

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Top Tips on How to Ace Your Certification Exams

Catherines Career Corner

Explore top tips on how to ace your certification exams. You have to grow your career by gaining any required certifications in or beyond your field. The post Top Tips on How to Ace Your Certification Exams appeared first on Catherine's Career Corner.

How to answer teamwork interview questions

Cube Rules

Candidates often answer teamwork interview questions with “willing to work long hours” or “willing to help a person on my team” answers — and fail. Instead of answering with what you are willing to do for the team, answer with […].

2019 169

How To Explain A Job Gap On Your Resume

Career Realism

Explaining a job gap on your resume can feel tricky, but there's a right way and wrong way to do it. Here's how you can successfully explain a job gap on your resume. Companies might discriminate against you for having nothing to show for that period.

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How to Write an Executive Resume When You Don’t Have a College Degree

Professional Resume Services

” Executive job seekers come to us to rewrite their resumes and in doing that we need to create their story. Do you know what one of the most common concerns I hear from clients? “I don’t have a degree.”

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How to be Unapologetically Feminine

Ms. Career Girl

Through political activism on topics such as equal rights, abortion laws, and racial inequality, women have stood at the forefront of movements on either side of the argument only to face the same criticisms for having a voice. Your thoughts and opinions deserve to be acknowledged.

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How To Get An Interview With Limited Work Experience

Career Realism

However, when you work on your resume, you realize that you have very little relevant work experience to show off. This could be because you're a recent college graduate, or maybe you had to take time away from work to deal with some personal things.

2021 83

How to Create a Healthy Work-From-Home Space

Ms. Career Girl

Working from home (WFH) is here to stay. Whether you love it or hate it, chances are you will be given the option to embrace this trend more often than ever before, as the aftereffects of the pandemic keep teaching us valuable lessons about productivity. .

How to Re-Enter the Workforce After An Absence

Executive Career Brand

Have you taken a career break and you’re now ready to re-enter the workforce, but not sure how to navigate it all? The post How to Re-Enter the Workforce After An Absence appeared first on Executive Career Brand™.

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How to Save While Building Your Business


When you start a business, it is important to do your research and build yourself a business plan. This will help you gauge how your business will do and give you benchmarks so you can keep track of your progress. It is a good idea to either rent your technology or buy new.

2021 130

How to Prepare for a Remote Interview

Career Alley

Instead of traveling to the office with copies of your resume in hand, you’ll be inviting your interviewers in your home via webcam. Preparing for a job interview can be nerve-wracking in the best of times. Getting ready for a remote interview comes with some unique challenges.

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How to Overcome Career Setbacks

Career Alley

Getting your priorities straight is important when it comes to how you’re going to overcome a career setback. Sometimes, you have to think about your own well being before you start to consider your career.

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How to Network on LinkedIn Like a Pro

Executive Career Brand

If you’ve read anything about executive job search best practices, you know that networking is the best way to land a great-fit gig. What you may not know is how to actually do it: Who do you connect and communicate with? How […].

2021 281

How to Professionally Apologize for Virtually Anything

Ms. Career Girl

The chances are, you’re going to hold a variety of different jobs over the course of your professional life, and that means you’re going to end up apologizing to a lot of different people. To err is to human and so therefore is apologizing, but there are still plenty of us out there who have no idea how to do it decently. You’re breaking out in a cold sweat just thinking about formally apologizing to someone. Let’s get to it.

2019 148

How To Make a Great First Impression

Ms. Career Girl

Whether it’s a job interview or just meeting someone new, making a great first impression can make a huge difference in how your future plays out. So how do you make that first meeting memorable? What is it that will make the other person want to continue the relationship?

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How to Take Smart Risks

Ms. Career Girl

In the busy and ever-changing climate of today, it’s near enough impossible to achieve big success without taking some risks. Taking what are called “smart risks” is the best way to accelerate change and advance your career. Here are some tips as to how to take them. Look To Others. Notice colleagues and bosses who model positive risk taking, and try to figure out their secrets. To browse our graduate jobs , visit our website.

2018 134

Bots, Bugs, and Bad Guys: How To Protect Yourself Online

Ms. Career Girl

Imagine this: You’re about to head off shopping. Before you go, you gather up all your personal information and visibly pin it to your clothing. More than ever, you must learn how to protect yourself online. Now, remember that it’s not just you, personally, who is exposed to these dangers. The Basics: How To Protect Yourself Online. In our age of internet connectedness, learning to protect yourself while on the web is a part of life.

2018 132

How To Be A Leader Who Influences, Inspires, and Motivates

Ms. Career Girl

She is a gun for hire, utilized by Ericsson, Europcar, Bosch, Siemens and Georg Fischer Automotive and other companies wanting to positively influence their mindset and culture. She carried this habit of shutting down into adulthood till a good friend pointed out she had “no voice” and was “asking too little of her life” so she made a decision to find it. It leads to profound confidence in yourself and your ability to be okay, no matter what.”.

2018 188

How to Effectively Network Online

Catherines Career Corner

Explore how to network effectively online. Now more than ever, knowing how to network online is essential. Due to the pandemic and remote working, online networking and connections are more important than ever. Related posts: Network Your Way to a Job.

2020 68

How to Build a Successful Career Path


When you look forward to what you plan for your life, you may assume that the perfect career will just show up. It is common to be unsure of what you want long-term when you are young. As long as you are competent, you can expect to get regular promotions throughout your career.

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Here’s How To Start Taking The Work Out of Networking

Ms. Career Girl

But what if there was a way to make it much less so? What if there was a way to take the work out of networking? Cleaning the house, or having a daily fitness routine come to mind. Here are three ways to make networking easy, make networking work for you, and stop dreading it. And it’s not meant to be used only when you’re in job seeking mode. There’s a big bonus to embracing and developing weak ties and extended networks.

2018 139

When to Go with Your Gut – And How to Know When You Should Pause

Ms. Career Girl

Over the course of our life we have been taught to use logic above all else to make our decisions. To be able to show reasoning for why something is the right decision is still highly valued. More recently, there has been much conversation about using our innate knowing or our gut feeling but for many of us, this is not a ‘language’ we learned to speak – and if we did, most of us are not very fluent in the gut or intuition. So how can we go with our gut?

2018 205

How to Get Out of a Rut


Wondering how to get out of a rut? It took dramatic changes to his personality to extricate himself from the rut, but Phil eventually moved on with his life and hence, his career. One of the most perplexing problems professionals face involves learning how to get out of a rut. One of the most effective ways to change your routine is to ask for more responsibility. How to get out of a rut might involve changing career direction.

2019 109

How To Organize Your Workday

Ms. Career Girl

The post How To Organize Your Workday appeared first on Ms. Here are a few simple steps to help keep you more organized at work. I relate this to every aspect of my life from closet organization to business projects to travel. To start my workday in an organized way I ensure that the night before I lay out my outfit including accessories and ensure my handbag is packed and any meals prepped. into common themes to help you organize your home.

2016 149

How to Keep Sane Working from Home for An Extended Period – 7 Tips

Catherines Career Corner

Explore how to keep sane working from home for an extended period. These are 7 tips to follow for wellness and high productivity. By Catherine Adenle Explore how to keep sane working from home for an extended period. Want to Be More Productive at Work?

How to Eliminate YOUR Gender Pay Gap

Ms. Career Girl

continues to stand at about 80%. Women have distinct financial risks that contribute to the pay gap. We work on average 12 less years than men and less hours, both to take care of family obligations. We undervalue ourselves and fail to negotiate what we are worth. And we have fewer advocates at work, which leads to less promotions and less salary increases. All of this leads to less income, less savings, less retirement, and less ability to fund key goals.

2018 132

How to Become a Life Coach

Ms. Career Girl

Over the course of 20 years or so, the coaching industry has evolved from a niche specialization to a mainstream career option, with over 50,000 coaches practicing worldwide. In today’s fast-paced environment, a life coach offer a valuable service for clients looking to navigate their largest challenges at home, at work, and especially balancing the two. Step 1: Commit to Coaching. For someone aspiring to break into this field, this book serves as the perfect introduction.

Six Reasons to Learn How to Sew

Ms. Career Girl

From occasional practitioners who consider it a hobby, to full fledged professionals who make a living from it, sewing captures the hearts of many. If you wanted to start sewing right now and you needed a motive to do so, what would it be? Well let’s find out with these 6 reasons to learn how to sew. You have a really important date in an hour or so and you’re about to put on your favorite dress when suddenly, you notice a tear on it.

2019 118

Noisy Neighbors? How to Soundproof Your Apartment

Ms. Career Girl

How to Soundproof Your Apartment appeared first on Ms. But unless you want to make a huge investment (or try to convince your landlord it’s a good idea), you probably won’t be able to completely soundproof your humble abode. First, it’s important to understand what exactly it is you’re trying to block or mitigate. Sound is made up of audible waves that move through the water, air and glass. How to Soundproof Your Apartment appeared first on Ms.

2016 169

Memory Trouble? How to Remember Better

Ms. Career Girl

Over time it decimates productivity and in the wrong situation can potentially lead to disaster. While the ability to possess total recall may not be attainable for most, it’s safe to say that with a little adjustment to their daily routines, everyone can get better at remembering. Here are some ideas to help improve your memory trouble and remember better. A second brain is needed to help people keep track of all the information zooming by on a daily basis.

2018 100

How to Ace your Telephone Interview

Career Alley

Telephone Interviews have become very popular as the first step in an interview process. Unfortunately, telephone interviews are probably the toughest type of interviews. Without […]. Nail the Interview Interview questions telephone Interviews

2019 355


Ms. Career Girl

Summer can be one of the toughest times to be single. Right by Memorial Day Weekend how can you salvage your summer? Dr. Sanam Hafeez is a Neuropsychologist who also happens to be a single mom of two boys. It can lead to depression, substance abuse, suicidal thoughts, and other destructive behaviors. Here she shares some ideas to socialize without a significant other during the dog days of summer. It really gives you a boost to give unconditionally.

2019 165

Workplace Disagreements: How To Handle Them The Right Way

Career Realism

It would be impossible to always agree on strategy and tactics with colleagues. It would also be counterproductive to always have agreement in the workplace. If it is unhealthy, it can be difficult to diagnose and solve the problem. Always attempt to take the high road.

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How To Customize Your Resume

Career Realism

But an overstuffed resume can dilute the message of how you're a perfect fit for the job you're applying for. To captivate a hiring manager's attention, you need a customized resume that is specific to the job. Here are some great ways to customize your resume.

2021 82

How To Overcome Your Interview Anxiety

Career Realism

You're familiar with the feeling: your palms start sweating, you start to shake and for some reason, your mind goes completely blank. Nerves can bring even the most professional candidate to their knees , impeding their chances of securing the job, even if they're the most qualified. If you know that you're prone to nerves, make sure you take the necessary steps to control them— before you step into the interview room, not after.

2019 57

4 Ways to Start Learning How to Cook

Ms. Career Girl

I know plenty of people who’ve made it to 25 and over without ever cooking a proper meal. Because in between cramming for a midterm and trying to eek our 10 pages for a term paper, learning how to cook doesn’t even make it onto the priority list. In fact, I have plenty of friends who go on to graduate, enter the workforce, and still never pick up a sauté pan. Here are four great ways to get the cooking started.

2017 118

How to Take Smart Risks

Ms. Career Girl

In the busy and ever-changing climate of today, it’s near enough impossible to achieve big success without taking some risks. Taking what are called “smart risks” is the best way to accelerate change and advance your career. Here are some tips as to how to take them. Look To Others. Notice colleagues and bosses who model positive risk taking, and try to figure out their secrets. To browse our graduate jobs , visit our website.

2018 110

How to Become a KYC Analyst 


If you are looking for an exciting career that involves analytical work, then a KYC Analyst is a great option, but what is a KYC analyst, and how do you enter this career? . A significant part of its role is to identify customers and their intentions.

2020 219

How To Answer 7 Of The Most Common Interview Questions

Career Realism

Be ready to read between the lines. Here are seven of the most common interview questions , what the hiring manager is really asking, and how you should respond: "Tell Me About Yourself." How do your education, work history, and professional aspirations relate to this position?" How to respond: Select key work and education information that shows the hiring manager why you are a perfect fit for the job and for the company. What Motivates You To Perform?"

2019 63

How to Map Out Your Future When Your Boss Is Evasive 

Ms. Career Girl

You wanted to work at this company forever, but now that you’ve finally succeeded and are settling in, matters with your boss feel murky. In fact, you’ve yet to detect a crack in her poker face. You’d really love to stay and move your way up in this company. But you know that a poor or lackluster review may be difficult to overcome. What’s the best move to assure your future when you’re not sure if the boss is a supporter? Arrange a time to sit down and chat.

2019 170

How to Take Care of Employees Affected by Hurricane Ida

Evil HR Lady

Hurricane Ida has fortunately been downgraded to “just” a tropical storm , but that doesn’t mean she hasn’t done damage and won’t continue to do damage. No power to work at home.

2021 225

How to Quit Your Job and Travel the World


Chances are you’ve thought about how to quit your job and travel the world at one point or another. Faraway destinations and exotic retreats sound perfect, but how do you make them a reality? This is how to quit your job and travel the world today. There is a fundamental difference between these two terms that we absolutely have to cover because it might put a damper in your plans to book your plane ticket tonight.

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