Tips for a Positive Job Interview

Going for a job interview is one of the most uncomfortable experiences that individuals have to undergo. The fear of failing in the job interview and not securing the job strikes many to the extent that they fail to put a performance that will enable them to secure the available job opening. However, adhering to the standard interview expectations will help you get that job you have been dreaming of getting.

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Reasons to Pursue a Degree in Business Administration

Whether you’re a high school student or a graduate looking to further your education, you will have a major decision to make when it’s time to decide which college program you’re going to pursue. There are hundreds of majors, minors, courses, and programs to choose from, including finance, liberal arts, biology, marketing, etc. Depending on the program you pick, you will be presented with a different set of career opportunities and life paths, but some degrees are ultimately more valuable than others.

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Co-working With Confidence – How To Successfully Build A Network

You are working among the some of the most talented people in your industry and in others. Plus, your plan offers you entrée into numerous networking events. More significantly, though, the place hosts a happy hour, and better yet, a barista that serves late night coffee.

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How Much You Need to Earn to Live in the Bay Area (and How to Make That Income)

San Francisco is one of the most glamorous cities in the country — in the world. Let alone the city’s recognizable icons — the Golden Gate Bridge, the trollies, Lombard Street, the ever-present fog — SF’s culture is remarkably unique, offering acceptance almost regardless of who you are or what you like.

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How to Become a Certified Financial Analyst

With each passing year, the number of financial analysts is constantly growing. An expert with bigger credentials is always valued, now more than ever. Constant professional development is the key to success in a corporate domain. For a professional finance analyst, proper certification is a necessary step that keeps them moving forward. For them, this is an insurance that, tomorrow, their job will be still valued. Continue reading “How to Become a Certified Financial Analyst”

Top Income Streams You Can Create in the Corporate Consulting Scene

According to data provided by Bloomberg, in the last year, corporations paid $39.3 billion dollars for outside consultancy. Indeed, corporate consulting is considered by many as one of the most profitable business ventures in the market. So much so that USA Today made an estimate that on average, business/marketing consultants generate about $175,000 a year. Continue reading “Top Income Streams You Can Create in the Corporate Consulting Scene”

How to Get A Promotion at Work

Setting some goals for your career and a timeframe that you would like to achieve them in is an important way of staying on track. If you’ve got the ability, there is no reason why you shouldn’t progress through your company or move onto a higher role in a different one. Unfortunately, getting a promotion is not always easy and sometimes it can be hard to figure out what you need to do to progress. It can be very disheartening when your boss chooses a new candidate for a higher role that you feel that you have been working hard for throughout several years. Understanding how to make yourself shine in the workplace is very important and when you eventually get that promotion you will be very happy! Continue reading “How to Get A Promotion at Work”

How to successfully apply for online job opportunities

You can carry out a lot of activities easily via the internet, and applying for an employment position is not an exception. Although this may seem like a convenient way to pursue your career goals, it may just not be the best idea. With little chances of actually getting considered for a job position, some people have discredited online job applications. Others have found the secret to applying for online jobs and are having a track record with getting employment online. Are there certain things that the latter know that the former do not? These are some quick tips on applying and getting online jobs.

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4 Surprising Skills Highly Useful In The Business World

When you think of the business skills that can help you with finding a well-paying job, advancing in your career, or growing your small business, you probably think of taking formal business classes in accounting, management, finance, and marketing. While, of course, these hard skills are necessary to excel in the world of business, if you think outside the box, you might be surprised to discover some other, softer skill sets, that can prove to be highly useful, too.   Continue reading “4 Surprising Skills Highly Useful In The Business World”