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First Job: Here’s what NOT to do
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First Job: Here’s what NOT to do

Nothing compares to the very first job you ever have, the thrilling and nervous feeling you get in the pit of your stomach, and yet the all-encompassing excitement and adrenaline rushes as you walk in through the doors. Now everyone always tells you about the things TO DO on your first day of work, how to talk and walk what to wear, to be on time and I’m sure the list goes on and on. Yet often we end up messing up in minor ways and silly things that no one warns us about. Well you’re in luck for we are breaking down the things one shouldn’t do on their first day of work well without the generic ones like DON'T BE LATE! So let’s go! Firstly and most importantly, don’t go in there like you know everything: The first time you enter that office you’re a newbie, it’s a new and alien env...
How to Manage a Part Time Job with College Studies
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How to Manage a Part Time Job with College Studies

College life is full of books, struggles, and fun. But sometimes a part-time job adds more struggle to the college life. Students all around the world practice the part-time jobs along with the college studies. This adds up to a whole new pressure upon them like handling the job time at the time of the examination and much more. So this article goes for the college students who want to manage their college studies along with their part-time job. Learning in the college itself To lessen the burden what you can do is to learn everything in the classroom itself. If you hear and practice everything in your college time itself you just need to revise it after getting home. You can clear your doubts with the college teachers or the students in order to avoid the waste of the time later. ...
4 Employment Trends every HR should Watch out for
Business, Career

4 Employment Trends every HR should Watch out for

Employers looking for employees may sometime find it difficult to find the right candidates having the most suitable skill set required for the job. This is because of the shift in the skills required now for doing jobs of the employers than what they were a decade earlier.HR managers are constantly looking for way to increase the performance of their company through better management of human resources. They try to optimize the performance of their company by increasing productivity and reducing cost. HR managing apps and softwares store and collect data having employees’ related information, their needs and expectations and use it to know the current scenario of their organizations workplace and work on improvement in the working environment. So the trends are now changing and 2018 on ...
How to Make Sure Your Resume Gets Read
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How to Make Sure Your Resume Gets Read

First impression can truly be the last impression, especially if bad. And the first impression for a new job lies in a piece of paper that describes your entire professional journey and defines your personality and individuality – your resume. The HR team finds it almost impossible to read every resume carefully, so most of them have software that scan for certain important keywords in the resume, which makes the entire job simpler. Do you want to lose out on an opportunity just because you missed out on two-three crucial elements in your resume? Follow these simple tips to avoid your resume being tossed out on the side: Spend some time in the design and layout of the resume. Instead of simply listing your skills and experiences, use proper and complementary fonts for both the titles ...
How to Turn your Hobby into your Career
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How to Turn your Hobby into your Career

Most people make their career decisions based on convenience, opportunity, or profit. All of them have justifiable reasons to stay in those jobs that, but it’s not nearly as satisfying as, say, doing a job you truly love. Like many people, you may dream of spending less time at work and more time enjoying your pastime. Apart from the tremendous joy in earning income for doing something that you truly enjoy, it gets easier for you since you may already have many of the skills and experiences needed for the job. Here are some initial steps you can take to transform from a hobby into a career: 1) Planning: First step to start off is to plan your way up. A plan serves as a roadmap that details every future outcome to better guide and helps you avoid mistakes. For creating a career inventive...
Why Should You Read the Newspaper?
Business, Career

Why Should You Read the Newspaper?

You may be sitting in your homes, comfortably sipping in the morning coffee, while the newspaper lies on the centre table untouched. ‘Why do I care about what happens in Syria or who the president of USA is going to be?’ you tell yourself. Why do you care? I can’t do anything about it anyway. Why is it necessary for you to know about the events all over the world? Why do they say that as a responsible human being, you should be aware about what is happening in your locality, your city, your country, and in the world? Maybe right now you feel these big events aren’t affecting your small lives directly. But what is happening in some other place may happen to you someday. What if there is a terrible flood in your area, and you are out supplies. Wouldn’t you wish people somehow knew about yo...
Success is a thirst of Intense Desire to Grow
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Success is a thirst of Intense Desire to Grow

Why do you want to be mediocre when you can be unique? Does the salary you get at the end of every month satisfy you? Are you in love with what you do? Or are you doing it just for the sake of it? We are used to running in a race without even knowing why we are running, and thus we don’t give our hundred percent. We are competing with millions of people to fulfill far-fetched dreams which are not even our own, clawing to things which we don’t even desire. We worry about things we don’t even care about. If you are fat or overweight, your desire would be food and just lying around comfortably. So when would you decide to take your weight loss routine seriously? You would take this seriously only when you really want to get lean, only when it actually bothers you. If and when it does, you ...
Do They Make Books On Tape For The CPA Exam?
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Do They Make Books On Tape For The CPA Exam?

The CPA exam is challenging and will requires many hours of studying. The good news is that you are not alone. There are a variety of things that can make the process more convenient, including study guides and even books on tape if your schedule happens to be really busy. While books on tape sound like an older concept, you can find these as well as audio courses to aid you in your CPA Exam Prep. Browse Online: Amazon, as well as other major stores, offer a variety of books on tape. The Wiley series of books is popular and with these audio books, it can feel as though you have a CPA tutor speaking to you and helping guide you through the problems. There are several audio books besides the Wiley series as well. Before committing to a set, make sure to read the reviews and check to ensur...
Avoiding these Financial Mistakes in Your 20s Opens a World of Opportunities Later
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Avoiding these Financial Mistakes in Your 20s Opens a World of Opportunities Later

For many young professionals, your 20s are the years when you finally start making money. But if you are not careful, they are also when you lose money.  There are certain mistakes that can cost you literally, especially if you are to come out of those student loans unscathed. You can avoid making these mistakes by staying on top of your finances. In this post, we have listed some common blunders you may be tempted to make and ways to avert them- prepare yourself for a financial success- post 20s. Watch out for the credit card craze Having your own self-funded credit card can be exciting. Besides the freedom to purchase what they want, many recent grads believe that they can charge all costs to their credit card and pay later. However, what you must know, is thatoffsetting credit ca...
Side Jobs to Aid your Business Funds
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Side Jobs to Aid your Business Funds

Business is everybody's aim, nowadays, in order to escape the reign of cruel bosses and boring working environment. But being a successful businessman is way more tiring and frustrating. You need to deal factors belonging to several spheres of life. But what is more important and challenging, is funding. Business requires a continuous cash out flow in its sustainability. This funding can be done with help of investors and banks. But since you are the one with the idea of your startup, why sharing the company's equity? Hence in order to follow bootstrapping, you need to keep in mind that you get enough funding for paddling your business. Here are the list of 5 such side jobs from which you earn to aid your business funds: Best Side jobs ever!  Web developer- Web developing is one such...