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April 2018

Change Your Life By Changing Your Career: How You Can Benefit
Employee's Workplace, Entrepreneur's Workplace, New Worker

Change Your Life By Changing Your Career: How You Can Benefit

Many of us have a day job of some sort and might need a change. It may not be the standard nine to five, but what you find is that in order to make ends meet a good portion of your day will be dedicated to some form of job or money making the opportunity, am I right?

The problem is if you dislike what you do then your whole life can be affected. You find that you might have low energy levels or mood, feel less motivated and inclined to do things, and it can also affect your home life as your unhappiness can manifest on the people you love the most.

However, changing your career could change your life, and I wanted to share with you exactly how.

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Employee's Workplace, New Worker

6 Awesome Facts That Nobody Told You About Nursing

It takes a very particular person to become a nurse and that has should be facts! Or what do you think? Like many professions that require devotion to the well being of others, it’s more than just a job.

It’s a calling. You may be in your youth, looking for a path to travel, and an avenue through which you can grow in your knowledge and skills.

If so, nursing can give you the development and training that you need to enjoy a lucrative and thoroughly rewarding career. Or perhaps you are well into your career but don’t find it as rewarding or meaningful as you had once hoped and think that it’s better to be at the bottom of a ladder you want to climb than half way up one that you don’t.

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How to Balance Side Hustle with Full-time Job - ZInny Factor
Employee's Workplace, Entrepreneur's Workplace

How To Balance Your Side Hustle With A Full-Time Job

I’ve been multi-faceted since I can last remember, little wonder I like the idea of discussing how to balance life with your side hustle. Or how to balance your side hustle with life’s obligations.

Growing up, I loved writing, acting, drawing, reading, styling hair, painting and so on.

I also tried out make up for a while even though I don’t really play around with those these days. I can keep writing about all the things I love to do but I’m sure you get the point.

When I’m not spending time updating this blog, you’ll find me working with a client, writing for other platforms, taking pictures alongside my husband for obaallen.com. I happen to be a second shooter for him these days and I love it!

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Communication in the workplace - Zinny Factor
Entrepreneur's Workplace

Improving Communication in the Workplace

*This article first appeared on ProSky

Communication occurs in our everyday lives and is therefore inevitable in the workplace. It’s something we all have to do and need to pay so much attention to. Communication isn’t just about what is said verbally, but also includes nonverbal cues.

This is enough reason why it should be so important to improve communication in your workplace, in order to avoid any form of miscommunication where necessary.

The risks of miscommunication are not worth realizing in a work environment. It can create challenges such as a conflict between members of staff or lack of trust. Negative communication can also have an effect on the morale of employees and may create a situation where employees or departments begin to work in silos.

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Inspiration, Relaxation

The Psychology of Hair and Self-Confidence + The Elite Hair Company

I’ve partnered with The Elite Hair Company to ask this question: “does the appearance of your hair have an impact on your level of confidence?” I’ve asked myself this question a number of times and I seem to agree that it does.

Certain ways to boost your level of confidence if you lack one have been discussed in the past. But let me share a quick story.

When I was much younger, around age five to ten, I was a really smart kid. Free and happy to share ideas. I asked a lot of questions too− those type of questions that became tiresome to most parents!

It was all well and good until I went to high school and my level of confidence reduced drastically.

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Marketing skills for your business - Zinny Factor
Entrepreneur's Workplace

Online Marketing Skills You Need to Know

The world of e-commerce and online marketing can seem like a daunting prospect once you are introduced to it, but there are lots of ways you can learn about it and improve your skills. If you own your own business or just want to improve your online presence then these can be really useful skills to learn.

A lot of it is not difficult to pick up, and once you start practicing them, it will open up a whole new world for you. There are so many benefits to knowing these skills and so many businesses need people who know how to use them well.

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Nurses working twelve hour shifts - Zinny factor
Employee's Workplace

Finding A Lifeline Through Twelve Hour Nursing Shifts

It’s no secret that few individuals work as hard as those in healthcare dealing with demanding shifts. From doctors to nurses, the hours are long, and the workload is demanding.

Not to mention that the job continues no matter what day of the year it is. The sick always need treating, and you need to be there to treat them.

As a nurse, this workload can be especially challenging to weather. Often, people don’t appreciate just what nurses do, or how hard they work.

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