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New Worker

Potential Employers - Zinny Factor
Employee's Workplace, New Worker

Making Yourself More Appealing To Potential Employers

When you start browsing the job market for potential employers, chances are that you’re likely to feel a little overwhelmed. There are so many positions out there and each seems to have its own strict list of requirements.

It seems that employers are becoming increasingly picky when it comes to choosing their employees and expectations are higher than ever. The hardest part of the process? Accepting that there are more people looking for work than ever. Competition amongst potential candidates is fierce, so it can often feel that employers can afford to be extremely particular in their choices.

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Professional Change - Zinny Factor
Employee's Workplace, New Worker

Switching Roles: What To Do When You Want A Professional Change

Wanting a professional change is something that happens to everybody from time to time. You may have been in your current role only a few years. You may have been there for as long as you can remember. How long you’ve been there isn’t really important; what’s important is that when you know you want a professional change, you go for it.

A change in career can be tricky. It can scare you, and you might be plagued with thoughts of failure. Maybe you should just stick to your current role and accept it? Wrong!

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Career to Help Others - Zinny Factor
Employee's Workplace, New Worker

Careers for Those Who Want to Help Others

When we choose a career, all sorts of different factors affect our final decision regarding the area of expertise that we’re going to pursue. Some find motivation in profit and financial gain. Others crave power and want to achieve societal notions of “success”.

Others want to advance knowledge and human understanding. However, to succeed in many of these careers, you have to tread over other people in most cases. That’s just how things work in a capitalist society! If you’re going to make a profit, you might have to pay those beneath you less than their work is worth (thankfully, there are legislation to protect employees).

However, there are careers that better suit more empathetic individuals whose main motivation is helping others and improving others’ experience of the world. If this sounds like you, here are a few different career options that might suit you down to a tee.

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Mental Workout Problem - Zinny Factor
Employee's Workplace, New Worker

Get A Mental Workout With These Excellent Jobs For Problem Solvers

Do you love spending time trying to figure out crosswords, other puzzles or trying to solve a problem? Maybe you love organizing events that require some pretty tricky logistics and fine-tuned planning. If this sounds like you, then there’s a good chance that you are a natural born problem solver. This won’t be everyone, though, as some people can get very confused when they can’t figure out how to get to the bottom of some everyday problems.

But if you do love all kinds of mental workouts, then it’s a good idea to try and find a job that can keep your brain active. There are a lot of different careers that require you to continually solve a variety of problems, and which will suit your personality down to the ground. Here are just a few fantastic job ideas for problem solvers.

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Employee's Workplace, New Worker

The Best Medical Careers for the Future

When you’re trying to plan medical careers, it’s always useful to think about the future. What the job market will look like in the future can affect your prospects and your chances of doing well.

If you’re considering some medical careers, things usually look fairly bright in a number of areas. Take a look at these top roles for job growth in the medical field.

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Get the Job - Zinny Factor
Employee's Workplace, New Worker

How to Build Effective Relationships in the Workplace

Most workers spend a lot of time at work and so it’s expected that relationships should be built. Initially, working for more than forty hours a week was considered overtime. However, according to a recent study by Gallup, nowadays most people are working over forty hours a week.

Another survey found out that many workers spend an average of forty-seven hours a week at work. This means that workers are spending a lot of time together at work. Considering this, it is prudent to find ways of building effective relationships in the workplace.

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Gender Equality at Work - Zinny Factor
Employee's Workplace, New Worker

Gender Equality In The Workplace: We’re Not There Yet

When we talk about gender equality, we are really talking about gender inequality. Women are still being treated differently to men. This isn’t new news – it’s a story as old as time itself.

In years past, men went to work while women stayed at home with domestic duties. Men took roles of power while women were placed at the lower rungs of employment. And heaven forbid if you were black as well – consider the treatment of Katherine Johnson, the NASA scientist so wonderfully brought to life by actress Taraji P. Henson in Hidden Figures.

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Mental Health Stress Work - Zinny Factor
Employee's Workplace, Entrepreneur's Workplace, New Worker

Workplace Stress: 8 Ways To Save Your Mental Health

The news we’ve heard lately have shown that we all indeed have to take care of our mental health.  No one is excluded. It’s only important to address ways to relieve stress because it’s a common experience for many workers in today’s busy world.

Chronic stress can result in loss of sleep, high blood pressure, anxiety, and a possibly weakened immune system and can contribute to health conditions such as depression, obesity, and heart disease. All of these affect our mental health. Do not underestimate the power of your job/ work in how it affects your life.

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Career Prospects Work - Zinny Factor
Employee's Workplace, Entrepreneur's Workplace, New Worker

4 Ways to Enhance Your Knowledge and Widen Your Career Prospects

You have been stuck in a rut recently when it comes to your work life. You aren’t really enjoying your day job and it isn’t a career you want to be trapped in for the rest of your life.

You want to find a way out of the mundane life you have become a victim to and boost your career prospects. You have always been willing to take risks and enhance your knowledge, so now is the time to make it happen.

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