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Employee Management - Zinny factor
Entrepreneur's Workplace

Focusing On The Employees: Development Is Key!

A big challenge for many businesses is managing employees. Growing your workforce from one member of staff to fifty may be easier the bigger and more popular your business gets but managing people with different backgrounds and personalities is not an easy thing to do.

Growing a team is one thing but developing each team member in a way that benefits them as well as your company is the challenge.

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Sarah Landrum - Career Exper and Freelance Writer - Zinny Factor
Magazine

Sarah Landrum: Career Blogger & Freelance Writer

Sarah Landrum is a Career Expert and the founder of Punched Clocks. A career blog that provides advice on navigating the work world and career development. Her career advice has been featured on Forbes, Levo, The Muse, Business Insider and other top publications.

When we discovered her platform, we were really impressed and looked forward to having her share her expertise and experience with us. Thankfully, she responded in the affirmative and we are certain you’ll enjoy reading this feature.

Apart from being the founder of Punched Clocks, she is also a Freelance Writer.

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Support your Partner - Zinny Factor
Employee's Workplace, Entrepreneur's Workplace, Inspiration

Support Your Partner So They Can Stand With You At The Top

We spend a lot of time with our partner and on focusing on building our own way to success and finding methods to help improve how much we enjoy and excel in our careers.

However, if you have a partner in your life, then you’re going to soon realize they have ambitions of their own, and the both of you have to share time with each other and those ambitions.

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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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Why Nursing Homes Need You - Zinny Factor
Employee's Workplace, New Worker

Why Nursing Homes Need You

With an aging population, nursing homes are becoming much more popular with the elderly.

They are the perfect location for proper care and attention as well as ensuring the safety of their residents. But, this business is not like any other and, more than anything, they rely on their staff to provide an excellent service.

So why do nursing homes need you?

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Employee's Workplace

Top Signs That You Are Ready For A Career Change

Your career is quite possibly going to be one of the main influencing factors in your life and you may also need to make a change sometimes. If you don’t take your career seriously or if you don’t put the time and effort into making sure that your career is on the right track then it won’t do you any favors for the future.

You may find that you aren’t as happy as you could be and you may also find that you struggle with your own finances as well. The problem is that a lot of people aren’t happy in their lives in general but they aren’t able to quite pinpoint why.

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Successful Woman Strength
Employee's Workplace, Entrepreneur's Workplace, New Worker

To Be a Successful Career Woman, Play To Your Strengths

*This article first appeared on The Guardian Nigeria.

Women have for a long time had multi-faceted roles to play in the society. This has also affected their role in the work environment. Most women are torn between being a career woman or homemaker which might seem difficult.

This to an extent affects many women who then bring in emotions into their work life and go through the challenge of growing in their choice of career.

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When the Journey to Your Dreams feel Lonely
Inspiration

When The Path To Following Your Dreams Feels Lonely

Walking home on my way after work a few weeks ago, a little lonely, I couldn’t help but hum ‘All my Friends‘ by Snakehips, Tinashe and Chance The Rapper for over 10 minutes as I inched closer to the Subway station. Then I thought it was about time to listen to the song in depth.

I took out my phone, opened Spotify app and scrolled down to one of my favorite songs, at least at that moment (because honestly, I love any pop music!). I felt this calmness in my soul afterward and actually felt happy to be all alone.

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Employee's Workplace

Should You Tell Your Boss You’re Looking For Another Job?

If you’re embarking on a career change or just looking for a new challenge, you will have to consider whether or not to inform your boss of this. For most employees, the idea of telling their boss that you’re looking elsewhere is a worrying concept, and most of us will avoid doing so until the last possible moment.

However, there is a school of thought which suggests that perhaps honesty is indeed the best policy and that you might be missing out if you withhold this information from your boss. So, in an effort to help you decide the right way forward for you, let’s dig into arguments so you can make an informed decision: should you tell your boss when you’re looking for another job?

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Employee's Workplace, New Worker

7 Ways To Move Forward In Your Career

If you want to progress your career, then there are several things that you can do. Each of them requires time, dedication and patience. However, if you work at it then you will be able to move forward in your career.

You might want to progress for several reasons and that is totally okay. It could be the culture you want to change. It could be that you want more responsibilities or a change of responsibilities. It might be for any reason, but if this is your present situation, here are several ways that you can move forward in your career.

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