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skills

The Immigrant Worker

7 Tips to Get your Dream Job as an Immigrant

Deciding to become an immigrant is one of the biggest decisions I have ever had to make.

It wasn’t easy to pack up my bags and decide to relocate to Canada. I don’t want to think that many people relocate to a new country without making concrete plans on how to survive in the new environment.

It’s so much of a serious decision, but I think that many people don’t know the proper ways to go about delicate things or what to expect. Also, they probably become frustrated at some point because everything seems different and not everyone has a great coping mechanism.

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New Worker

How do I Deal with a Co-worker that Interrupts me with too Many Questions?

Hello, lovely readers!

Apologies for not updating the blog well enough this week. I was really swamped with work and if I had attempted to stay put with my blogging schedule, I would have been pushing it too far. I always recommend getting adequate rest at all times even though our modern world can be so fast these days. All the same, I had to live by my mantra: take it slow!

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New Worker, Workplace

8 Hobbies that can help Boost your Employability

Happy Halloween!

How is it going? How are you? If you haven’t caught a hang of Halloween, the costumes, and plain dress up, you are not alone. I really do appreciate some costumes I have seen. People are not joking with the celebration and over the weekend I saw quite a handful and many pictures too. It’s really creative and hence this post. To think that some of my friends, colleagues, and random people have been planning outfits for weeks amaze me. We could just tag it a “passion” or a determination and we can quite relate this to hobbies as well.

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Workplace

How to Make your Clients Love you

It’s August and I am so excited! Happy new month to you! I wish you a great work month filled with endless possibilities. Today’s article is one I have been willing to write for a very long time but never came around to doing so. I apologize for not updating the blog in a while, last week was so hectic, but of course, I have no excuses for not posting an article. If you visited the blog previously for a new post, I am so glad I have this up now and I will try to keep up with my schedule.

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Workplace

How to not be Bored at Work

Let’s face it, we have all gotten bored at work at some point. What happens afterward is entirely up to you to decide. Some people take out time to watch movies, surf the internet, chitchat, and gossip, read a novel or sleep! Yes, I said so; sleep at work! You know I am damn right about that.

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New Worker, Workplace

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: What You Need to Know

As an employee, it is always important to consistently ask yourself if you have the knowledge, skills, and abilities required of you even as you progress on your job. Most times this is stated in the job description but it can be really hard to decipher which is which. At other times, it is equally essential for you to determine if you need improvement. There are some expectations that may not necessarily be stated in your job description but will affect your performance.

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New Worker

Managing Depression During a Job Search

Depression can be a form of disability and may lead to many devastating consequences if not properly managed. There are several ways to manage depression during a job search and I hope to discuss that in this blog post.

Finding a job can be a huge task and is a job on its own. Finding a job that is line with your career objectives is even more demanding. It can be consuming and needs a high level of commitment and perseverance.

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New Worker, Workplace

How to Improve your Teamwork Skills

Have you ever worked in a team or are you going to work in a team soon? Has it been smooth working in a team or are you dreading working in a team?

Depending on how you choose to look at it, team working can be productive and yield high-performance results if managed properly. So how do you make working in a team go smoothly?

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New Worker

13 Skills That Will Get You The Job

In my previous post, I briefly explained the three types of interview questions you may encounter in your next interview. These questions may arise at any stage of your interview depending on the organization. I explained how employers can use these interview questions to get information on employability skills from you.

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