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December 2021

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Getting Ahead, Inspiration, Lifestyle

5 Ways to Improve Your Work-Home Life Balance When Working From Home

There is a fine line between finding balance in your life and feeling like you are constantly working when you should be enjoying your time off. It can be challenging to find that balance because so many of our modern conveniences have the potential to make it challenging to separate work and personal life.

We’ve put together a list of 5 ways you can improve your work-home life balance by making sure that you have both at the tip of your fingers. You can try them out or implement them into your day as they seem most helpful for you! Another school of thought looks toward work-life harmony. Whichever you think, the most important thing is to incorporate a life around how you work and ensure it provides you with happiness.

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Career Change, Getting Ahead, Getting Started

3 Practical Tips For Making A Career Change Into Healthcare

Over the years, people found the need to make career changes to improve their quality of life. While some were successful at it, others couldn’t keep up with the change and ended up returning to their previous careers. In 2020, 80% of workers felt the need to switch because they saw no advancements in their respective careers.

Therefore, if you find yourself among this group and are probably considering switching to healthcare, these tips may be useful.

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Career Change, Getting Ahead, Getting Started

How to Land Your Dream Career

Perhaps you’ve recently graduated from college or university and are having trouble charting out a suitable career path. Well, maybe you already have a 9-5 job but are dissatisfied with your present position. Landing your dream career may appear to be a challenging task, but it is possible with determination, perseverance, and consistency.

The standard advice for selecting career paths is “Do what you love”, however, how do you achieve that dream career, the career you truly want to pursue? To land the career of your dreams, you must first figure out what you want to do and what attributes you are looking for in a position.

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Career Change, Getting Ahead

Getting Started in Your Chosen Profession

Everyone has a dream job they want to achieve. Whether it’s becoming a Hollywood rhinoplasty expert or advising people how to save money, it’s never too late to get started in your chosen profession. All you need are some steps in the right direction. For the most part, you require necessary training, but it’s also helpful to make sure it’s what you really want to do.

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Lifestyle

Money Management For Modern Professionals

There are a lot of things to consider as a professional in the modern world. After all, the world has never been quite so fast paced and complex as it is right now. However, one of the most important things that you need to be able to keep a close eye on is the state of your finances.

If you can’t take care of your finances, you’re going to find yourself in some serious trouble in many other areas of your life. With that in mind, here is a short guide to money management for modern professionals.

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Entrepreneur's Workplace

Do Good Leaders Use Ultimatums For Motivation?

Ultimatums are often associated with relationships. If one person in a relationship feels they’re not getting what they deserve, they offer an ultimatum to the other. It’s usually along the lines of “change your behavior or I’ll leave”. 

Speaking of which, we also sometimes see ultimatums in the workplace. Leaders often use them as a form of motivation for struggling or underperforming employees. The concept is similar to the example above, only changed slightly to reflect the workplace. Here, the leader will tell employees they need to improve their work or they will be forced to let them go. Typically, we see actual figures or targets set for the employee in question to aim for. 

The thing is…do good leaders use ultimatums? Is this a genuinely viable and recommended form of motivation? 

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