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Why Good Employees Make Bad Decisions by Help Scout

I read the Help Scout blog as I am subscribed to their newsletter. It’s a gem in customer service. Personally I am very customer focused, it’s an area of interest and one of the fundamentals of my work principle is …

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3 Alternatives to an internship to help your career

This post is sponsored by Trud.co.uk Internships help with giving you some ‘real world’ experience in a mostly academic world till you graduate. It is largely agreed that those who do internships have a better chance of finding a job after …

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The 7 Habits of Highly Successful Nursing School Students

Going to nursing school, whether or not you already have an associate or bachelor’s degree, involves a mountain of information and an incredibly dedicated amount of time due to the accelerated nature of the curriculum. Many students in nursing programs …

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Preventing Workplace Violence Against Women

The Fair Wear Foundation, which promotes better working conditions at garment factories in India and Bangladesh, publishes many stories about the women who work in the factories. One woman profiled by FWF, Ramya, assisted a tailor in Tiruppur, India, before …

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Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed

“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. …

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Vickie Keeble, Style Director at matchesfashion.com Talks About Getting Into Fashion Industry

Vickie Keeble is a Style Director at matchesfashion.com – a luxury fashion retailer with 11 London stores, an international online presence and an on-going range of exciting initiatives; from own-brand magazines to pop-up stores. She is responsible for directing and …

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Dos and Don’ts for Cover Letter Writing

Everyone puts a lot of effort into writing a good resume, often spending days and even months with one.However, a cover letter is just as important as a resume as it introduces you to the prospective employer. In this highly …

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10 Meeting Room Designs You Won’t Believe Are Real

This post is sponsored by &Meetings- The UK’s leading provider of flexible meeting solutions with a portfolio across London and Southern England.   ‘Old Skool’ Table and Chairs I am a fan of simplicity and minimalistic use of space. And this …

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Top 5 Tips for Getting into Marketing

So you want to get into marketing? Good! Marketing is a rare beast, it’s creative yet analytical; you need to have traditional skills yet the environment is always changing. Here are my top 5 tips for getting into marketing: 1)      …

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How to survive if you are Overworked and Unacknowledged at work?

Is there a strong feeling that you’re overworked  being taken advantage of at work? And there is no appreciation for your effort? Well! That’s the truth behind the corporate world. Unless you’re working in an extremely employee-friendly company, you need …

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