Career


Work Discussion

Top Do’s and Don’ts When Asking for a Raise

Work. Sometimes we hate it. Sometimes we love it. Whether or not we love punching that time clock five or more days per week, it is the norm for most people. While punching the time clock is seen as a blessing by most people, for some, it is a drudgery, especially if a worker feels that he is being paid less than what he is worth.

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College Student

How to Pick the Best College to Attend

Deciding on the right college to attend is an intimidating task. You have thousands of options to choose from, from public and private universities to community colleges, and that’s without factoring in international universities. So how do you choose the best college to attend?

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retired couple

5 Frequently Asked Retirement Questions

Planning for retirement can be one of the most nerve-racking things. You probably have a lot of questions about what you will need to do and when, how to ensure you will have enough money set aside, and how you will cover your expenses.

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College Writing

How to Write an Effective College Admissions Essay

As students make the transition into university, the focus on effective writing becomes increasingly apparent. These tips will help you write a college admissions essay effectively. If you apply each of these tips, you’ll be able to address your audience with conviction and nail your essay with ease.

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Top 10 Resume Mistakes

There is no such thing as a perfect resume. However, there are some things that are commonly accepted as mistakes. If you are trying to put together a resume for job applications, avoid these common mistakes that can cost you the position.

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retired couple happy together

Is it Time to Retire?

There is no set formula for deciding when it is time to retire, but there are recognizable signs that indicate that the time is right. The challenge is to decide when you are ready psychologically and financially.

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