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5 Tips for a Successful Video Interview

One of the many things that’s changed dramatically over the last several months is how Americans interview for jobs. Interviews conducted over video chat are the new norm, and this efficient trend is likely to continue even after in-person interactions fully resume. But if you’re new to video chatting, not used to interviewing (or both), it can...


How to Save On Utilities When Working from Home

Now that many Americans have been working from home for months, some have been surprised by the higher utility bills that result. But it stands to reason that being home all day and working online would result in higher electric bills, while frequent hand washing and running the dishwasher every day has caused water bills to spike. Here’s how you...


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5 Smart Ways to Increase Your Earning Power

Whether you’re getting ready to ask for a raise or embarking on a job search, you want to make sure you’re getting paid what you’re worth. While a number of factors go into determining your earning power, there are several things you can do to boost it. Let’s take a look at these easy ways to increase your earning power.    Find a Mento...


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5 Things to Do Before You Quit Your Job

From the time you start looking for a new job until the day you give your notice is always a busy time. And while it’s exciting to get caught up in planning your future, you’ll want to spend some time getting your ducks in a row beforeyou give your 2 weeks’ notice at your current place of employment. Here are 5 things you need to do before yo...


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6 Employment Perks That Go Beyond Salary

When evaluating job offers, we almost always look at salary first. And while it’s certainly important to be paid what you’re worth, there are other valuable employee benefits to consider. In some cases, these perks directly affect your bottom line. In others, they simply make the workplace a better place to be. From a generous 401(k) match, to ...


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5 Tips to Increase Your Chances of Getting a Raise

No matter how happy you are with your current job, you'd probably love to see more money in every paycheck (who wouldn't, right?). If it's been a while since the boss let you know you were getting a raise, it's time to do something about it. These five tips will help you increase your chances of getting a raise. Keep Your Skills in Top Shape Even...