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    Six free resources that will spark career growth in the new year
    With the new year approaching, many workers are setting new goals in the hopes of advancing their careers. “The biggest misconception about promotions,” writes Denise Taylor of The Guardian, “is that they naturally occur with...
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    Goal setting, career goaling part II
    In Career Goaling part I, you identified accomplishments in 2014. Now it's time for goal setting. After all, if you are serious about reaching your goals, it might be time to clearly articulate them.For this next section, answer the following...
  • Transitioning military job applicants should avoid using military acronyms
    Transitioning military job applicants should avoid using military acronyms
    Those job applicants who are transitioning after only one enlistment in the military will not have as large and as ingrained a vocabulary of military acronyms as will those job applicants who are retiring after many years of military service. Even...
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    3 creative investments that can move you to the front of the promotion line
    There are 2 statements that are repeated by mid-level supervisors and managers at least 1,000 times a year. They say that “executives do not have a specific look when it comes to how they dress." They will also tell you that &ldquo...
  • Employed for Life Video interview excerpt: "Resume Tips"
    Employed for Life Video interview excerpt: "Resume Tips"
    "Resume Tips" interview excerpt from my book: Employed for LifeDr. Tracey Wilen's 11th book, Employed for Life: 21st-Century Career Trends is the first book to explore career development from the viewpoints of firm managers, human...
  • Multiple openings at the NYC TLC
    Multiple openings at the NYC TLC
    The New York City Taxi & Limousine Commission, which is responsible for the oversight of the taxis, livery cars and paratransit vehicles you see riding around the streets of New York each day, have three job openings available for Community...
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    Money Rules Retention
    The time has come once again for companies to review their talent through performance assessments and offer compensation increases. The year-end tradition is as predictable as the holidays but almost always a challenge in terms of striking the...
  • 12 Days of a Job Hunt - Holiday Gifts for the Job seekers
    12 Days of a Job Hunt - Holiday Gifts for the Job seekers
    Radio Q&A : What are the 12 days of Christmas?It is the festive Christmas period that starts on Dec 25th and ends 12 days later on Jan 5th some celebrate until Jan 6th. Many give gifts each day and some celebrate through the entire period.The...
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    Using drones to investigate climate change
    The convergence of unmanned aerial vehicles applications (popularly called drones) in consumer and commercial markets is already here. Leaving behind military and defense utilizations, drones have been gradually penetrating into our lives and send...
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    Christmas Safety Checklist
    Christmas is a time of great cheer, togetherness and joy. A time when family and friends gather together to celebrate and to give thanks for all the good that has happened to them all year round. The festive atmosphere is further enhanced by the...
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    Golden Rules for Becoming a Personal Trainer
    Today health and fitness are given top priority and most people are aspiring to be fit and healthy and they are for once, taking their physique quite seriously. Focus is now on staying healthy and staying in shape. Getting a sculpted body or a...
  • "Employed for Life: What Employees Want" - Interview excerpt
    "Employed for Life: What Employees Want" - Interview excerpt
    "Employed for Life: What Employees Want" interview video of Tracey and Grace Trafton of KMTV.orgDr. Tracey Wilen's 11th book, Employed for Life: 21st-Century Career Trends is the first book to explore career development from the...
  • Sunny Tolani
    Three top tips for keeping employees inspired and loyal
    Sunil "Sunny" Tolani is CEO of the Prince Organization, a Los-Angeles area-based hospitalitycompany which owns and operates award winning properties franchised by the world’s largest hotel brands throughout the Americas.He believes...
  • Job searching slow at the holidays?
    How helping others can help a job seeker
    I doubt you’ve failed to notice what time of year it is; it’s pretty inescapable. And though it’s a pretty festive time of year, one thing it is not is a good time to look for a job. Budgets are used up, and decision makers are...
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    Grant money of $100M offered for expansion of registered apprenticeship programs
    This month, the United States Department of Labor announced that $100 million in grant money would be available to help build on existing registered apprenticeship programs in industries that are considered high-growth and high-skilled....