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10 Proven Productivity Tips Direct from Scientists [Infographic]

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Take a look at the top ten proven productivity tips and incorporate some of them into your working life.

Then set your sights on being a happier, healthier, more productive employee…   

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Boss Behavior: 5 Ways to Understand, Connect and Manage Up

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Relationships can be hacked for good. One of the most important skills is being able to understand why people behave the way they do.

Here are five ways to help you decode boss behavior…   

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Career Preparation: Here’s How to Get Ready for the Real World Right Now

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You’re graduating soon. And you need a J-O-B now. But, let’s not think of it as just getting any old job.

This is career preparation. After all, that’s why you went to college, right?   

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Job Search 101: The Importance of Informational Interviews [Infographic]

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For many, informational interviews are a fuzzy concept. So during their job search, more than a few job seekers have asked: “Why should I spend time talking to someone who doesn’t have the power to hire me?”

The more you understand the informational interview, though, the more their value becomes clear.   

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Horrible Bosses: 11 Ways to Handle Bad Managers, Jobs, and Companies

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Sometimes, despite the best of intentions, we find ourselves in a bad situation at work. Maybe it is a terrible manager. Perhaps the job just isn’t as advertised in the job description. Or, maybe you’ve run right into a terrible company culture. No matter the reason, you probably feel frustrated, stressed — perhaps even trapped. You are not alone.   

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Closing the Skills Gap: How to Remain Employable in 2017 and Beyond [Infographic]

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This infographic from Strayer@Work presents the highlights of their 2017 Skills Index Report.

Using this information about in-demand skills – from enterprise software to data analytics to wireless technologies – you can gain the skills necessary to remain employable for the foreseeable future.   

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