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5 Awesome Tips to Fit a Job Search Into Your Busy Life

Organize Your Job Search

If your 2013 goals are ambitious or numerous, your time management and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously must be well muscled. And if you’re squeezing in a job hunt between a full-time job, volunteer work and family or friends, you may need help.

Here are her top five strategies to juggle it all, while actively searching for a job:   

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Gen Y: Live Your Life… Don’t Live Your Job

Career Advice

I’m really getting tired of being bombarded constantly with this genius idea that the MOST IMPORTANT THING IN YOUR LIFE IS YOUR CAREER; that the job you have ultimately defines you. Because for me, the kind of lifestyle that I live is way more important than any particular job that I have.

I’m particularly concerned about young people. For those of us in college or graduating college who are getting ready to jump into this new part of our lives, we’re constantly taught that our primary focus should be our careers.

And as a result, what do we do? We listen!

I’m saying is that not enough importance is being given to other aspects of life.   

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Five (More) Attitudes to Adopt for Success in Work and Life

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In a recent blog, I outlined 5 attitudes to enhance your chances of success in work and life, what they look like, how they help you and employers, and some questions to make you think about your own attitude. Here are 5 more that will enhance your employability:   

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#InternPro Chat: “Work and Life Success: It’s All About Attitude!”

The old saw goes: “Your attitude determines your altitude”.

Is this really true? The #InternPro community sure seems to think so…

In this week’s chat, we took on the issue of how your attitude affects your career and life… and it seems that there’s more to success than just what and who you know. Your interactions with others and your outlook on the world also play important roles…   

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5 Attitudes to Adopt for Success in Work and Life

Did you know that you are three times more likely to get or keep a job because of your attitude than for skills alone? Employers look for people with enough of the right stuff, so choosing your attitude can make a difference to both you and their business.

Here are 5 value-adding attitudes, what they look like, how they help you and employers, and some questions to make you think about your own attitude:   

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The Top 10 Ways to Start Living Your Life

Life — it’s what we do between the time we get here and when we go. We only get one, and despite what other folks might suppose, it’s ours to determine what to do with it. Life either happens to us, or we take hold of life and live it. Here are 10 Ways to get a life and start living it.   

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