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3 Pivotal Career Moments to Gain From

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We learn many tasks throughout our time as bosses or employees, but if we’re lucky, we can learn to grow as individuals when we face workplace challenges or hit specific milestones on our journey. Now that you know the early learning opportunities to look out for, this article will focus on others that crop up […]

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Skeptic No Longer: The Who, What and Why of Temp Agencies

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I’ve just arrived home after a seven month working holiday in Whistler, B.C. I’m not sure what type of job commitment I want to make yet.  In addition to my regular job search, I decided I would visit a few temp agencies and get a feel for what they might offer me. I’m a temp […]

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5 Simple Ways to Market Your Blog

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To my fellow writers, I’m so happy you found this post. As a blogger for a few years now, I feel it is my duty to share whatever kernels of knowledge I’ve uncovered—no matter how small they are. I’ve taken many courses in writing, a few in publishing, and plenty in editing. I’ve written for […]

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4 Top Teaching Abroad Opportunities for Recent Graduates

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Having a hard time breaking into the workforce after graduation? Gain life experience and spice up your resume with a work abroad teaching opportunity. Teaching is an invaluable skill, which is further enriched by living in another country. Apart from becoming an educator, you can consider yourself an improviser, flexible thinker and cross-cultural communicator after […]

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4 Things to Consider When Deciding Where to Study Abroad

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There are several ways to see the world, but short of joining the military the cost of international travel adds up fast. Besides escalating airfares due to rising fuel costs, you’re at the mercy of the global economy’s fickle monetary exchange rates. So what’s a starving student to do? The answer lies in the fact […]

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5 Key Differences Between a Career and a Job

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The word “career” was first used in the 1500s to refer to a street or a road and according to the Merriam-Webster Dictionary, it’s still used to signify a “course” or “passage.” Think of your career as the course of your professional life. Now, consider this: you can have many jobs over your career, you […]

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Psychiatric Aide Careers

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Career Overview Psychiatric aides are also called mental health assistants or psychiatric nursing assistants. Psychiatric aides are responsible to care for the mentally ill who cannot always care for themselves. They usually work with a team of psychiatrists, social workers, nurses, and therapists to ensure that mentally ill patients receive the correct care, therapies, and […]

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