July 25, 2014

Career Advancement Best Practices

Career Advancement Best Practices

Whether you are working full-time, while considering a career change, or are a current student or a recent college graduate planning to jump-start your career, you need to work on your career to achieve your objectives. Here is a list of strategies you can use to accelerate your career.

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5 Ways My Menial Job Is Helping Me Get My Dream Career

5 Ways My Menial Job Is Helping Me Get My Dream Career

My dream job used to be, very specifically, writing books and/or scripts. However, by quitting my 9-5 job and taking on freelance work as a writer, as well as more menial work in a lice clinic, I realized my definition of my dream career was too narrow.

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Organize Your Office for Efficiency and Security

Organize Your Office for Efficiency and Security

Look around your home office and see how many things there are in plain site that might put you at risk if you had a burglar break-in. According to the U.S. Bureau of Justice Statistics, there has been a 20 percent increase in the theft of electronic devices such as smartphones, tablets and laptops during a home burglary.

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5 Infamous Disasters in the Field Of Civil Engineering

5 Infamous Disasters in the Field Of Civil Engineering 1

Civil engineering has had its share of failures. Some of mankind’s proudest achievements in the field of civil engineering were also responsible for their most sorrowful moments. In our quest for perfection, many of our constructs have failed. These dark chapters in the history of civil engineering serve as a reminder for us to do better. And we can do better.

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After College Comes Reality: 3 Common Financial Pitfalls & How to Avoid Them

After College Comes Reality - 3 Common Financial Pitfalls & How to Avoid Them

You graduated college, and then reality hit: You have student loans to pay back. The landlord wants rent. Work expects you to show up, every day, in fact. Ah, life—it can be quite the adjustment for a recent college grad who’s used to sleeping in on Tuesdays and Thursdays.

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