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    Things Successful People Do on Lunch Breaks


    Lunch time is not only about eating lunch anymore. It is an hour of opportunity. Lunch hour can be one of the most useful hours of the day, if you know how to use it right. Whether you are catching up with a client or using it as a time to run personal errands, lunch …

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    Hiring Non-U.S. Workers


    Since the 1986 Immigration Reform and Control Act, employers are just as responsible as their potential hires for knowing and following the rules.

    This starts with routine collection and verification of documents that demonstrate a legal right to work. It also calls for non-discrimination between citizen and non-citizen workers as long as both have the …

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    Evil Does Exist. It May be One of Your Coworkers.


    Narcissists are among the most interesting coworkers. They are also repugnant, disruptive and poisonous to a business, and potentially to your career. That is, if your narcissist sees you as anything except a reflection of his or her greatness. So, you must interact with your narcissist as if everything she does deserves nothing but positive …

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    Posted in management, People, Workplace Success

    Most Asked Questions about Work Authorization in the US


    Well, I am getting a lot of questions about work authorization in the US and this week, I would like to clarify these questions. For example;

    I have a university degree from X country. How do I apply for a work visa in the US?

    You cannot apply for a work visa which is called …

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    Warning Signs of a Bad Candidate


    Hiring the wrong candidate can cost the employer time, energy and money. Therefore, employers should be careful when assessing the candidates for the job. As an employer, you should not only look if the candidate’s skills and experience is a good fit for the job but also watch out his/her manners during the interview. If …

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    Posted in Interview, People, Personal Branding, Recruitment

    Advantages of Diversity in the Workplace


    The development of technology makes the world more connected than ever. Nowadays, you can do business anytime and from anywhere you want. This means that you can also have clients, vendors or business partners from anywhere around the world. Since businesses are dealing with a more diverse marketplace, your staff should also reflect this diversity. …

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    Ways to Motivate Millennials in the Workplace


    Millennials are the generation born between 1980 and 2000. Currently, they make up almost 33% of the US workforce so one in three employees is a millennial. While millennials are highly educated and technology capable, they are unfortunately the most frequent job hoppers. Studies show that this generation generally stays in one job around 2 …

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    Posted in gen-y, People, Personal Branding, Workplace Success

    Communication is Key to Winning


    Everyone could use a little help with communications skills from time to time. The same is true for the work environment. Since we all have limited time to communicate, we should try to make the best of it.  When you talk with people, you define your relationship with them.  Choose your words carefully and you …

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    Posted in Career Development, Job Search, management, People, Success Strategies

    Body Language Mistakes to Avoid at Work


    Communication is not only verbal but also includes mimics and gestures. Therefore, you should be careful about how you use your body when expressing yourself if you don’t want to create any conflicts between your body language and the point you are trying to make. Below you can find the most common mistakes to avoid …

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    Attitude Edition: The 5 things that can help you succeed


    The Five Things That Can Help You Succeed: the Attitude Edition


    The information is ubiquitous: our attitudes color how we see the world, how we respond to stimuli, and can even affect our health. So how can we cultivate the kind of attitude that helps us succeed at work? Here are five attitude factors …

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