The Working World - Tips and Resources


How to Be an Administrative Assistant

Does working in an office appeal to you? Do you like interacting with others? Are you wanting a career that has stability as well as growth potential? If you answered yes, then becoming an Administrative Assistant may be the right career path for you.  Read more

How to Find Telecommuting Jobs Online

Telecommuting can be a great alternative to showing up at an office every day. For the employer, they save money because they don't have to provide work space for the employee. The employee saves money on gas and work attire. Read more

How to Get Ahead of the Competition and Get Hired

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Trying to get hired is difficult in any climate, but when the competition is stiff, how can you gain an edge over other applicants? Today’s companies, from McDonalds to manufacturers to law firms, are requiring you to fill out applications online. That means that you never get a face-to-face with anyone in the company, before they get your application. Read more


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How to Increase Revenue by Solving Customer Complaints

Losing revenue? Losing Customers? Follow these tips to increase your revenue and close the back door on customer exits. Read more
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I am not an angel and do not pretend to be. That is not one of my roles. But I am not the devil either. I am a woman and a serious artist, and I would like so to be judged.
-Maria Callas

How to Choose Work Clothes Appropriate for the Office

What you wear influences how others perceive you on and off the job. Oft times your work clothes speak volumes about you as a person and effect how you are viewed as a professional. Choosing appropriate work clothes will create the image for which you would like to be known.
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How to Become Indispensable at Work

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With an unstable economy, many employers are being forced to either let employees go or cut staff hours. Most workers are unable to handle the reduced paycheck that this would cause. Instead of worrying about it, become indispensable at work. Your boss is less likely to choose you when the cuts come, plus you are more likely to help the business succeed. Read more