How to Begin Preparing to Ask for an Annual Raise in 2021

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Getting a Salary Raise in 2021

If you are considering asking for a raise in 2021, good for you. However, make sure you prepare in advance to increase your chances of successfully getting a raise. Discussing money is taboo in our culture. A significant reason why many people do not negotiate salary is that they feel discomfort in asking for more… Read more »

How to Start Getting Noticed by Recruiters on LinkedIn

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Getting Noticed on LinkedIn

LinkedIn is full of professional profiles. Unfortunately, many of these profiles are not sufficient. The majority of profiles on LinkedIn are fundamental and very vanilla in content. Here are some pointers to help you construct a LinkedIn profile that recruiters will notice! Let Recruiters Know You Are Available To get noticed on LinkedIn, you must… Read more »

Start Your Day with a Better Breakfast…Here’s How

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The Key to Eating a Better Breakfast

We all leave out breakfast from time to time, and we have many reasons for skipping. You might prefer getting an extra 30 minutes to an hour of sleep instead of getting up and preparing a meal. It may be tough to find the motivation and energy to cook breakfast when you wake up. Many… Read more »

Perfecting the Elevator Pitch: How to Tell Someone About You in 60 Seconds or Less

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Perfecting Your Elevator Pitch

The elevator pitch is the prepared statement that defines your product, service, or your value as an employee in a short amount of time. It typically includes an introduction and then moves on to a summary of the subject and concludes with a question. The pitch should consist of clear language expressed in layman’s terms…. Read more »

Essential Workplace Etiquette Tips to Help You Remain Professional at All Times

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Remain Professional in the Workplace

It only takes a few seconds for someone to form their impression of you, so make sure it is a professional one. What you wear is crucial, even if your company does not have a dress code. Dress in clothing appropriate for your work environment and take cues from your colleagues. Stand straight, make eye contact,… Read more »

The Key to Increasing Your Work Productivity to Ensure you put in a Successful Day at Work

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Planning for a Successful Day at Work

Being productive at work is about being the best at what you do, being disciplined, systematic, well-prepared, organized, and working smarter. Productivity is about doing all these things in a timely fashion. By working efficiently, you will accomplish more in less time with better results. The key to increasing your work productivity lies in replacing… Read more »

How Might You Start Showing up to Work in the Morning Energized and EXCITED for the Day?

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Showing Up to Work Excited

If you want to achieve your goals and increase your chances of success, the ability to get and stay motivated consistently is crucial. Here are few ways to help you wake up energized and full of excitement for the coming day. Never Hit the Snooze Button Set your clock for when you need to get… Read more »

Maneuvering Your Job Search Through COVID-19

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Finding a Job in Denver Colorado

Right now times are very uncertain, very stressful and even a bit frightening. The COVID-19 outbreak has not only caused a health crisis but an economic crisis, as well. In a matter of days, millions of people found themselves suddenly out of work. Millions more are weeks or even days away from losing their jobs,… Read more »

How to Mentally Shut Off from Work After Leaving at 5 pm

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Jobs in the Denver area can be demanding. Work issues have a way of following us home and often keep us from spending quality time with the ones we love. Do Not Bring Work Home with You When you think about problems at work in your free time, are you problem-solving, or are your ruminating… Read more »

What Should You Do if You are Offered a Job…Weeks After Starting a New One?

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Although it is not common, people do leave jobs within the first few months of accepting it. The situation may not be the position you envision, the culture makes you unhappy, or you might receive a better offer. What ought you do if you have just started a new job, and you receive a better… Read more »