Career and Work Articles


These articles focus on finding a career you love, getting a job, and becoming a more valuable asset to your employer. If you are looking for a job, you can begin your job search below or check out some other job sites to help you find a job
 
And here are some of of the more popular articles from this category…

* 25 Common Job Interview Questions
* Job Interview Preparation: Tips & Advice From An Interviewer
* 25 top paying jobs without a degree
* Tips to help you prepare for your next job interview
* 5 legitimate work from home jobs.
* 12 ways to earn extra money
* 15 Jobs To Make Money While In College
* What to do when you hate your job.
* 23 ways for teens to make money
* 10 Fun Summer Job Ideas for Teens

And for even more career and work articles, just keep on scrolling…











How to Find Your Purpose in Life with Jeff Goins

How to find your purpose in life - interview with Jeff Goins

Finding your purpose in life.  Whew, that is a tall order! What if it didn’t have to be quite as difficult as everyone makes us believe? Today, I have an interview with Jeff Goins from Goinswriter.com in which we chat about purpose, calling, how to find it, and what it all means. He just wrote […]

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5 Things To Do When Asking For A Raise

5 things to do when asking your boss for a raise

If you feel you deserve a raise, there are a few steps you can take that will increase the chances of a favorable outcome.

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5 Reasons to Put Your Retirement Plans Ahead of Your Children’s College

5 reasons to put your retirement savings ahead of your kid's college

I recently spoke with a single mom who was planning to mortgage her paid for house in order to ease her children’s college burdens. Her logic? “I just can’t let them accumulate all of those student loans. What kind of a mother would?”

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How to Retire at Age 85 (or Hopefully Older)!

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While my title is an admitted spoof on the “retire early” movement, please understand that I greatly admire anyone who can achieve retirement at age 35, 40, or 45. It is just that I find myself wondering if the goal of retirement is overemphasized.

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The Best 5 Work-from-Home Jobs from Someone Who Has Tried Them All

I've tested and tried out all the different work-from-home jobs out there and these are the 5 best ones -

Working from home is an excellent option for people who want to be with their families and still earn a living. When you work from home you can usually build a lot of flexibility into your schedule so that you can attend school functions for your children, care for sick family members, and tend to your household responsibilities . . . .

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Want to Get Rich Quick? The Bible has something to say about that

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Go ahead, admit it. You’ve thought about playing the lottery before. Maybe you’ve even played it during one of those $300+ million jackpot frenzies. Or perhaps you are a regular customer of the game . . . .

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6 Reasons to Always Quit Your Job on Good Terms

6 reasons you should always quit your job on good terms

Quitting your job in a blaze of glory is tempting, isn’t it? On some emotional level, it can feel as if you’re getting even. But if you’re thinking about doing something like that, don’t! For at least a half a dozen reasons, quitting your job on good terms will be in your best interest, especially over the long run.

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6 Online Jobs for College Students

6 jobs for college students - some good ideas here

The new college school year is coming up, and with college costs getting higher each year, one of the recurring challenges is trying to find jobs to help finance your education so you don’t have to rely so much on student loans. Jobs aren’t so easy to get these days, especially when you have a limited schedule that has to leave plenty of time for classes and homework.

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3 Dangers of Using Financial Incentives

the dangers of always rewarding financially

Recently I finished Drive by Daniel Pink, a book that attempts to reveal the “surprising truth about what motivates us.” In one of the main sections, Pink discusses financial motivators and really made me think about the impacts they can cause.

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What to do when you hate your job

What you should do when you hate your job

These are 4 important things to do when you hate your job…

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15 Fantastic Jobs for 15-Year-Olds (Did You Try Any of These?)

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In today’s job market, it can be hard for a teenager to find a job. I remember looking for jobs when I was 15 – they were hard to come by! Don’t let the idea of not having a car keep you from finding work. If you’re willing to work, you can find something that’s worth your time.

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5 Things to Consider Before Quitting Your Day Job

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You’ve had enough with your job and are two steps from walking out and never coming back! Besides, you always wanted to ‘be your own boss’ and this might be the step you need to get those entrepreneurial juices flowing, right?

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How to Find a Job through the Back Door

how to find a job through the back door

When looking for a job, most candidates try to go through “the front door.” Those are the traditional job-hunting methods people use – blasting out resumes to hundreds of employers, applying “online” to hundreds more, or working with a job search firm . . . .

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How the Division of Labor Applies in the Church

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In Adam Smith’s book, An Inquiry Into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations, he begins the first chapter of book one with the subject of the division of labor. It’s easy to see how excited Smith is about this concept as he calls it the ‘greatest improvement in the productive powers of labour.’

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