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Workplace advice for any issue, problem, or concern; from changing careers to co-working advice and decorating needs.

Seller's Choice2 years ago
The E-Trump Effect
There has been significant speculation surrounding President-elect Trump’s bold platform that pushes for key initiatives and changes regarding: international trade, border security, immigration, taxes...
Matt Cates2 years ago
19 Steps I Took To Retire At 44…With A Family
(This article was previously posted on Buzzfeed) These are the steps I took to retire at age 44, but every person has a different set of circumstances. Therefore you must customize these steps to your...
Nia Gyant2 years ago
6 Powerful Practices For Successful Online Reputation Management
“There’s no second chance to make a first impression.” You may have heard those wise and true words before. Once a person makes a judgment, that judgment usually sticks. It serves as an anchor for all...
Leila Parker2 years ago
Bad Habits To Break To Be More Productive
They say it takes 21 days to break a habit. Three weeks to stop a behavior that you may have been doing your whole life. But if there's any time to break a habit, it's now. Habits to break to be more ...
Seller's Choice2 years ago
12 Ways To Rev Up Profit Margins
Sellers often come to HomeRev with a simple question: How can I increase my margins? This is an important question for anyone looking to be successful in the world of e-commerce. Higher margins are th...
Richard Owens2 years ago
Midlife Career Change Advice From Baby Boomers to Millennials
Millennials are "lazy, entitled narcissists," according to Baby Boomers. Hold on Millennials, before you make this about yourselves you should know that Baby Boomers contemplated and made midlife care...
11 Films You Should Watch if You Want to Work for Satya Nadella or Mark Zuckerberg
This is the second article in a series about the films you should watch if you want to work for the most powerful people in the world. You should read the article 9 Films You Should Watch if You Want ...
Journal Staff2 years ago
Write For Journal Today
Because water cooler conversation is old school, and not in the good way. Join the Vocal community and publish your first piece on Journal today. Journal has now joined the Vocal platform, letting peo...
Journal Staff2 years ago
Career Lessons People Learn Too Late
All careers have their own specific career challenges which are presented to us as career lessons. We are taught throughout our lives that work is the essence of life, and without a job, we are nothin...
Journal Staff2 years ago
Things Successful People Do Before Breakfast
We’ve all heard the line, early bird gets the worm. We get it: morning people are more successful, but what are the things successful people do before breakfast—and what should you start doing too? Wh...
Parag Patel2 years ago
Things No One Tells You About Working the Night Shift
The night shift is the dead zone of employment. Whether you're a nurse, a concierge, a security guard, or any one of those brazen folks who dares take on what most consider the worst shifts imaginable...
Journal Staff2 years ago
What to Do About Office Gossip
Karen was working in her office, minding her own business. The phone rang and interrupted her concentration. It was a woman she had worked with three months before, calling to tell her something she d...
Leigh Stringer2 years ago
Unhealthy Workplace Habits and How to Correct Them 
It’s not that we’re bad people, or that we aren’t working hard. The problem is that what our minds and bodies need at a basic level is in conflict with our work style. We are so focused on work, on ge...
Journal Staff2 years ago
Are You a Workaholic?
At least, that was the collective answer we got after polling the floor of an undisclosed finance company. Some other gems also included, "if you dream of work more than your childhood", "if you eat i...
Donald Banner2 years ago
What It's Like To Be A: Mail Carrier 
Jimmy Fallon has said that it was his fallback plan if he didn’t succeed as a comedian; actor John Ratzenberger famously portrayed Cliff Clavin for 273 episodes on Cheers; this is what it's been like ...
Danielle Banner2 years ago
How To Give a Killer Interview
Giving a great interview can be the difference between staying in your mediocre job, and pursuing your dream career. Colin Powell, an American statesman, has said, “There are no secrets to success. It...
Lindsie Polhemus2 years ago
Should You Choose a New Career?
Settling on a new career isn't easy; and for many that haven't had to look for a job in decades, the ability to find a new job seems daunting. You need to make sure that your new job is suited to both...
Lindsie Polhemus2 years ago
Great Careers for Single Parents
The best careers for single parents are much more than money-makers. Yes, these professions certainly bring in an income. That’s why you need a job, right? But they also provide the freedom, flexibili...