Tagged in "career"

Careers in the industry; from corporate to middle management, food service, media, political figures, and beyond. All workplace careers.

Free Writing

Aaron Dennis
in How To

A simple web search for free writing reveals that it is a pre-writing technique wherein a person just sits and starts writing for a prearranged amount time. Everything is ignored—spelling, grammar, pu...

Business Ideas You Can Start For Free

Ossiana Tepfenhart
in Culture

Starting a business means that you often will need to find a way to cover costs out of pocket. Major business ideas, such as having an airline company, a hotel, or even a McDonald's franchise will mea...

Top Ten Ways to Make Money Online Without a Resume

Daniel Johnson
in How To

There are so many scams online guys. They multiply more than rabbits every day. What if I told you there were some very good, legitimate ways for you to make money online though? Would you be interest...

Money For Reading

Jessie White
in How To

Over my many years as both a reader and an author I've heard a lot of fellow readers say they'd love nothing more than to make reading their job. Sounds like a dream job, but it takes a lot more work ...

Three Tips to Remove Distractions

Chris Gutteridge
in How To

Distractions are everywhere. You’re never going to be able to truly escape from them. They’re lurking around every corner, waiting to kill our productivity. I am constantly being distracted! By Facebo...

"How Did You Want to Spend Your Life?": Fight Club Philosophy Meets Overseas English Teaching

Matt Cates
in Culture

"I don't want to change your life," I wrote to her via Facebook Messenger. And that was true...because what I wanted was for her to change her own life. My role was only to act as catalyst... Stop, le...

How To Plot Your Story

L.A Banks
in How To

Writing a novel is no easy process, particularly if you haven’t worked on a full-length book before. The prospect of churning out over 80,000 words, not to mention getting them into some sort of logic...

5 Things You Should Never Do After Getting Fired

Claire Raymond
in How To

Getting fired can inspire some pretty unpleasant feelings, you might feel wronged or betrayed or that your superiors simply made the wrong decision. But no matter how you might feel, you need to deal ...

How to Get Started as a Freelance Writer

L.A Banks
in How To

Seven years ago, I was a mother with a young baby, and we needed some extra cash to make ends meet. Thanks to crazy childcare costs, returning to work wasn’t an option, plus I didn’t want to leave my ...

5 Things You Should Do After Getting Fired

Claire Raymond
in How To

Nobody wants to get fired, but unfortunately it happens. And when it does, it can have a devastating impact on your self esteem, it can leave you lacking in confidence and unsure about the future. Wha...

The Benefits of Youth

Chris Gutteridge
in Culture

I don’t know if I’ve mentioned this at all yet, but I’m planning on starting freelance work soon. I’ve put starting it off for too long now. The biggest factor that always held me back from starting f...

10 Mistakes Never to Make As A Freelance Writer

L.A Banks
in How To

On paper, freelance writing sounds like living the dream. In many ways, it is. You get to pick your hours, set your price, and work on jobs that appeal to you (if you’re lucky). And yes, you get to lo...

Passive Writing

Aaron Dennis
in How To

I was contacted by a potential client, who had mentioned something along the lines of wanting to hire an editor, but before she committed to anyone, she wanted to know something; she wanted to know th...

Ridiculously Overspecialized Jobs

Anthony Gramuglia
in Culture

Certain jobs require high qualifications to gain employment. This is pretty obvious. After all, you wouldn't expect to be a neurosurgeon unless you've had years of experience in a given field. But oth...

Is College Necessary For Success?

Ossiana Tepfenhart
in Culture

It seems like, for many of us, we were told from the day that we were born that we had to "go to college to succeed." In high school, it's no longer good enough to consider trade school or even enroll...

Six Priceless Lessons Job Interviews Taught Me

Ahmed Aribito Hassan
in Culture

The first time I went job hunting, I got the job. Here, in Nigeria, where I live and work, this is a hard thing to believe. I could hardly believe it myself. But most of all, the interview for that jo...