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  • Easy Solutions To Work Stress

    Easy Solutions To Work Stress

    By Susan Ricker Between commutes, budgets, client demands and deadlines, it's no wonder work can be a huge source of stress. More than three quarters of workers are feeling the pressure, too: An overwhelming 77 percent of workers say they are sometimes or always burned out in their jobs, according to a... Continue Reading

  • How To Be Yourself At Work: 3 Tips

    How To Be Yourself At Work: 3 Tips

    You can be professional while still maintaining your individual identity. Most employers want to see your personality shine through even before they hire you -- after all, no one wants to work with someone who doesn't have the self-motivation to pursue their own interests. Continue Reading

  • What Bosses Think About These 13 Common Hobbies

    What Bosses Think About These 13 Common Hobbies

    By Vivian Giang If you're able to do what you love doing -- the things you'd do without pay -- but actually get paid for it, then you'd have the best of both worlds. Continue Reading

  • Bored At Work? 2 Ways To Bring The Excitement Back

    Bored At Work? 2 Ways To Bring The Excitement Back

    According to a spate of recent headlines, the dangerous epidemic of workplace boredom is stalking the cubicles of developed nations. According to one Gallup poll, some 71 percent of workers are not engaged, or are actively disengaged from their jobs. Sandi Mann, a British psychologist, has deemed boredom "the... Continue Reading

  • Politically Incorrect Way To Get Work-Life Balance

    Politically Incorrect Way To Get Work-Life Balance

    I'm not a big fan of the phase "work-life balance." It implies that the two concepts (work and life) take up equal space, which is not the case for most people. With 168 hours a week, if you sleep 8 per night (56 per week) that leaves 112 for other things. You'd need to be working 56 hours per week for work... Continue Reading

  • How to Stick It Out at a Job You Hate

    How to Stick It Out at a Job You Hate

    By Kola Olaosebikan Sometimes work can feel like a bad marriage. When you find "the one" on jobharmony.com, the thrill is almost overwhelming. You send in a resume and seduce someone into talking to you. You do the dance, sign the paperwork and raise glasses to what should be a beautiful relationship. Continue Reading