Tag Archives: Career

Yes, You Need a LinkedIn Account!

“With so many social networks to traverse today, why is it important for college students to be on yet another site? There are many benefits to being active on LinkedIn, but the most basic reason – to get a job and move out of your parent’s house! You do want to move out of your parent’s house, right?”

This is a great primer on why college students need a LinkedIn profile: Yes, You Need a LinkedIn Account!

14 Tellings Signs You Love Your Job

What I like about the article is that if the positive signs aren’t there, you can figure out how to make a change to like your job more…or you can decide it’s time to change your job.

“You may not give your computer screen an embarrassingly gushing smile and you might not write little love notes during your lunch break. But, there are ways to tell if you love your job.”

14 Telling Signs You Love Your Job

Want To Be Taken Seriously? Become a Better Writer

This is a great article by Dave Kerpen about simple ways to improve your writing:

Want To Be Taken Seriously? Become a Better Writer.

“The number of poorly written emails, resumes and blog posts I come across each month is both staggering and saddening. Their grammar is awful. There are dozens of misspellings. Language is much wordier or more complex than necessary. Some things I read literally make no sense at all to me.”

Eight Qualities of Remarkable Employees

Here’s a link to a good article about what you need to be a great employee. I especially like the part about stepping in and doing what needs to be done, regardless of your job title.

Eight Qualities of Remarkable Employees

“Great employees are reliable, dependable, proactive, diligent, great leaders and great followers… they possess a wide range of easily-defined–but hard to find–qualities.”