The Scientific Reason You’re Always Late

Try as you might, you often find yourself late to work, an important meeting, or to just meet with your friends. Some people are always on time, some are always late- you just happen to be chronologically late. Tardiness can sometimes just be due to poor planning or sleeping in, but science gives us the real reasons. While the five scientific reasons for why you’re late will help you understand yourself better, it doesn’t mean your ...

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How to be a Star in the Video Interview

It’s not uncommon for businesses to fly-in out-of-town candidates and put them up in a hotel, but bringing in candidates from another state or even another city can be costly. Thankfully technology has made the world a smaller place and long-distance interviews are easy and cost-effective; tools like Skype and Google Hangouts allow distant candidates and employers to meet face-to-face.

While face-to-face interviews will always be the richest form of communication, digital interviewing is a close second that gives employers and ...

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10 Ways to be Happier at Work [As Told by Grumpy Cat]

Work is stressful for most people, and sometimes you may feel more down-in-the-dumps than usual. If you can’t pin-point why you’re feeling stressed or depressed at work, then try the following ten steps to increase your job satisfaction, productivty, and keep you from throwing in the towel.

1. Play a game for quick brain breaks

Sitting through an eight to ten-hour workday would be difficult without some form of break or distraction. We all get distracted, so take advantage of it by ...

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Another Blog About Sexism… But These Stories Will Shock You…

This is another blog about workplace sexism so you may want to hit that back button if you don’t want to read about it, but you would be ignorant to think it doesn’t exist.

I usually write light-hearted articles for the people suffering in their cubicles, but not today. Today is the day to turn on the seriousness… kind of.

So let’s get down to business and talk about the relationship between women’s sexual attractiveness and how it affects their perceived intelligence ...

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5 Podcast Episodes to Increase Motivation and Productivity

It’s easy to get overwhelmed. And if you’re anything like me, then a nap sounds most appealing whenever you have too much work to do. What’s even worse is going into work knowing that it’s going to be a stressful day, so I’ve accumulated a list of podcast episodes to listen to on your way to work, during work, and after work. I seriously recommend that you replace your music playlist with a podcast playlist for your drives- you learn ...

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Get Personal: Create Your Brand in 3 Steps

During an interview, there’s only one question you’re answering: why should we hire you?

Ordinary candidates will elaborately answer by describing their professional experience and prestigious education; however, your interviewer already knows you graduated from the best university and worked at the best company because it’s outlined in your flowery resume that got you and the next five people in the ...

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3 Ways to Make Your Co-Worker Like You

You think of yourself as a pretty likable person. You think of yourself as someone people like to talk to and joke with, but then you start doubting yourself when you notice a co-worker avoiding you or being short with you.

Don’t freak out because it happens to the best of us. Honestly, I think it’s best to just forget about them and only speak with them when it’s work-related, but it’s human nature to want people to like you. So ...

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5 Steps to Become Your Boss’s Favorite Employee

You probably work hard daily because you love your job, but sometimes managers don’t notice their hardest-working employee. Something that every manager has, though, is a favorite employee.

No, not every manager openly shows favoritism, but it’s tough on teams when they do, especially when it’s not you. So how do you become the favorite?

Here are five steps to moving up the favoritism ladder…

1. Keep on Working Hard

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