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WORKING: Searching While Expecting

Joshua Stewart - Wednesday, May 2, 2012 - 9:47am

Occasionally, our career expert Brandon Smith will answer a question from a listener or blog reader. Here’s one he received recently: “I am six months pregnant and I was wondering how to approach my situation in the job...

'I Quit'

Brandon Smith - Monday, May 7, 2012 - 11:49am

Whether you are minutes away from quitting your job or you are just fantasizing about “sticking it to the man,” quitting is on our minds more often than we admit. And just like a break-up, there is a time and place for...

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WORKING: Attitude Check

Joshua Stewart - Friday, May 11, 2012 - 9:36am

We’re all feeling more secure at work, more optimistic about the future, and a little less like we’ll do anything to keep our jobs. So says a new quarterly look at employees' “engagement” from human resources and...

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QUIZ - Is It Time To Quit?

Brandon Smith - Wednesday, May 16, 2012 - 7:06am

Knowing when to quit a job is a tricky decision. Some folks quit way too early and others stay in abusive or dead-end jobs for years, fearing what lies on the other side. So, how do you know if it’s time to quit your...

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WORKING: Graduation Advice

Joshua Stewart - Wednesday, May 16, 2012 - 9:12am

Temperatures are warming, the festival season is picking up, and I can almost hear Edward Elgar’s “Pomp and Circumstance” on the air. It’s graduation season – a time for celebrating achievements and looking ahead to...

3 Things You MUST Do Before You Quit Your Job

Brandon Smith - Wednesday, May 23, 2012 - 6:28am

Before you jump ship and quit your job, here are three things you simply must do. Think of them as good ol’ hygiene for any job transition. If done properly, these will ensure that you maintain: Your sanity Your...

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WORKING: Summer Jobs

Joshua Stewart - Friday, May 25, 2012 - 10:10am

The end of the school year is upon us, and with Memorial Day on Monday, summer has at least unofficially begun. For many Georgia teenagers, that probably means they’re on the hunt for some kind of summer job. Most...

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Top 5 Worst Ways To Quit A Job

Brandon Smith - Wednesday, May 30, 2012 - 8:52am

Yes, it is possible to actually screw up the job-quitting process. Done poorly, quitting a job cannot only damage your professional reputation, it can create more problems than it’s worth. A good analogy for quitting a...

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WORKING: Unemployment's Trauma

Joshua Stewart - Friday, June 1, 2012 - 9:01am

Losing a job, for whatever reason, is a life-changing event. It can also be a traumatic one that leads to a loss of confidence and even depression. But Brandon Smith says a few simple things can help keep you moving and...

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Prescription - How To Quit Your Job The Right Way

Brandon Smith - Wednesday, June 6, 2012 - 12:17pm

The key to quitting your job the right way is your mindset. When you finally come to the point that you are ready to have the “I quit” conversation, contrary to popular belief, that conversation is no longer about you....

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