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WORKING: Bring Your Own Device

Smartphones have been part of the business world since back in the days when Blackberries ruled (remember those?). Laptops are ubiquitous. And now with tablets like the iPad, the Samsung Galaxy Tab and the Kindle Fire...

June 15, 2012
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WORKING: Difficult Bosses

Ever had a day where your boss really rubbed you the wrong way? Where nothing you did was right? Those days might not look so bad once you’ve heard the two listener/reader letters Brandon Smith is answer on this week’s...

June 8, 2012
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Prescription - How To Quit Your Job The Right Way

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....

June 6, 2012
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WORKING: Unemployment's Trauma

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...

June 1, 2012
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Top 5 Worst Ways To Quit A Job

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...

May 30, 2012
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WORKING: Summer Jobs

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...

May 25, 2012

3 Things You MUST Do Before You Quit Your Job

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...

May 23, 2012
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WORKING: Graduation Advice

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...

May 16, 2012
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QUIZ - Is It Time To Quit?

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...

May 16, 2012
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WORKING: Attitude Check

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...

May 11, 2012

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