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Career Corner: Panel Interview Fears

By Angela Copeland Have you ever had a panel interview? It's one of those job interviews where you show up and instead of one person interviewing you, three do. Or, if you're really lucky, five or six will. I'm not talking about a situation where...

Mental Health Advice with Stan: Six Tips On How to Manage Anxieties and Fears

Do you ever feel overwhelmed with anxiety and your mind is overrun with fearful and negative thoughts? If so, this can be very challenging in terms of getting any kind of relief from your current situation. As a result, here are six tips on how...

Career Corner: Should I Be Facebook Friends With My Boss?

By Angela Copeland A reader recently wrote in with what is clearly an issue on the minds of professionals: social media in the workplace. In other words, should I be Facebook friends with my boss? Today's workforce is more casual than generations in the past. Many...

Mental Health Advice with Stan: How to Manage Your Fear of Losing Your Job

By Stan Popovich Do you ever wonder what you would do if you ever lost a job? It can be very scary when you find out that you no longer have a paycheck coming.  As a result, here is a list of techniques and suggestions on...

Career Corner: The Currency of Anger

By Angela Copeland I've noticed a disturbing trend lately. It's not new, but it certainly seems to be increasing. When you are a customer and something goes wrong at a company, the company doesn't resolve the issue until you get angry. Can you relate to this...

Mental Health Advice With Stan: 6 Ways to Manage Success and Popularity

By Stanley Popovich Many successful people can have a difficult time in managing the pressures of fame and success. The pressures of being really popular can lead to stress and anxiety for some people. As a result, here is some advice that a person can follow so...

Career Corner: Defining Failure

By Angela Copeland Job searching can truly be gut-wrenching. It's probably like having children. After the pain of the birth is over, it can be largely forgotten. The job search is the same way, especially if you haven't looked in a while. But when you're...

Career Corner: Generations and Communications

By Angela Copeland Today, there are many ways to communicate. There's old fashioned in person talking. There's talking on a landline at home or work, and talking on a cell phone. Then, there's email and cell phone texting. If you keep going, you'll find things...

Career Corner: Headhunters Explained

By Angela Copeland One of the most common questions I receive from job seekers is, "What is a headhunter and should I use one?" I hope I can break it down for you here and demystify this profession. When you're job searching, you'll hear a number...

Mental Health Advice With Stan: Managing Your Mental Health and Your Pets

By Stan Popovich Many people who struggle with depression, anxiety, and other mental health issues sometimes have a difficult time taking care of their pets. Here are six ways on how to take care of your pets while you deal with your mental health needs. 1. Do...
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