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Technology has evolved in a significant rate from the very beginnings of its development. In the last decade it has rarely been a year that some new product hasn’t appeared on the market. Technology never ceases to amaze us, through the invention of laptops, cell phones, smartphones, tablets and of course the technology that connects us all, the Internet. With the development of technologies, work requirements had also evolved. Ten or fifteen years ago most companies did not have a computer, but today this situation has significantly...

Posted on Nov 26 2014 - 12:23pm by Editorial Staff
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More and more, early retirement, an aging labour force and a declining birth rate are contributing to the worker shortage in the country. So just how do you go about motivating and building up your workforce? For starters, before an employee gets to the point of reward and recognition, they need to decide who they are and what they want for themselves. Sadly, though, too many managers don’t consider such things. And they’re important if an employee is expected to align him or herself with the company. But ask many an employees and...

Many people think that working as an accountant is boring; that it’s all about numbers, constantly repeating operations and the absence of any kind of creativity. However, once you become a practicing accountant, your opinion can change drastically! So, in a job of a practicing accountant you can find many positive sides:  You develop your logical thinking Japanese crosswords and puzzles are nothing comparing to some accountants’ tasks. And if the first one is a hobby, in the job the ability to put everything together and make a...

When starting career it is always hardest to take the first step. You don’t know where or even how to start. If you are wondering about your future work life, apprenticeship can be an answer for you. Being an apprentice is an excellent way to make a first step toward your new career by learning professional skills.  By being apprentice you will have the opportunity to work in a real company and gain valuable experience. You will your employer and colleagues who will learn you everything you need to know about that job. There is no better...

The very thought of having a career straight out of college can be an intimidating one. If you happen to be confused, do not fret, because you are not the only one. We have all been through the stage, where we have been fresh graduates, and knew very little about the job world. It is pretty obvious that you will have many questions and apprehensions at the stage that you are in. All of us have needed career advice and so do you. Here are a few useful career tips for you: Find out what interests you This must be done, not after graduation...

People can be very judgmental, and in a hiring process, this will be no less different. You can be very smart, and know all the tricks in the trade, and even be the best person to fill in a coveted job position, but if you can’t nail the interview, you might not get to your dream job. Learn how you can avoid the possibility of losing your dream job, and learn how to achieve the dream job you’ve wanted to do in your entire life with the right set and tricks. One of the best tricks in the market in getting your dream job is...

If you’ve ever thought about pursuing a career in the video game industry, finding a starting place is often the most difficult part. Many people who love video games begin their search in a general capacity, looking to find some way into the industry without considering where they believe they’d best fit in. It may be surprising, but many traditional degrees like marketing, creative writing, and music composition can serve as a starting point for setting out on your career. Take a look at our list below of five accessible careers...

There’s an endless list of problems faced by mankind now, and one of them is the racial minorities’ job opportunities. You could read more about Christopher Hitchens work on how the employment culture of the world works, or you could refer to Paul Krugman on how the economy is making it hard for racial minorities to get their due in the employment market. Or you could even simply remember your past, and see those friends you have that didn’t get the kind of opportunities that many non-minority cultures have received. There’s a...

If you’ve never understood why “wanting to have your cake and eat it too” is a bad thing, you’re not alone. Thankfully, when it comes to higher education, there is a way to enjoy the freedom of flexible hours and work towards your degree. Yes, online education allows you to put that decadent slice of red velvet confection on your plate and devour it. Unfortunately, not everyone is suited to pursuing their degree online–nor is every online degree created equal. Here are a few questions to ask yourself before...

Why are you there sweating from all the job-seeking tasks offline when you can have Skype to help you land a job? Here’s a guide on how to do Skype interviews right. Skype is arguably the most functional communication tool that reaches people miles away from where you are. This makes Skype one of the greatest inventions of mankind. It’s an easy tool to use, and everyone can install it in one’s own personal computer, even the nine-year olds. So many people use Skype, too, and people in all walks of life. Senior citizens? They use...