Career Advice

What Is Insubordination and How Can It Affect You?

Job Alerts Now 16 September , 2021

You've probably heard the term "insubordination" at one time or another when discussing work. This is an explanation of what insubordination is and how it can affect you and your future.

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Three Situations When Two Weeks' Notice Isn't Necessary

Job Alerts Now 17 August , 2021

It's always courteous to give your employer two weeks' notice when you intend to leave the job. It isn't mandatory, but it's an adopted custom. Many employers will place workers on a no-rehire list when they fail to provide two weeks' notice before they leave. So most of the time, it's the right thing to do. However, these are a few situations when leaving a two weeks' notice is not necessary, and no one will fault you for not doing so:

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What if Something Negative Comes up on a Background Check

Job Alerts Now 16 July , 2021

Sometimes, negative information can come up on your background check. Employers search for various information before they complete the onboarding process. That information includes a criminal background check as well as a credit report check in some cases. The employers have the right to approve or deny your employment offer once they receive the details. Here is what you can do if the employer contacts you and notifies you that something negative has come up in your report:

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Work-At-Home Jobs You Can Start In Less Than A Month

Job Alerts Now 24 June , 2021

Ready to take the plunge into remote work? The good news is there are plenty of work-at-home jobs you can start quickly. Let's take a look at a few popular work-from-home jobs that require little to no job training.

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Three Reasons You Might Be Better Off Working From Home

Job Alerts Now 20 May , 2021

Everyone needs to do some sort of work to earn a living. We need to be realistic, however. Not everyone is cut out for the regular 9-to-5 job in an office setting. Not everyone is cut out for retail either. Some people are much better off working from home or taking a more entrepreneurial role. Here's how you can assess whether you might be more suitable in a work-from-home position:

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