Archive for the 'work' Category

Productive things to do at work when you’re bored

Bored at work? Don’t feel like doing your duty? Or just no more work to do and it’s not already time to commute back? Don’t despair. You’re minutes away from having some fun, productive or rewarding time. Or even everything at once.

IM, proxy, privacy or installing software: 10 tips to beat your corporate IT dept.

Reading personal mail from office, installing unauthorized software, blogging during work hours, reading websites your corporate proxy or firewall is blocking… Let’s all admit it: no matter how busy or not, how professional or not, we’re all doing this one day or another. The IT department’s job is of course to make such things hard, […]

Five tips for resumes when you had only one employer

When you’ve worked at only one employer for your whole career, writing a resume that wins interviews may be no easy task. The reason: recruiters may take a dim view of your single-company job history, seeing a lack of opportunity taking. Here are 5 tips to organize your one company resume.

5 tips to leave an employer

Driving your career to its best may imply that one day or another, you will have to leave your employer. Be careful: what happens during that transition could make or break your career reputation. So, here are five smart tips that will keep your reputation bright.

Career management : 10 reasons why you should blog

If you ever need a few arguments to explain why blogs and blogging are not a pointless waste of time, but can be a real bonus for your career, look no further ! Tim Bray hits the points with 10 reasons why blogging can be good for your professional life:

The top 10 reasons why people quit their jobs

A job consultant took some time to list the top 10 reasons why workers would quit their jobs, and the results are quite stunning. Check by yourself :