Career change

Leaving a job I love

Leaving a job I love

About a month ago, I quit my job. It wasn't a fiery walk out or anything, but there were a lot of tears and sadness. I'd been there for almost 10 years, and they really were like my family in many ways. The sadness was partly because I felt it was unavoidable. I have...

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Leaving a job I love

What else can I do with a degree in Teaching?

Ever wondered what else you could do with a Teaching degree than just teach?  If you've thought about a career change, no doubt you've put it off because you think there's nothing else you could do with your degree. The great news is that teaching prepares you for...

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Leaving a job I love

7 ways a second language can boost your career

Do you know a second language or are thinking of learning one? Good news! Your bilingual skills can help you have an edge on your career too! With the internet, so many companies are able to expand globally. That means the need for people who speak more than one...

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Ditch the dead-end job and make a difference with your career

Ditch the dead-end job and make a difference with your career

So many of us are tired and overworked.  We would love to have more time to give back to the community, but have nowhere to fit this into our busy lives.   At the same time, we’re giving hours a week to soul-less jobs that are sucking out our spirits. Imagine if your...

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Leaving a job I love

Make your career goals happen this year

Make your career goals happen this year by having a clear professional development plan The first month of 2017 is almost over. How are you coming on your professional development goals? If you are stuck on how to move forward, you should try crafting your own career...

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Leaving a job I love

I quit my job today.

Have you ever dreamed about walking in the door and declaring to your loved one “I quit work today”? I did that to my yet-to-be husband many years ago. Was it everything I dreamed of?  Not really.  I had no other job to go to.  No income for the foreseeable future. ...

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