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Apps To Boost Your Productivity This Year

Thursday, January 4, 2018
Productivity Mobile Apps

While we often default to weight loss and fitness when it comes to New Years resolutions, the beginning of a calendar year is also a great time to reassess our work habits. Having a good system in place for how we handle our day-to-day tasks also helps us work towards those bigger goals. Smartphone apps can give us a major boost as we streamline our day.

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End of Semester Stress Management

Tuesday, December 19, 2017
Stress Management

As the semester winds down, it can be hard to balance work with life and school. Final exams and extra social and family obligations can be overwhelming. It’s totally normal to feel stressed, but when we don’t take steps to manage the stress in our life, it can make us feel worse by impacting our physical and mental health and even disrupt sleep and appetite. What to do?

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Better Sleep Even When You’re Stressed Out

Monday, December 4, 2017
Alarm Clock

As we get into the holiday season and the end of the semester looms, stress levels can soar. Trying to balance deadlines at work and school with social and family obligations can get to the best of us. Aside from impacting our mood, energy, and appetite, stress can also mess with our sleep patterns.

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Time To Fall Back!

Friday, November 3, 2017

This coming Sunday, November 5th, remember to set your clocks back an hour for the end of Daylight Saving Time.  Sunrise and sunset will be earlier, but the upside is that there will be more sunlight in the morning to help you get out of bed to face the day.

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Crafting a Killer Cover Letter

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Nailing your resume and narrowing down your job search are both important parts of the job hunt, but what about when you find a job posting you want to apply for? Even a stellar prospective employee can be lost in the shuffle if their cover letter isn’t up to par.

This blog post from Career Contessa breaks it down clearly and provides a checklist to help you hit the mark every time.

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