We all want to feel like our best self, but sometimes it can be overwhelming to think about where to start. Especially when we’re juggling lots of obligations between work, school, and family, the quest for self-improvement can seem downright frivolous. The good news is that becoming a better person can be as simple (and inexpensive) as simply making your bed in the morning!
The U.S. News & World Report recently released their annual list of best jobs. The ranking looks at jobs across 15 different categories and factors in things such as salary, room for growth, and work-life balance. This year’s top four winners for Best Job Overall are:
Knowing what type of job you’re looking for is a great first step to a successful job search. So how about when you start digging into the process of sorting through job postings and deciphering which jobs to apply to? It can be overwhelming, especially when job postings aren’t crystal clear in their details about required experience or what the on-the-job responsibilities will be.
As we get into the middle of January, many of us have been working towards keeping the resolution we set on the first. If you’re not feeling yours or think a better focus might serve you better this year, it’s not too late to change course. It’s never too late, of course! To help give you some ideas as to what resolutions to set for your professional life, the folks at Monster came up with lists of the best New Year’s resolutions, broken down by decades.
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.