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3 Steps to Take If Your Employer is Breaking Wage Laws

3 Steps to Take If Your Employer is Breaking Wage Laws

Love your job or not, there’s nothing quite as satisfying as receiving your paycheck. After all, you not only depend on it to live, but it’s also the tangible result of all your weeks and months of hard work. However, have you ever received your paycheck only to realize that it’s not quite what you expected? Maybe you worked overtime ... Read More »

Quit too Soon? How to Get Your Old Job Back

Quit too Soon? How to Get Your Old Job Back

You’ve been working at your job for a while. Then it happens, you just can’t stand it any longer. You’ve come to the point where you march into the boss’s office and announce you are giving your two weeks! You march out and head home for the day. When you cool down you realize that you didn’t really want to ... Read More »

How to Ask for a Raise at Work (and Get it!)

How to Ask for a Raise at Work (and Get it!)

You work hard. You’ve been nailing it. Clients love you and you’ve brought in some great new accounts. You were just handed some new responsibility. You are going places. The one obstacle in your way is that you don’t feel you are being compensated correctly for your current responsibilities at work. You want a raise. So, how do you go ... Read More »

4 Ways Being Overworked Can Kill Your Productivity

4 Ways Being Overworked Can Kill Your Productivity

There are all types of employees in the workforce. Some love what they do, some like what they do, some work to live and others live to work. You have worker bees who scurry to get everything done for the queen (or king) bees, and grasshoppers who pretend to work, while the ant continues strong every day. You may relate ... Read More »

4 Considerations for Re-entering the Workforce After Retirement

Entering the job force at any age can be daunting. Strong competition with a still recovering economy leads to a harder time getting employed especially if you are brand new to the workforce or are returning after retirement. With more Americans having less saved up for retirement more retirees are returning to the job force or working longer. If you ... Read More »