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Do You Have Reliable Transportation?

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A question that you may be in on a job application or in a job interview is whether or not you have reliable transportation. To that end, this article is going to unpack what it means to have reliable transportation, why it’s important, and answer other common questions around reliable transportation and jobs. What Does It Mean to Have Reliable Transportation? Reliable transportation means...

Requisition Closed: What Does It Mean

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Many companies provide some type of a portal for you to see the status of a job after submitting your application. It’s a helpful tool to know where the company is in the interview process, but it can also be confusing. One of the more confusing aspects of the job status portals is the use of HR-centric language that applicants may not be as familiar with. One of the most common examples of...

Fast-paced Environment: Overview & Interview Questions

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An increasingly common requirement on job descriptions is the ability to work in a “fast-paced environment.” And while the term “fast-paced environment” comes up more and more regularly, there is still some ambiguity about what it actually means and what it’s like to work in that type of environment. To that end, this article provides an overview of what it means to...

How to Ask Someone To Keep You In Mind for a Job

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In our increasingly connecting world, we’re more likely than ever to hear about existing or forthcoming job opportunities. And some of those job opportunities may be exactly what you’re looking for.  But when you come across one of those interesting opportunities, it can feel awkward to ask someone to keep you in mind for that job. To that end, this article is going to provide...

10 Signs That You Have a Toxic Boss

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Studies show that the number one reason that people leave a job is because they don’t like their boss. With that being the case, having a good boss is critical to having a good experience at work. And if you’re reading this article, there’s a good chance that you have some concerns about your boss, and that you may not be enjoying your job as a result. To help you assess whether...

25+ Best Birthday Wishes for a Boss or Mentor

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A birthday provides a great opportunity to recognize and show appreciation to a boss, mentor, or respected person in your life. To that end, included below are 25+ birthday wishes that you can choose from to share with that respected individual. You can use the birthday wishes in an email, a text message, a handwritten note, or in conversation with the boss, mentor, or respected person to whom...

How to Introduce Yourself Professionally (with Samples)

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Introducing yourself in any context can be nerve ranking. And that’s especially true when you’re introducing yourself professionally. You want to make a good first impression and begin to build good personal and professional relationships. But you’re nervous as a professional introduction feels like a big deal. So you freeze. You avoid introducing yourself. Or you play it safe...

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