career counseling Archives - Page 5 of 13 - Kamara Toffolo | Resume Writer | LinkedIn Consultant | Job Search Strategist

4 Signs You Need to Be More of a Jerk at Work

January 11, 2016
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You need to be more of a jerk at work.

Think for a moment about the person in the job that you really want. Maybe it’s a job in middle management, or hell, maybe the CEO of your company. Whomever it is, think about their […]

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4 Stupid Work Rules to Break In 2016 To Get Ahead

Rules are stupid.

Especially at work, rules frustrate, infuriate and stagnate. Asinine and archaic rules in the workplace are pretty much a guaranteed way to drive a good employee straight out the door.

In corporate-land, it’s next to impossible to rewrite the rules. As […]

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12 Slang Words To Leave Behind in 2015

December 28, 2015
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Saying what you mean is hard.

Especially when you feel pressured to use words that add absolutely no value, but seem to have somehow wiggled their way into our daily vernacular.

Yeah, we’re talking buzzwords, catch phrases and straight up slang.

You may think your […]

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How To Feel Thankful For Your Thankless Job

 

“Just give me some God damned chocolates!”, I thought to myself.

No, I wasn’t PMS’ing.

Every holiday season when I was in corporate, my team and I would be forgotten by clients and management. We busted our assess all year long for […]

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