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How to Balance Your Career & Family

 

This is a subject that many women struggle with on a daily basis, how do you balance your career and family? Many people think that this is impossible to have your career and be a mother. You do not need to be super women in order to have your career and still spend quality time with your family. All you need to do is plan your days and schedule to have the balance needed between your career and family. Also you can make some small changes in your daily routine. Here are some tips for balancing work and family:

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The Power of a Part-Time Job!

 

One of the most difficult aspects that most families struggle with is the ability to save money. In some cases as stay at home moms, we want the ability to contribute financially. However, the most important responsibility you have chosen is to stay home and raise your family. No doubt about it, this is the number one objective. In looking at other options to help the family financially it seems near impossible to juggle the kid’s schedule, costs of day care, or wanting to be gone from your home full-time. The truth is, you can have it all.

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Are You The "6 Second" Hire?

 

 

 

There are many studies that are conducted about the behaviors of employers, hiring managers, and job seekers. One that stuck out was conducted by the Ladders employment website. They conducted an "eye-tracking" study that pinpoints 6 seconds as the average time hiring managers and recruiters spend looking at a resume to determine if they are a fit. Amazing, if you truly think about. It all comes done to a few basic elements.

In the process of the 6 second hire, it is not so much that you will be hired, it is about getting this person's attention for the next 60 seconds and 60 seconds after that. The NO will come in 6 seconds. I want you to think of this process as how the TV is worked in your home:

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Is Your Resume a Marketing Tool?

 

Here is a very important concept for all job seekers to understand. If you can get this concept, your job search will become an instant success. So let me ask you the question: "What is your resume?" Now a lot of people will have different answers for this question:

- Biographical Summary

- Chronological Summary

- Job Experience - Work History

- Data Sheet

- Extension of an Application

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