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How many times should you try starting a new business before realizing that you're not cut out for it?

Topic: Career Advice ,    Subtopic: Mentoring Tags: career business entrepreneur success

Nowadays, we see business "gurus" talk about "killing it", or working so hard that you nearly destroy your personal life in order to succeed. I have been thinking though, at what point is it ok to just let it go and move on from your entrepreneurial desires? How many failures should you have to go t...

asked: UTC 2020-10-05 01:55 PM
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What are some key traits you have seen for people who get promoted?

Topic: Career Advice ,    Subtopic: Getting Promoted Tags: promotion promoted career advancement career advice

In my 13-year banking career, I was never once promoted. I had to move around to different banks for a higher position or for more money. I couldn’t quite figure out the reason why I was never considered for a promotion.   Are there certain traits that can ensure you get promoted? &nbs...

asked: UTC 2020-10-05 07:06 PM
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Do kanban boards really help productivity?

Topic: Career Advice Tags: productivity organization

I've been reading about kanban boards and how they can help organize projects, but they seem to be more hassle than their worth. What's the methodology behind these and is it worth the effort?...

asked: UTC 2020-10-22 02:33 PM
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When interviewing through multiple stages, what can I expect to be different about my second interview for the same job?

Topic: Career Advice ,    Subtopic: Job Interviews Tags: interviewing multi stage interviews interview tips

I have a follow up interview coming soon and want to know how the follow up interview may be different than the initial one....

asked: UTC 2021-08-19 03:22 PM
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How do I teach teenagers about money, savings and investment?

Topic: Career Advice ,    Subtopic: Mentoring Tags: Teenagers savings investment money

I was recently called upon by a teacher in an high school to give a talk on “money: the culture of savings an investment “ I’m somewhat skilled in the subject topic but I just don’t how to teach teenagers ...

asked: UTC 2021-07-08 03:15 AM
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How to protect yourself as a freelancer from clients refusing to pay?

Topic: Career Advice ,    Subtopic: Mentoring Tags: freelance writer writer beauty skincare blog

As a freelancer it becomes difficult knowing who to trust, and who not.  I've been put in situations where a client refuses to pay after the work is completed, or a few who want more done besides what was in the contract.  How do you handle these situations to get what you earned?...

asked: UTC 2021-07-14 01:47 PM
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What is the best freelance website?

Topic: Career Advice ,    Subtopic: Choosing a Career Tags: freelance freelance work upwork fiverr remote work

I'm trying to build my network as a freelancer slowly while I'm still in school. Looking for advice on best practice to build my credibility. ...

asked: UTC 2020-10-21 04:59 PM
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How long should you look for a job in your preferred career before moving on to less appealing positions?

Topic: Career Advice ,    Subtopic: Choosing a Career Tags: Job search Career development

After what amount of time spent job searching should one reframe and begin looking at alternative options?...

asked: UTC 2021-10-18 07:49 PM
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