5 RESUME WRITING TIPS FOR WOMEN

Writing a resume for a job can be complex for women given that you aren’t the only candidate applying for that job. In fact, there are many cases of taking so much time in writing a resume but never to hear about it again after being submitted. The reality is that it is possible no one even check your resume at all. The reason is not far-fetched; many large companies use applicant tracking systems that scan your resume to know if you are the right person for the job. That is why having a … [Read more...]

Flexible Family Nurse Practitioner Career Choices

As the interest in the family nurse practitioner (FNP) role has grown, the career options through careful program selection have enabled nurses to better control their healthcare career trajectory. While the FNP role broadly speaking has a strong family-oriented focus, there are different programs open for nurses that know exactly where they wish to head in their careers. Let’s now consider a few of the options for healthcare staff looking at becoming a family nurse practitioner. The MSN … [Read more...]

The Best Degrees (and Jobs) for Women Today

In a previous article, we talked about how women can secure the perfect job and advance in their career. Despite the many changes happening in the market, there are still significant gaps between men and women at work, especially in a corporate environment. Changes are still being made to correct the common issues, but it is time for women to take more control and be an active part of the change. One of the ways you can control your own future is by choosing a degree – and a career – that … [Read more...]

Five Ways To Secure The Perfect Job For You

Equal rights in the workplace have come far over recent decades, and quite rightly so! However, in some environments, it can still feel like it’s a man’s world out there and the chances of landing a job and progressing up the career ladder are limited in comparison. You have nothing to fear; reach for the stars and push your knowledge and skills to the limit. Here are five ways to secure your perfect job, whatever industry you are trying to break into. Get the skills It doesn’t matter … [Read more...]

Stay Positive During Your Job Search by Keeping It Real

Life is strange: you try to cope with a miserable job one day and then you’re trying to cope with the misery of not having that job the next. It wasn’t that long ago that I sent out 70+ resumes in one month. Only heard back from one employer. I was rejected. From an internship. That’s right, I actually applied for an internship. As a thirty-year-old with ten years of work experience. If you’re struggling with finding a job, most people will say something that boils down to stay … [Read more...]

Forget Your Assignment Writing Worries

Australia Essay Writing Service: Forget your assignment writing worries High- quality and experienced academic writers are available to the students in Australia who can provide them with their exclusive services at a very reasonable cost. They offer Australia Essay services to help students write their essays, may it be an assignment that they have to submit in due time; or whether it is a scientific research paper or a thesis for which they have ample amount of time left. The writing … [Read more...]

How to Find the Perfect Job Role for You

If you have been stuck in a job that you don’t like, you will probably have been thinking about trying something different. The only problem is that finding a new job can be tough, especially if you have only worked in one field before. So, if you are planning on changing your career, then it might as well be a worthwhile experience. What you need to do is find the ideal job for you, one that will make you happy to be at work. Here are some tips on finding that dream job. What Do You Want to … [Read more...]

Demand for Nurse Practitioners is Skyrocketing in Texas

According to reports, a demand for nurse practitioners is high across the United States, in part due to the AMA capping medical school enrollment in the 1990's to maximize earnings for M.D.s. Yet demand for medical professionals hasn’t slackened as the population has both grown and aged. Nurse practitioners evolved to fill in the gap. However, demand for NP's varies across the nation. Demand for nurse practitioners is skyrocketing in Texas. Let’s look at the reasons behind the nurse shortage … [Read more...]

Four Signs You’re a Perfect Fit for a Healthcare Career

Have you been working in a certain career for a while, only to dislike your job more and more each day? Are you a young person who is having to make the important decision of what to study in college and subsequently what you are going to work as in your future career? Whether you’re heading for a career change or making important decisions for the rest of your life, examining your best and worst qualities is an important part of determining which career choice is the best for you. Working in … [Read more...]

What to Look Forward to as You Grow Older

While for many, the advance of age can be something to shock and scare, it is really all a matter of perspective. Getting older doesn’t have to be a miserable experience - in fact, having a miserable attitude about it will only increase the chances that it becomes so. A self-fulfilling prophecy, if you will. Your attitude can really make all the difference, and if you look on the bright side and remind yourself of the positive aspects of growing older continually, you’re going to enjoy the whole … [Read more...]

Going Beyond the Bank: A Female Entrepreneur

There remains a lot of unfamiliarity with financing options available to businesses, more specifically female entrepreneurs. Securing finance in any economic climate can be daunting, whether it is for expansion plans or an initial startup. However, with the use of comparison sites, women can now see a range of options available to them beyond traditional bank lending. Impact of Unawareness According to research done by Just Cash Flow, almost 35% of female entrepreneurs continue to … [Read more...]

Take control and become your own boss

Have you ever thought about what it would be like to give up the office job and become your own boss? It might sound like the ideal situation, being able to be at home with a cup of coffee working in your pajamas. However, there is more to it than that; it can be hard work, and you will have to do all the jobs that others would normally do for you. Financial Independence One of the first things you need to know before you become your own boss is whether you can survive with the income you … [Read more...]

Top Issues Women Still Face at Work (How to Deal with Them)

Despite the recent changes and developments in gender equality, women still face many issues at work. Equal pay is still a problem in many companies, even with so many movements and real efforts being made to close the gap. We’re still a long way from equal pay, but the increasing awareness is helping women to get fair compensation for their expertise. Unfortunately, there are other issues that working women face regularly. Knowing more about these issues and how to deal with them are the … [Read more...]

Hurdles Women Face in their Quest for Professional Success

Do women find it more difficult than men to achieve professional success? Let’s see now. Women are better qualified! More than 50% of the students entering college in western countries are women. According to the results of a study conducted by the Institute for Women’s Policy Research, around 36% of millennial women of ages 25 to 34 have a bachelor’s degree or higher qualifications as compared to men. But, do higher qualifications translate into better professional success and equal … [Read more...]

Women Who Work Hard Play Hard – Now It Is Time to Relax

One of the most common personality traits among women who are overachievers is that they work hard, yes, but they play hard as well. Literally everything they do calls for 150% effort and at some point, it’s just time to take a step off the treadmill for a quick breather, and then back at it. However, without that time of recharging, you find that everything you do begins to slow down to a halt and you are going to be forced to take a break ready or not, like it or not. This year, why not plan … [Read more...]

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