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Tips To Use When You Dislike Your Job But Can’t Quit

Here’s a tough situation that sounds familiar: You hate going to work and hate your job, but for one reason or another, you can’t quit. The worst part? Your job is a huge part of your life. And when it’s not right, it can feel like it’s ruining your life. There’s no sugarcoating it. And as if that’s not enough, I’m sure you’ve heard your fair share of advice on what to do when your job sucks. And I’m also sure that most of that advice has told you the same thing over and over again: Just quit. It’s well-meaning advice, and I won’t try to argue with it. But, the bottom line is that w e don’t all have the luxury of packing up our stuff up and waving goodbye whenever the going gets tough. …and so that advice leaves you thinking, “What can I do in the meantime?” Step 1: Know You’re Not Alone You’re not the only one in the “I hate my job” club. 52% of people say they aren’t happy with their career choice. And actually, here are some popular career-related Googl

How To Scale Through A Phone Interview

If there's one thing I know about phone interviews, it's that you can't phone them in. Literally. Being prepared and having an idea of questions that you may be asked will certainly pay off and help you to feel more comfortable as the interview goes on. During your call, you may encounter questions ranging from the basics like your work history and professional experience to more situational and behavioral questions. If you recently applied for a job and having a call with a recruiter is part of the interview process, you'll definitely want to check out these tips. Keep these in mind to ensure you rock your next phone interview: Add the phone interview date and time to your calendar or agenda as soon as you're made aware of it A new job is potentially riding on this phone interview! It's something you can't miss or forget about. As soon as you and the recruiter you're working with settle on a date and time for your phone call, put it on yo