Get a Jump On Your Mondays

Own Your Mondays: Three Tips to Avoid the Monday Blues

Do you feel a tremendous lack of motivation on Monday mornings? Do you find it difficult to transition from weekend mode to work mode each week? Well, if so, you’re not alone. This feeling of sluggishness and lethargy that many of us face each week has a name:

The Monday Blues.

If you’re suffering from these Monday Blues week in and week out, I want to offer some suggestions to help turn Monday into a day you actually look forward to and benefit from rather than a day you dread.

After all, let’s face it, Mondays are here to stay, so we might as well learn to OWN them!

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5 Ways to Keep Your Resume Current

If you were presented with an exciting job opportunity today, would you be able to submit your resume immediately to the recruiter? If not, you need to follow the tips in this article to keep your resume current. Remember, even if you are happy in your career, you may still have need of an updated resume. Your company could ask for a resume as they consider you for a promotion. Many professional organizations ask to review your resume as a requirement for membership. And you never know when you might bump into someone recruiting for your “dream job”. In each of these decisions, you need to be able to submit an accurate, current resume fast! Here are some tips on keeping your resume ready at all times:

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Ask Questions to Your Interviewer

8 Questions to Ask Your Interviewer

Towards the end of your job interview, most likely the interviewer will give you a chance to ask a couple questions. Too often, candidates begin to stumble and stutter at this point because they did not prepare any questions for the interviewer. This is not the last impression you want to leave on an interviewer. Below are a few general questions you can ask at the end of any job interview:

1)How would you define success for this role? This question can be used for any position you are applying to. You are essentially trying to get an understanding of how your performance will be measured if you were to land the job.

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