Job Search Advice

How to Deal With Depression After a Job Loss

Job Dragon Job Dragon : February 20, 2020

A job loss can completely turn your life upside down. You may be feeling like you don't know which way is up. This is not an uncommon reaction. Depression can be a problem during a time like this. If you think you are experiencing depression after losing your job, here are a few tips to help you deal. 

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Social Media – Friend or Foe in Your Job Search?

Job Dragon Job Dragon : January 22, 2020

Social media is everywhere. Some wonder if it is a friend or foe in your efforts to find employment. The truth of the matter is that it can be either, or both, depending on how you use social media and how potential employers use it. Your social media profiles and who you follow on social media reveals more about you than you may realize.

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How to Handle Cliques in the Workplace

Job Dragon Job Dragon : December 19, 2019

Have you started a new job, hoping to make new work friends, only to find out there are workplace cliques? Cliques are tight-knit groups of people who won’t let others into the “inner circle.” You might remember these from your early school days. They were the kids who kept everybody else out of their group. Unfortunately, some people carry this bad behavior into adulthood. Here’s what to do when you encounter cliques in the workplace.

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What Should You Know About A Company Before The Interview?

Job Dragon Job Dragon : November 18, 2019

Everyone says you should do your research before going in to a job interview. But no one actually tells you what you’re supposed to find out. Obviously, you shouldn’t have to spend an entire day combing the web so you can write a thesis on every company that deigns to interview you.

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Tips to Ask for a Raise

Job Dragon Job Dragon : October 21, 2019

Every employee comes to that time in his or her life when he or she feels as though it's time for a raise. Some employers offer time-scheduled raises that employees do not have to request. Other employers do not. Here are some tips for asking for a raise if you work for an employer that does not offer time-scheduled raises. 

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