Career Advice

Career Advice

“Think not of yourself as the architect of your career but as the sculptor. Expect to have to do a lot of hard hammering and chiseling and scraping and polishing.”
B. C. Forbes

One of the easiest ways for most of us to increase the money we make, is to focus on advancing in our careers. In this section we have all the tips you need — from finding your dream job, to climbing the slippery corporate ladder, to changing course if required.

Please bear with us – this part of the site is still a work in progress…. we are working on making this an insanely resourceful section that will keep growing with time (similar to the money making ideas section).

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Finding a Job

Finding a JobWhether you are looking for your very first job or changing you job for the 10th time, the job hunting process can be both extremely stressful and tremendously exciting at the same time. In this section, we provide you all the ammunition you need to face this challenge head on, and come out the other side a jubilant victor!

Career Advancement

Career AdvancementIn today’s world, career advancement not only depends on how well qualified you are for the job, but also a whole lot of “meta” skill like how well you can project yourself and the work you do. In addition to a great academic background, to thrive in a corporate world you need great communication skills, great management skills and great self promotion skills. In this section we help you hone these additional skills that will let you scale the corporate ladder with easy confidence.

Work Life Balance

Work Life BalanceDon’t forget in your quest to climb the corporate ladder that there is more to life than promotions and bonuses! In this section we tackle one of the most tricky aspects of modern life – the act of juggling a thriving career with a thriving family life.

Workplace Issues

No matter where you work or what you work on, you will at one time or the other have to deal with not-so-pleasant issues. How well you are prepared to deal will them will have a huge impact on both your career advancement and personal peace. In this section we talk about ways to deal with work place issues.

Career Transition

Career TransitionFinally, there comes a time when you need to move on. Whether you are involuntarily laid off at the most inopportune time in your life, planning for years for years to transition from the traditional 9-to-5 to the more unconventional freelance lifestyle or just changing jobs, we have tips for you to help make the transition smooth.