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Colleagues have resigned one after another, should you also resign?

People leave jobs all the time. It’s when a trickle turns into a flow that people tend to get concerned and wonder, “Why am I still here?” 人们都要经历离职。当走的人越来越多,人们往往就会担心并考虑,“为什么我还在这里?” If the seats around you are emptying at a rapid rate—and not because of a recent layoff or merger—it’s essential to take some time to evaluate your…

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Should I use one piece of paper or two for my resume?

Can a two-page resume increase your odds of getting hired? 一份两页的简历能增加你被录用的机率? Until you’ve reached the mid-point of your career, or unless you’re in a unique industry like academia or medicine, your resume should always be one-page long, right? 在你到达职业生涯中期之前,或者除非你从事的是类似学术界或医学界这样的特殊行业,你的简历总应该是一页,是吗? Maybe not. 也许不是。 Despite the long-held convention, a recent study has found that two-page resumes are…

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Two side jobs that are easy to get started, let’s find out

Side hustles allow you to earn extra income, supplement a still-growing business, or get paid for a hobby you enjoy. 你可以兼职赚取额外收入,补贴增长期的业务,或者从喜欢的业余爱好中获得酬劳。 Many people hesitate to start a side business because they think it’ll be complicated. But the truth is, it doesn’t have to be. 许多人对开始做兼职很犹豫,因为他们觉得会很复杂。但事实上,并非如此。 You don’t need to go to an office, hire employees,…