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  • Build your career with free online courses

    Build your career with free online courses

    Via Daily Nation : If you went through the 8-4-4 system, it was always about passing an exam which most of the time entailed cramming all the information you could muster to regurgitate it on an exam paper. But the truth about life is that you never stop learning. Meeting a […]

  • 10 pieces of bad career advice you should ignore

    10 pieces of bad career advice you should ignore

    Via The Economic Times : We were told, if we focus on good grades, life will be great. But the ones who got good jobs and life partners were not necessarily school or college toppers. They said, clear this entrance exam and you will be successful, but others became millionaires. We […]

  • Career Advice: 7 reputation-killing words you unconsciously overuse

    Career Advice: 7 reputation-killing words you unconsciously overuse

    Via MIC : If phrases like, “I’ve got a lot on my plate” or “Let’s circle back” at work sound like nails on a chalkboard to you, consider how “I can’t” or “Sorry, but” sounds. Some workplace phrases are bothersome, but others are total career killers. Terms like “deep dive” or “thinking […]

  • Business and Career Advice: How to Stay Ahead of the Curve

    Business and Career Advice: How to Stay Ahead of the Curve

    Via Parade : What status quo? According to IBM researchers, there are no more static or predictable patterns: Continuous change is the new norm. Ironically, it’s also more normal than new—these findings were first discovered in 2008. Whether or not we choose to accept this wake-up call and react accordingly, well… […]

  • 5 popular pieces of career advice you should actually just ignore

    5 popular pieces of career advice you should actually just ignore

    Via MIC : People love to give advice about pretty much anything — relationships, jobs, money, you name it. And without the sage counsel of those who came before us, where would we be? (Living in a van down by the river, probably.) But don’t just follow these clichés blindly. […]

  • Will jobs exist in 2050?

    Will jobs exist in 2050?

    Via The Guardian : Will jobs exist in 2050? Sophisticated machines are fast outpacing jobs. What does this mean for the future of work? And if there are no jobs, what we will do with our time? There’s no question that technology is drastically changing the way we work, but what […]

  • This Is What It Means For The Future Of Pharma

    This Is What It Means For The Future Of Pharma

    Via Med Reps : This Is What It Means For The Future Of Pharma Our mothers always advised it — think of something other than the pain and it won’t hurt so badly. At the time, we would have rolled our eyes, but the tech world is bringing our mothers’ wise […]

  • What skills will today’s students need tomorrow?

    What skills will today’s students need tomorrow?

    Via CBS News : What skills will today’s students need tomorrow? This time of the year, the question many high school- and college-age kids often ask is: “What should I be studying now so that I’ll have a good job later?” With my two daughters — one in college and the […]