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Difficult skills that will pay off forever

The best things in life may be free, but that doesn't mean they won't take time, sweat, and perseverance to acquire. That's especially the case when it comes to learning important life skills. To ascertain which talents are worth the investment, one Quora reader posed the...

12 signs you're in the right job, even if it doesn't feel like it

We spend a lot of time at work. As CNN reported, a Gallup poll revealed that American adults working full time put in an average of 47 hours a week. Given how many hours we devote to the office, it's probably pretty important to our overall well being that we're in the right...

The Best Career Advice You Never Hear

There's plenty of stale career advice out there: Go the extra mile. Do what you love. Always be the first one there and the last to leave. But a recent Quora thread, "What are a few pieces of unique career advice that nobody ever mentions?", provides something different: valuable...

Questions to ask at the end of every job interview

It's important to remember that every interview is a two-way street. You should be assessing the employer just as much as they're assessing you because you both need to walk away convinced that the job would be a great fit. So when the tables are turned and the interviewer asks, "Do...

You're On! 6 Tips to Ace Your Video Job Interview

  Credit: Andrey Popov/Shutterstock For some job seekers, the phrase "lights, camera, action" is taking on a whole new meaning. In recent years, organizations are increasingly forgoing traditional in-person job interviews in favor of those conducted online via video technology....

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