Career Advice

Convince an Employer to Hire You Part-Time Instead of Full-Time

JobsinCareer October 15, 2021

There used to be a time when it was difficult to find a full-time job. Now it seems that most employers want workers in their establishments full-time. This desire may be due to the loss of staff because of recent health crises. You may have personal reasons for only wanting to work a part-time shift. Here's what you can do to convince a prospective employer to take you as a part-time employee even if the request is for full-time.

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What Is Insubordination and How Can It Affect You?

JobsinCareer September 16, 2021

You've probably heard the term "insubordination" at one time or another when discussing work. This is an explanation of what insubordination is and how it can affect you and your future.

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Three Situations When Two Weeks' Notice Isn't Necessary

JobsinCareer August 17, 2021

It's always courteous to give your employer two weeks' notice when you intend to leave the job. It isn't mandatory, but it's an adopted custom. Many employers will place workers on a no-rehire list when they fail to provide two weeks' notice before they leave. So most of the time, it's the right thing to do. However, these are a few situations when leaving a two weeks' notice is not necessary, and no one will fault you for not doing so:

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What if Something Negative Comes up on a Background Check

JobsinCareer July 16, 2021

Sometimes, negative information can come up on your background check. Employers search for various information before they complete the onboarding process. That information includes a criminal background check as well as a credit report check in some cases. The employers have the right to approve or deny your employment offer once they receive the details. Here is what you can do if the employer contacts you and notifies you that something negative has come up in your report:

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Work-At-Home Jobs You Can Start In Less Than A Month

JobsinCareer June 24, 2021

Ready to take the plunge into remote work? The good news is there are plenty of work-at-home jobs you can start quickly. Let's take a look at a few popular work-from-home jobs that require little to no job training.

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