Laid Off? Now is the Time to Begin Working — Here’s Why

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Like millions of Americans, you lost your job to the COVID-19 pandemic. Thanks to unemployment and the CARES Act, you’ve been able to stay afloat — and perhaps even collect a bit more than you were making at your job. However, it’s time to start thinking about heading back to the grind. No doubt, you… Read more »

Learn How to Keep a Productive Work-Life Balance

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If you’re like millions of Americans, you’ve been working from home since the COVID-19 pandemic changed life as we know it. You’re grateful to have the ability to continue working from your home’s comforts safely, but doing so isn’t always easy, especially if you have children. Chances are, your kids are home with you 24/7,… Read more »

What You Need to Know If You’ve Been Laid Off or Furloughed

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Many companies have been struggling to stay afloat during the COVID-19 pandemic. Unfortunately, this means mass layoffs and extended furloughs have become all too common. If you’ve been laid off or furloughed, you’re not alone. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the unemployment rate in Kentucky reached 10.6%  in May 2020. You’re probably feeling a… Read more »

Maintaining Your Mental Health While at Home

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The COVID-19 pandemic means you’re currently spending more time at home than ever — especially if you’re now working remotely. Undoubtedly, being home during this time of uncertainty makes you feel safe, but it can also be isolating. Social distancing has changed life as you know it. You’re likely not spending time with any —… Read more »

4 Reasons to Return to Work Instead of Collecting Unemployment

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Like millions of Americans, you’ve been collecting unemployment over the past few months, because you either lost your job or were furloughed due to the pandemic. Now that the economy is slowly starting to reopen, you’re thinking about going back to work. Since there’s still no cure or vaccine for COVID-19, you’re understandably nervous about… Read more »

Questions to Ask Your Employer When Returning to Work

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If you’ve been working from home — or furloughed — due to COVID-19, the thought of going back to work might be a bit overwhelming. While you’re eager to return to a somewhat normal routine, you know there’s a lot of risks involved that weren’t there before the pandemic. Before heading back to your physical… Read more »

4 Ways to Be Happier and More Successful at Work

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You spend a large part of your life at work, so it’s important to be happy there. If you’re currently content, but not super excited about your job, it’s time to change that. A few small adjustments can make a world of difference. Here are a few tips to help you transform a job that’s… Read more »

4 Things You Should Immediately Do After a Job Interview

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You’re about to interview for a job you’re excited about. No doubt, you’ve spent a lot of time preparing for the interview itself, but it’s also important to know how to proceed afterward. Making the right post-interview moves can help solidify the hiring manger’s feeling that you’re the best person for the job. Here’s some… Read more »

5 Tips to Be a Successful Temporary Employee

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Temporary opportunities come with an expiration date, but that doesn’t mean they’re an invitation to slack off. While you’re part of the team, both your behavior and the work you do are a direct reflection of the company. If you make a great impression, temp jobs can change your career for the better. Here’s some… Read more »

4 Tips For Getting the Right Kind of Feedback at a New Job

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You just started a new job, and you really want to make a great impression. Feedback is the best way to find out how you’re doing, but it isn’t always offered freely. Sometimes you have to take matters into your own hands and request it. Of course, there’s a right and wrong way to go… Read more »