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How Does Emotional Intelligence Contribute to Success in Career and Parenthood?

How do you respond when your child is having a temper tantrum? Do you get frustrated and yell back? While it’s often easier said than done, they might calm down faster if you react compassionately, just as you’d have an easier time resolving a workplace conflict if you remain measured. There is only one thing to help you navigate these difficult situations — emotional intelligence (EQ). 

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Helpful Tips for Military Spouses on Starting Your Own Career

A military spouse’s professional path entails negotiating a distinct set of opportunities and obstacles. In the dynamic landscape of frequent relocations and shifting responsibilities, establishing a fulfilling career can be both rewarding and complex. From researching versatile career options to leveraging the support networks within the military community, these tips aim to empower you in creating a successful career trajectory that aligns with the demands of military life.

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So Your Child is Interested in a Digital Career – What Parents Should Know

Today’s kids will never know a world without immersive technology. They’ve been surrounded by it their entire lives. To adults, it may feel like yesterday, but if you have a child younger than 15, they’ve never known a world without an iPhone. If anything, they’ve been thrust into a world surrounded by digital devices and technology since the moment they were born. 

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5 Tips for Returning to the Workforce in 2023

If you’ve been out of the workforce for a while, the idea of returning can be intimidating. You might be feeling a bit out of place when it comes to job searching and worried about how to make yourself relevant in the job market again. Don’t worry – you’re not alone. Many people take breaks from their careers for various reasons, and there are steps you can take to get back on track. 

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How Families Are Thriving With Better Careers In Business

Recent world events have greatly changed how, where and when we work. Some families have found more freedom in their careers that allow them to work from home and cater to their family’s needs. If you have strong computer skills and access to secure data, you can work remotely or cobble together several different freelance positions to earn just as much from home. No matter your industry, these options can provide you with a better life than you’ve previously enjoyed.

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Nurture Your Child’s Career Development At An Early Age

Kids often start aspiring or choosing their future careers as soon as they are four or five. It’s not strange to hear a five-year-old saying, “I will be a pilot when I grow up,” or “I want to be an engineer when I join university.” According to The Washington Post, as a parent or guardian, you must find ways to nurture your child’s career development from an early age. Perhaps you view your child’s career dreams as trivial childhood fancies, or you condemn your kid for mentioning a profession you don’t approve of. But did you know that you have a responsibility and duty to nurture, motivate, guide, and challenge your child to achieve their dreams?

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Great Second Career Ideas for Working Moms 

As soon as women become mothers, their view of the world changes. Since being a mother is already a full-time job, having a career can often become hard. This is especially hard if your currency work doesn’t allow flexible working hours, enough vacation days, or any other kind of flexibility and security. So, it is not surprising that many women after becoming mothers decide to find security and flexibility in other careers. If you recognize yourself in this, here are some great second career ideas that you can explore. 

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Tips for Choosing a Great Career When You Have a Family

There are points in life when changes are necessary for a family. For instance, purchasing a bigger home as your family grows, ordering pamper delivery service with the birth of a newborn, or moving closer to elderly parents who can no longer care for themselves. It is inevitable because there is nothing to be done about life changes. There will also be decisions made about changing careers and different things must be taken into account when making that decision. Continue reading to discover why adults make decisions to change their careers and get some tips for choosing a great career when you have a family.