Career Guide

Just The FACTS! 10 Things I Wish I Knew About Teaching When I Started

My grandparents owned a two-story walkup in Brooklyn, New York. When I was a child, my cousins and I would take turns asking each other questions, Trivial Pursuit style. If we got the question correct, we moved up one step on the staircase. If we got the

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10 Tips For Balancing Career And Family

Balancing a career and family is a common concern for most individuals. However, it’s important to realize the smallest of changes can produce the strongest of impacts.I’ve often worked jobs that required evening and weekend hours. The question is: What

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How TikTok Jumps By Contra Helped Me Connect With 22,000+ New People Online

In November 2021, I was introduced to a company called Contra. They give professional independents, like me, a new way to present my expertise. Their idea is simple: ditch the resume, showcase your past work through projects, offer your skills through se

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What's A Personal Brand And Why Do You Need One?

When you think about personal branding, a few questions might come to mind: What is a personal brand? Why do I need to develop my personal brand? How do I create a personal brand? Of course, you don't really “create" a personal brand. You already have o

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