Career & Salary

How To Strike A Balance Between Work And Personal Life

These past few days, I had the luxury to tune out all my worries and to immerse myself in a 3-day vacation. This brief retreat sent my state of mind into its reset mode. My renewed self became more efficient in the workplace. I, for one, believe in creating a balance between work and personal life. The core of balancing these two areas is satisfying both your sense of achievement and your hunger for enjoyment. Achievement is gained through growth

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Work in Romania as a foreigner

The Romanian job market might be difficult for expats that want to work here. The salaries in Romania are pretty low and the competition is very high. Still, if they manage to find a job here, non EU citizens must have a valid work permit, while the EU citizens need to apply for a residence permit. Usually, the employer should take care of all details regarding the application for the work permits, since it is strictly related to the specific

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How To Deal With A Stingy Boss

Frugality is an admirable trait, in most cases. Frugal people are typically prepared to tackle the bumps ahead. They are also able to cut down their environmental wastes. However, giving a reaction is essential if the frugality of your boss pulls down your productivity and lowers your workplace morale. Keep these things in mind before approaching your boss: WHEN DISCUSSING ABOUT MONEY As most of the things in life, timing is everything. Choose the appropriate time and place to approach

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How To Be A Positive Influence In The Workplace

There is a considerable amount of weight in Newton’s third Law of Motion. According to him: “every action has an equal and opposite reaction”. Simply put, forces always come in pairs! No matter how small your action may be, it can either cause a positive or negative influence in the workplace. Aim to radiate a pleasant effect in the workplace by considering the following ideals: A Two-Way Street Let us start with the basics. Without a shadow of doubt, influence

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Immediate Steps On Dealing With A Promotion

Several people are fortunate enough to receive a promotion. The glistening promotion is a chance to better yourself and your existing skill set. Higher roles entail more responsibilities and expectations. Some of your previous co-workers may be happy for you, while others may pull you down! Consider these tips to guide you with the new challenge ahead. #1: DO NOT WALK IN THE DARK When I was given the coveted promotion, a series of thoughts ran through my mind. I

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