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How to Boost YOUR Productivity

Are you productive (efficient and effective) enough or do you sometimes waste time or go off on a tangent (instead of focusing on what’s ahead of you)? If you answer the latter, then this post is for you. If you … Continue reading

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Quotes to Inspire You

There are times when all of us need some inspiration to keep us motivated. Our favorite (as reflected in the blog subtitle is to “live life every day.” ūüôā What is YOUR ¬†favorite¬† inspirational quote? For more inspiration, check out … Continue reading

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FREE: 2017 Edition of Careers in Business

Learn about the many opportunities and challenges facing those interested in a career in business. The latest data are included. Lots of data!! Outline of Topics: General Hints Background Data By Occupation Long-term Trends Hot Long-term Business Career Opportunities Bureau … Continue reading

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New Retail Career Videos

Here are several recent videos about the career possibilities in retailing, featuring actual companies.            

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Looking for Retailing Salary Information?

We’ve talked before about salary information sites such as PayScale. Today, we’re highlighting another valuable salary guide — Good Calculators. At¬† the salary calculator section of the site, you can learn salaries by state, occupation, and career, and all occupations … Continue reading

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Careers at Sephora

Sephora¬†is a global powerhouse in cosmetics and other beauty care products. It has 2,300 stores in 33 countries around the globe. worldwide, with more than 430 stores in the Americas. The retailer offers a number of career opportunities: “At Sephora, … Continue reading

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Employee Turnover in Retailing: An Infographic

Employee turnover is a big issue for many retailers, regardless of their size. In the United States, including only data reported to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the retail sector has had monthly employee separations in 2015-2016 ranging from 571,000 … Continue reading

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