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Reward Your Employees the Inexpensive Way

Employers, it's time to show your appreciation in other creative ways than just handing out a check. Money is the best reward you could give someone for his or her service. However, if you've been trying to implement other useful methods, that's where this article will come in handy. As outlined in the infographic provided—courtesy of Officevibe—there are 20 different possible...

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New Report Highlights Why Women Are Paid Less Than Men

I'm sure we would all like to think that our workplaces are meritocratic places, where success is treated equally. Alas, a recent report from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York suggests that is very far from the case, with male executives treated very differently to female ones. See Also: #GenderDiscrimination: Twitter is the latest Tech-giant to be Sued by a WomanThe report trawled through...

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Research Highlights The Biases Holding Women Back In STEM Industries

The lack of women in STEM related subjects has been the subject of a great deal of discussion in recent years, not least in my articles here at CareerAddict. A recent study highlights the challenges society faces, with a number of biases revealed that hamper the chances of women who wish to get into STEM related fields. What's more, the study found that many of these biases play out very...

Awesome Social Media Tools for Creating Images and Infographics

Awesome Social Media Tools for Creating Images and Infographics

iStock When it comes to social media marketing, images play a very important role in engaging your audience. Therefore, you will need to take time to create images for your social media strategy. Here are some tools which will make it easier for you to create awesome images for use on social media: See also: Top 4 Social Media Tools to Boost Your 2015 Business

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The Killing Machine That Became a Hippie

The Killing Machine That Became a Hippie

Mick Dodge is known as the Barefoot Sensei, the Walking Mountain or the Barefoot Nomad. He also spent six years of his life as a Marine, but decided to leave modern society behind to live in the Hoh Rain Forest. He isn’t a mountain man survivalist, mind you; he has some accoutrements of the modern world, like a cellphone and a home, but he tries as much as possible to barter for what he...

5 Free Mobile Apps Nannies Can Use in Their Jobs

5 Free Mobile Apps Nannies Can Use in Their Jobs

iStock Nannies have a job that can be both fulfilling and challenging as they take care of other people’s children. Anything that can make their work life easier would be welcomed by most nannies. There are a variety of mobile apps that can help nannies throughout the hours worked caring for children. This article will discuss five of those free mobile apps. See also: How to Become a...

Dumbest Vehicle Related Inventions

Dumbest Vehicle Related Inventions

On one faithful day one of our primitive ancestors saw what I assume was an early predecessor to the horse and said: ‘Why the hell is I using my own feet to walk this stupid frozen tundra, I’ll just ride that thing.’ and thus transportation was born. This process I’m sure took a lot more trial and error than what I described here, with a lot of biting, kicking and...

The World’s Top 10 Most Influential Thinkers 2015

The World’s Top 10 Most Influential Thinkers 2015

‘Prospect’ magazine, a magazine synonymous with everything intellectual (“the magazine of ideas”), has recently published its latest annual ranking of the world’s greatest thinkers. Last year’s winner was the economist and philosopher Amartya Sen, but Sen is notably absent from this year’s pantheon, which rewards impact over the past year. There...

Cons That Could Have Been April Fool’s Pranks

Cons That Could Have Been April Fool’s Pranks

April Fools’ Day is the bane of the gullible; year after year we get burned by innocent lies, elaborate pranks and tomfoolery that make us look like slack-jawed morons. Fear not, my friends that still have a sliver of faith in humanity: these people were duped so hard that it makes us look like street-hardened wise-guys. Here are cons so outrageous they could’ve been April...

7 Great Tools for Keeping Track of Remote Workers

7 Great Tools for Keeping Track of Remote Workers

iStock Nowadays, there are many companies all over the world that have employees working in remote locations. Managing such teams efficiently can be a very challenging task. Fortunately, there are some great tools out there that can make it easier for you to manage your remote workers. See also: How to Virtualise Your Workforce

Disadvantages of Owning a Franchise

Disadvantages of Owning a Franchise

Owning a franchise is a great idea which could offer several benefits. These includes brand recognition, franchisor support, assured quality of products and exclusivity. However, despite all its advantages, franchise ownership also has some downsides.

5 Natural Allergy Remedies

5 Natural Allergy Remedies

You're a snotty, sniffling mess, your eyes are bloodshot and you’re always sleepy because you’re constantly high on cough medicine. Seasonal allergies can be hell for people that suffer for them and going through the day as an allergy-drug zombie isn’t the best solution. Fear not fair-snot monster I am here to take your snot away…actually you can keep the snot, but...

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A Third of All CVs Contain Spelling Errors

According to new research by the jobs search engine Adzuna.co.uk, reported in Recruitment International, nearly a third of all CVs in the UK have at least one spelling error. Of those with mistakes, over half (54%) contained just one misspelt word and a sloppy 46% featured more than a couple of spelling mistakes. The most common spelling error made by job applicants, according to the study, is...

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6 Bad Habits You Can Quit Using Apps

Did you know that mobile apps can help you break your bad habits? Apart from making your communication with other people simpler and allowing you to download your favourite games on your mobile or tablet, apps can also make your life a lot easier and healthier! If you are a smoker or an over spender apparently the only thing you need is an app that can help you control your addiction! Check out...

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How to Become Forensic Photographer in the US

Forensic photographers are often part of the investigation unit that arrives at an accident or scene of a crime. Their primary task is to take sequential photos of the scene, which will later aid the investigation. A keen eye for detail, exceptional photography skills and training in forensic photography is what you need to get this job. See Also: 10 High-Paying Careers for Majors in...

6 Post-Grad Money Mistakes to Avoid

6 Post-Grad Money Mistakes to Avoid

Graduating from college is one of the biggest milestones in a young adult’s life. And most young people are excited to start their adult life and careers. But life after graduation has its challenges. For some graduates, this is their first experience managing personal finances. And unfortunately, they often make a few post-grad money mistakes. See also: 6 Signs You're on the Verge...

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