9 Ways to Spend Your Lunch Break

9 Ways to Spend Your Lunch Break

Whether you work in an office environment or from home, chances are that you aim to take a break during lunch time, right? I look forward to my lunch hour every day since it gives me an opportunity to take a step back from my work and focus on something else for a while. Sometimes it’s good to just take a break and start working right where you left off with a clear mind.

I’ve been a working professional for almost six years now and I’ve spent my lunch hour in a variety of different ways. During my first job right out of college, I always made it a point to leave the office during lunch. Sometimes I ate lunch in my car just because I wanted to get away from my desk and listen to the radio. Nowadays, I spend my lunch break either at my desk catching up on emails, at the gym for a quick cardio session or I even go out with coworkers.

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10 Work-from-Home Jobs That Can Pay $100,000 or More

10 Work-from-Home Jobs That Can Pay $100,000 or More

Do you dream of working from home? Plenty of people do. What some people don't know is that you can work remotely AND still make a hefty salary. That sounds like a win-win, doesn't it?!

From 2005 to 2015, there has been a 115% percent increase in telecommuting. I would have never guessed that! With the growth of telecommuting and working remotely, stats have been uncovered around the average telecommuter. Here are some interesting tidbits that you might not know: the average telecommuter is 46 years or older, has at least a bachelor’s degree, and earns a higher median salary than an in-office worker. If that doesn't build an appealing case toward having a goal to work remotely, I don't know what does! 

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10 Things Every Entry-Level Employee Should Do

10 Things Every Entry-Level Employee Should Do

You did it! You perfected your cover letter and resume, applied for the job, rocked the interview, and got hired. The “real world” will suddenly begin to feel more real now that a steady paycheck will be coming your way. Starting your first job out of college is a rite of passage. Sure, you may have had summer jobs or internships between semesters and during the summers in college, but this is the real deal. This is what you worked your butt of in college for. All those late-night study sessions, group projects and exams all lead to this.

So, now that you landed the job and you’re on cloud nine, remember to do these 10 things to set yourself up for a smooth transition into the working world:  

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4 Tools I Use As a Social Media Manager

4 Tools I Use  As a Social Media Manager

If you were to ask me what I wanted to be when I grew up as a kid my immediate answer would have been a veterinarian. I would have never guessed that having a job centered around social media would be possible. Fast forward to 2017 and here we are! I’m a social media manager for an amazing company and I couldn’t be happier.

Social media plays a huge role in people’s lives. It allows us to connect to our family, friends and people who share common interests with us. People also use social media to connect with their favorite celebrities, brands and influencers by following along with status updates, tweets, photos, snaps and vlogs. As a social media manager by day, here are four tools I enjoy using:

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