Career Corner: Starting a new job

If you’ve been a reader of this column, you would have seen articles where I discussed the importance of having a well-crafted resume, the benefits of networking during your job search, and how to eng...

October 08, 2019
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Career Corner: Workplace wellness

In a nutshell, workplace wellness refers to the programmes, policies and benefits that are designed for employees to facilitate healthy behaviour in the workplace. Despite its importance, organization...

September 06, 2019
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Career Corner: Let's discuss mental health

When we think about mental health and mental health issues, images of homelessness and tattered clothes often come to mind. Unfortunately, this image is true for some persons, but for many others, men...

August 18, 2019
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Career Corner: My boss doesn’t like me!

At some point in time you may have had a slight inkling that your boss doesn’t like you…for some people, the feeling is more than an assumption and there are clear signs to indicate that the feeling i...

July 02, 2019
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Career Corner: Death in the workplace

At the risk of appearing morbid, the issue of death in the workplace is something that we may encounter at some point in our working lives and is therefore something that we must discuss. When an empl...

June 03, 2019
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Career Corner: Vision boards….at work?

The concept of vision boards is nothing new. In fact, creating vision boards has long been promoted as part of the strategy to help persons get everything they want out of life, and some persons ...

February 18, 2019
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Career Corner: Ready, set, goals for 2019

With Malaika Edwards Admittedly, it seems somewhat surreal that we are again at the start of yet another year. I clearly recall my New Year’s article at the start of 2018, and I am again sharing wi...

January 22, 2019
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Career Corner: Gift giving at Christmas

With Malaika Edwards   Christmas is here! As in previous years, there have been ups and downs, the good and the bad, and we are now preparing to enjoy yet another holiday season. More th...

December 24, 2018
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Career Corner: Choosing a path

Graduation season is once again upon us and congratulations are in order for the Graduating Class of 2018. Well done! When I began writing this column, one of the first things I discussed was life ...

November 12, 2018
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Career Corner: Aging in the workplace

With Malaika Edwards Recently I’ve heard several discussions (…or rather complaints) about older employees in the workplace. Some of these ‘complaints’ are that older persons take jobs from younger...

October 10, 2018
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