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How to Budget for a New Baby

By Ashley Ziegler on May 20, 2021

You’re probably already well aware that babies cost a lot of money. Between diapers, car seats, childcare and food, trying to estimate costs and...

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How to Help a Friend Who is Job Hunting

By Ashley Ziegler on May 18, 2021

As a job searcher, it’s always a good idea to ask someone to give your resume and cover letter a once-over to make sure everything looks good and...

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Staying Engaged at Work While Struggling With a Personal Hardship

By Ashley Ziegler on May 13, 2021

Certain life events can make getting out of bed feel impossible, and leave even the most career-focused person completely disengaged from their...

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Setting Work Boundaries for Holidays & Vacations

By Ashley Ziegler on May 12, 2021

Remember, back when you were interviewing for your job, how delighted you were about the number of paid holidays and vacation days you’d be...

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Checklist: Returning to Work After Maternity Leave

By Ashley Ziegler on May 5, 2021

As the end of your maternity leave draws near, you’ll need to start preparations for returning to work. There are a lot of moving parts to this...

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Do’s & Don’ts for Following Up on a Job Application or Interview

By Ashley Ziegler on April 29, 2021

We’ve all been in the position where we have to decide if, when and how to follow up with a recruiter or hiring manager about the status of a job....

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When To Consider Using FMLA Leave (Besides After You’ve Had A Baby)

By Ashley Ziegler on April 28, 2021

The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) is often discussed in the context of maternity leave because a woman who physically gives birth needs...

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A Guide to Unplugging From Work During Maternity Leave

By Ashley Ziegler on April 22, 2021

Before going out on maternity leave, there is so much preparation you have to do to ensure all of your work is covered and nothing gets overlooked...

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Gain More Opportunities by Knowing How Recruiters Look at Resumes

By Ashley Ziegler on April 21, 2021

You probably already know that in order to get your resume in a recruiter’s hands it takes networking, strategy and, sometimes, a little luck. If...

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Tips for a Productive Review With Your Boss

By Ashley Ziegler on April 20, 2021

Sitting down for your review with your boss has the potential to be intimidating. You often have to be prepared to talk about your goals, listen...

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