Dress codes ensure a standard for professionalism in a workplace, help workers focus on work and can say something about your company to visitors. Dress codes are important, but not knowing what to wear when you start in a new company is awkward. We’re here to clear things up with our ultimate guide to understanding…

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The art of the letter is becoming lost in our world of instant messaging and video chats. However, after you’ve done an interview, sending a thank you letter is always an appropriate response. Thank you notes show that you care about the position and that you’re willing to go the extra mile. If you want…

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At WorkFaith Birmingham, we’ve worked with hundreds of applicants who are taking the next steps in their career, regardless of their past or the challenges that lay before them. Recently, we celebrated our 1000th graduate! To commemorate this great milestone, we asked our founder, Keith Stanley, to share some of the challenges and ways that…

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Team player, natural leader, creative thinker… all of these things are what employers are looking for in new recruits, but perhaps the most requested quality is being a quick learner. Even if you don’t have every single qualification, learning quickly means you can do just about any job. Showing that you learn quickly doesn’t mean…

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Getting to where you want to be in your career is a daunting task. Crafting a career development plan can clarify your next moves and assist you in visualizing your final destination. But what is a career development plan, and how do you make one that really works? In this post, we’ll teach you how…

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When you’re not getting paid, it can be hard to muster motivation on your own. Where you used to be motivated by your 9-to-5 and your small amount of time at home in the evenings, now your whole day is open, but it feels hard to get anything done. You’ve got a case of unemployment…

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You’ve heard it before, but it’s true: Good first impressions are vitally important. A bad first impression can ruin a relationship before one was even built. Even though they’re very important, surely no one can have a good first impression all the time, right? There’s no formula to control how people think of you, but…

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There are many reasons you could have been out of work, but no matter your background, reentering the workforce is intimidating. Many hiring managers have a bias against applicants with a gap in work history, but that doesn’t mean that you’ve got no chance. Here’s the best advice out there for reentering the business world…

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