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Job vs. Calling: What’s the Difference?

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In this episode of Careers & Coffee, Liz and Dan discuss what they think is the difference between having a job, and what your calling is.  Have you thought about your deeper calling in life?  What are the different ways and jobs that you could help others to fulfill your calling?  We dive into these questions and more during this episode!

4.4 million Americans quit jobs in September

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Americans left their jobs at a record level for the second straight month in September — in many cases for more money elsewhere as companies bump up pay to fill job openings that are close to an all-time high. The U.S. Department of Labor said Friday 4.4 million people quit their jobs in September, or about 3 percent of the nation's workforce. That's up from 4.3 million in August and far above the pre-pandemic level of 3.6 million.

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I apply and hear nothing. Why?

Finding work life balance during Covid-19

In this episode of Careers & Coffee, Liz and Dan discuss ways to get by the first stage of the interview process and hear back from employers. Keyword matching Make a connection Use resources LinkedIn How does an employer think about hiring?

Will COVID vaccine mandate drive Iowa nursing home workers away?

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CEDAR RAPIDS — As an employee at a long-term care facility, Pam Guilford was one of the first Iowans to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 in February. At first, she was unsure is she wanted the new vaccine, Guilford admits. She wondered, are there long-term side effects we don’t know about? “I am not an anti-vaxxer,” Guilford said. “I think what annoys me is people who are hesitant about the vaccines, we’re calling them anti-vaxxers. That’s not the case.

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