Job Tips - Category: Job Success

Get your success on! Once you get that great job, you want to excel. Advice for professionals looking to succeed at work, communication strategies and more.

Careers & Coffee 15: What’s your one thing?

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In this week's episode of Careers & Coffee, Liz and Dan discuss finding your one thing, or your one superpower in the workplace.  I read a great book about this call The One Thing, by Gary Keller, and he even has an entire podcast and website dedicated to this over at the1thing.com. Searching for your next gig?  Head on over to Corridor Careers where we have over 450 local jobs available in Eastern Iowa! Full Transcript: Dan Holterhaus 0:00 Hey, good morning, Liz. Happy Friday.

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Are you letting your career define you?

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If you're human like most of us reading this blog post, you've let your career define you from time to time.  It can be a mental drag if you aren't happy in your job, the salary that you make, the field that you're in, or perhaps you dream of a better life for yourself or your family.

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Careers & Coffee #14: Keep at it and you will find your fit

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In this week's episode of Careers & Coffee, Adamu joins Liz and Dan to discuss his recent job search and how he landed at The Gazette.  There are lots of good takeaways from this podcast, make sure to tune in! Need some help with your resume?  Check out IowaWORKS or Kirkwood Community College, which is available to anyone, not just Kirkwood students.   Full Transcript: Dan Holterhaus 0:00 All right. Good morning, and welcome back to another episode of careers and coffee. Hi Liz. Liz Kennedy 0:08 Dan got my coffee here. Dan Holterhaus 0:10 Hey, I do too.

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Careers & Coffee 13: How do you know if an employer is good fit for you?

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In this episode of Careers & Coffee, Liz and Dan discuss what to look for in a potential employer, and also, red flags that might appear!  Liz mentions trusting team members (1:08) and here is a link to the Simon Sinek video she refers to.       Dan Holterhaus 0:00 All right. Good morning, Liz, guys and girls, Eastern Iowa, how we doing another episode of careers and coffee. Liz Kennedy 0:09 It's a great day in Cedar Rapids. Dan Holterhaus 0:12 Another great day, summer day, it's hot. My plants are dying in my yard.

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