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How to Talk to Your Kids About Job Loss

If you’re among the tens of millions of people who became unemployed during the pandemic, you have likely been dealing with more stress than just lockdowns, remote learning and social distancing have brought (and that was enough to begin with). It can be tricky to know whether — or how…

When A Pay Cut Can Help You Up The Career Ladder

When A Pay Cut Can Help You Up The Career Ladder

Where do you want to be in five years? Do you have the skills you need to get there? If you don’t, you might have to climb down the career ladder before you can start climbing back up again — and yes, that might mean taking a pay cut.

You Need To Explain That Gap In Your Resume

You Need To Explain That Gap In Your Resume

If you leave a long gap between jobs in your resume, employers are less than half as likely to call you to talk further, according to research by resume-writing company ResumeGo. While a one or two-year gap only slightly decreases your chance of getting a call, a three-year gap cuts…