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4 things that get great employees to stay with their companies longer

Nov 30, 2016 - 5:49 PM

Do out of this world perks really get folks to stay with their companies longer? Or is it something else?

5 signs your employee is quitting

Sep 26, 2016 - 9:15 PM

Someone s resignation can blindside any boss or organization Can you really spot this ahead of time? Real talk and honest answers from Jonathan Yabut

Illustration by Ernest Fiestan/Rappler

15 hard lessons fresh grads learn from first jobs out of college

Aug 09, 2016 - 8:04 PM

Reality bites – or does it? Among the gems: Panindigan mo lahat nang papasukan mo

WE'VE BEEN THERE. First jobbers share stories on their jobs after college. All Rappler photos

How this fresh grad applied for his first job before getting his diploma

Aug 02, 2016 - 8:44 PM

Just graduated and looking for a job? Here s how this fresh grad did it – even before getting his diploma

Photo from Facebook via Kalibrr

How being a call center agent helped me become a CEO

May 17, 2016 - 6:05 PM

By working as a telemarketer Kalibrr co founder and CEO Paul Rivera honed the craft of communication and built soft skills

Photo via Kalibrr

How not to write a resume or request: 3 real (and cringeworthy) examples

Apr 14, 2016 - 9:38 PM

Helpful and real life examples to illustrate some resume dos and don ts; plus see an example of a great resume too

The career advice no one tells you

Apr 13, 2016 - 9:19 PM

Most people have okay jobs and that s fine But others perform on a different level Here’s what they understand that most people don’t

Illustration by Ernest Fiestan/Rappler

I’ve done 5 internships. Here are 4 reasons why you should try at least 1

Mar 31, 2016 - 8:19 PM

Author Kian Paras is on internship 5 Here s just some of what he s learned over time

Photo from Kalibrr

6 tips: How to network – when you really don't like networking at all

Mar 18, 2016 - 12:08 PM

Networking is essential but sometimes uncomfortable Here are a few ways to work around the awkwardness

Stop eating lunch at your work desk!

Mar 17, 2016 - 11:00 AM

Jonathan Yabut explores how lunch with colleagues can help at work

The 5 reasons why good employees quit their bosses

Mar 10, 2016 - 7:12 PM

Why do great people quit? What makes it easy to leave a job and one s boss? Apprentice Asia winner Jonathan Yabut weighs in

Should your college degree dictate your job, career?

Nov 12, 2015 - 8:40 PM

The dilemma: you finished a course that doesn’t match the passion you realized later in life What now?

Choose: High-paying job vs chasing your passion?

Jun 25, 2015 - 6:48 PM

Would you stay at a high paying job you didn t love? Would you chase your dreams even if your income isn t guaranteed?

Don't make these 5 resume writing mistakes

Jun 24, 2015 - 8:37 PM

Tips to write your best resume yet Check out your current resume to see if you re making any of these mistakes

7 work secrets interns should know

May 27, 2015 - 3:14 PM

Intern ka lang? You re not doing yourself justice if you believe that Here s how to maximize your internship

The number 1 thing PH employers want to hear about in a job interview

Apr 09, 2015 - 9:18 PM

Grades are NOT 1 on the list according to Jobstreet s recently released Jobs and Salary Report 2015

5 important tips for a great job interview

Mar 11, 2015 - 8:57 PM

You may be the most skilled employee the world has ever seen but if you can’t communicate well during a job interview you won’t make the cut Keep these tips in mind

At work, it's okay to say 'no' to your boss

Sep 29, 2014 - 6:13 PM

That extra long meeting that new project nobody wants a few more hours at the office – sometimes you just need to refuse

The 4 things you should stop doing at work

Aug 11, 2014 - 5:37 PM

Hogging the spotlight bragging that you were up working until 3 am? The Apprentice Asia winner Jonathan Yabut talks about why these common mistakes might slow your career growth