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What is "A Day in the Life?"

Talking to students and others searching for a career change about what a day in the life of your type of job is really like can help people find the right career for them. Read Article→

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Welcome to UltiCareer

UltiCareer's goal is to help people looking for a job explore all the different career paths from a first-hand perspective: yours! If you have a job, share your story today. Read Article→

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UltiCareer Origins

UltiCareer was launched when we discovered that the number of job paths can be quite overwhelming and obscure. We're remedying that with our career database. Read Article→

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Life Lessons in Everyday Things

You can learn life lessons by observing the little things in everyday life.  Read Article→

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8 Steps Toward Successful Goal Setting

Setting realistic goals can be a challenge. If we expect too much it's easy to get overwhelmed and quit. Follow these tips to succeed in your goals! Read Article→

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8 Ways to Use Your Precious Time Wisely

Time is our greatest resource, yet too often wasted. Here are 8 ways to recapture lost, idle time and better prepare for new opportunities. Read Article→

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10 Common Mistakes at Your First Job and How to Avoid Them

Congrats on getting your first job! Everyone makes mistakes, here are a few to look out for. Remember that everything is a learning experience! Read Article→

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How to Navigate Office Politics

Tricky office politics can create a toxic corporate culture. Rather than avoid workplace politics, deal with them using respect and authenticity.  Read Article→

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How to Quit A Job

Quitting your job can be intimidating, but this post covers how to tell your boss you're leaving, your formal resignation letter, and more tips to help the transition be smooth sailing! Read Article→

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8 Tips for Getting Hired After You've Been Laid Off

Getting laid off, and the challenges that come after, can be intimidating. But don't get down on yourself! Follow these tips on getting hired and stay positive. Read Article→

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Does Work Life Balance Exist?

The phrase "work life balance" can sometimes put too much pressure on us to achieve perfection. Instead, work toward your own unique priorities. Read Article→

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12 Self Care Ideas for When You’re Overworked

We can all be overworked at times, but it's important to learn coping skills for stress management. Read about these self care tips to help your stress reduction! Read Article→

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Don't Strive to Be Irreplaceable at Work

You may think being irreplaceable at your job is a good thing, but this may hurt your chances of being promoted. Here's how to be valued AND promoted. Read Article→

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9 Ways to Fake It Till You Make It

Even if you’re not 100% ready, go for it, and you’ll learn along the way. Here are some tips on how to fake it till you make it. Read Article→

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13 Survival Tips for a Bad Job

If you constantly think, “I need to quit my job,” but aren’t in the position to do so yet, try out these survival tips to take care of your mental health. Read Article→

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15 Life Hacks to Inspire a Better Life

Building positive habits will help you feel happier and healthier. Here are a few of our favorite life hacks that will help inspire a better life. Read Article→

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How to Figure Out What You Want to Do

It can be difficult to know what you want to do for a job every day. If you’re not sure where to start, read about what different careers are like on UltiCareer and ask yourself the following questions to help narrow it down. Read Article→

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4 Tips on How to Give Constructive Criticism

Feedback is crucial in the workplace. These tips will guarantee you are providing the most effective feedback and constructive criticism. Read Article→

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Introvert, Extrovert, or Somewhere In Between?

Throw away the labels! Most people don't neatly fit into the box of Introvert or Extrovert. Personalities are a spectrum, so widen your view! Read Article→

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11 Ways to Make a Good Impression at Work

Everyone wants to make a good impression at work, especially if you’re new. Here are a few tips to help you impress your employer and coworkers when you’re on the job, and off. Read Article→

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7 Ways to Avoid Procrastination

Putting off tasks is something everyone has faced at one point or another. Check out these tips to learn how to avoid procrastinating and achieve your end goals. Read Article→

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6 Benefits of Kindness in the Workplace

Kindness is one of the most important aspects of professional life, but it’s also one of the least talked about. Here are just some of the benefits of kindness in the office. Read Article→

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How to Schedule Your Time During a Job Search

The search for a new job can be intimidating. Use these tips to better plan your time and successfully land that new job. Read Article→

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8 Tips for How to Decline a Job Offer After Accepting It

Reneging on a job offer is a sticky situation that is best to be avoided. But if it's inevitable, here are some tips to help you get through the process. Read Article→

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How to Find Your Voice In A Tough Work Conversation

Speaking up for yourself can be difficult, but it's important to find your voice and advocate for yourself-- especially at work. Here are a few tips how. Read Article→

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4 Reasons Why Speaking a Second Language is Important

Speaking a second language in today's professional world is a huge asset. A second language will enhance your career choices as well as personal life. Read Article→

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