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Curiosity, Desire Are Key Attributes When Looking For New Hires

“Find ways to gain experience. Do pro bono work for a non-profit. Find a small business that needs help and do it for free or for a discount.”

05/18/2015

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Collaboration, Teamwork Are Important For Success, Says Philadelphia Exec

It’s important to find the right balance of adapting your management style to the people working for you, and maintaining your own style in a way that will be effective for you and earn your staff’s respect.

05/18/2015

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Passion Should Be A Factor When Choosing A Field In Psychiatry

Determine if you are not just interested in psychiatry but have the patience, talent and discipline to shed your own biases and master an artful science and learn to apply it thoroughly.

05/18/2015

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Top Breweries Near Philadelphia

In Philadelphia, we take pride in everything we do, and if you have ever tried any of our local beer, you know that.

05/14/2015

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Philadelphia Tech Entrepreneur Encourages People Not To Be Afraid To Take Risks

“Don’t be afraid to take risks. Without risk, without stretching yourself, you don’t change and develop,” says J.G. Sandom.

05/11/2015

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Volunteering In Similar Field Is Helpful When Pursuing A Career

“I was very fortunate because I was hired immediately after graduating with my Act 120 Police Training certification. I contribute this to not just graduating from the academy, but also to the years of groundwork building my resume with doing volunteer work.”

05/11/2015

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Philadelphia Nurse Stays Current By Staying On Top Of Healthcare Issues

“In my opinion, anyone, including a staff nurse, who is not reading and learning and staying on top of the health care issues is doing herself and her patients a huge disservice,” says Nurse Betty Long.

05/04/2015

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Asking A Lot Of Questions Is Key When Just Starting Out

“My advice to people starting out today would be to secure as much experience as you can while in school in a variety of different business settings,” suggests Steven Packer.

05/03/2015

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Top Margaritas In Philadelphia

There’s nothing better than a cold, well-mixed margarita with Mexican fare, and these are the best Philly has to offer.

05/02/2015

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Approaching Daily Tasks With Confidence, Is Critical In Philadelphia Real Estate

“When hiring for the company, a strong interpersonal skills and a level of experience that enables them to approach day-to-day tasks and challenges with confidence and competence are critical, ” says Matthew K. Harding.

05/02/2015

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Top Sushi In Philadelphia

Philadelphia has some of the best restaurants in the country, and the sushi restaurants are similarly exceptional.

04/28/2015

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Introspection Helped Challenge Bias, Find Direction For Philadelphia Counselor

“My program of clinical professional counseling at times felt like therapy itself, as it required constant introspection and encouraged increased understanding of self and others,” says Serge Levin.

04/26/2015

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Passion Should Be Driving Force When Entering Law In Philadelphia

“A law degree is expensive. Pursue it if you know you want to be a lawyer and are passionate about it. If you are doing it for any other reason, I would think twice as it is a tough market,” suggests Clancy Boylan.

04/26/2015

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Classes Need To Be Interactive To Address Different Learning Styles

“It is critical that your lectures and course content are not only current, but also that you remain cognizant that there are many different learning styles,” says Dr. Harry Costigan.

04/26/2015

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Top Korean BBQ In Philadelphia

Practically any type of food can be found in Philadelphia, including Korean. Start right here to find the restaurant that best suits your Korean food cravings.

04/24/2015

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