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  • All careers in healthcare science are noble and fulfilling. However, a job like this is not for everyone. If you’re absolutely sure you want to pursue this career path, you need to know all about it. Hopefully, the above-listed points helped you see your future in a clearer way.

    Careers in Healthcare Science: 5 Things You Should Know About

    Careers in Healthcare Science: 5 Things You Should Know About

    by Eva Wislow0

  • So are you looking for a job in a call center. Know more about working in a call center or BPO. What are the positions available in a BPO. Know the job description of the same. Also get an idea of the growth in the BPO industry and the salary that it offers.

    BPO Jobs: Description and Salary

    BPO Jobs: Description and Salary

    by Aarav27

  • The installation of Postal Vehicle Cameras is imminent. This raises the question of whether Letter Carriers have an ¨expectation of privacy¨ in the previously sacrosanct realm of the driver´s compartment, or can the Post Office snoop on their sanctuary with impunity?

    Do USPS Mail Trucks Have Cameras? Should They?

    Do USPS Mail Trucks Have Cameras? Should They?

    by Mel Carriere34

  • As a server for many years in the restaurant business, I have put together a very real list of reasons why serving is in fact a real job. Servers, feel free to use it when asked this most disrespectful of questions.

    5 Reasons Why Serving Is a "Real Job"

    5 Reasons Why Serving Is a "Real Job"

    by Christina Parisi0

  • Often, one small event is enough to change the direction of our lives. One phone call, made while on vacation in Texas, was instrumental in changing my career path and fulfilling a lifetime dream.

    My Former Life as a Flight Attendant

    My Former Life as a Flight Attendant

    by Peg Cole240

  • The United States Postal Service faces many challenges and changes in the new decade—some may be good (delivery vehicles and scanners) but others, including a new Postmaster General and talk of privatization, hang over the organization like a cloud of doom. What will 2020 bring?

    Pending US Postal Service Changes for 2020

    Pending US Postal Service Changes for 2020

    by Mel Carriere16

  • Thinking about pursuing a career in bartending? Even if you only plan to tend bar for a short while, it's important to determine whether or not the job is a good fit for your skillset and personality. This article examines 15 aspects of the bartending that many people fail to consider.

    15 Things to Know Before Choosing a Bartending Career

    15 Things to Know Before Choosing a Bartending Career

    by Kathryn Vercillo37

  • Mistakes you make with your telephone voice and 6 tips for correcting. What is your image? Sound more confident and successful. Pause and take a deep breath before answering a call.

    Six Important Tips for Your Phone Voice

    Six Important Tips for Your Phone Voice

    by Audrey Hunt60

  • Do you want to be an operating room nurse? Learn a little about what the job entails and what to expect from the environment. Becoming a surgical nurse is the best move you can make.

    One Nurse's View of the Operating Room

    One Nurse's View of the Operating Room

    by Kari Poulsen155

  • What I got wasn't at all what I was expecting, but the places I went brought me stability, prosperity and most importantly: clarity.

    How Becoming an EMT Saved My Life

    How Becoming an EMT Saved My Life

    by Stephen Foster0

  • Why are several dozen British pubs closing every week when they are seen as a local institution? Why are British pubs disappearing?

    Where Are the British Pubs Going?

    Where Are the British Pubs Going?

    by Tamara Wilhite6

  • Working as a cart collector at Wal-Mart isn't difficult, but it's not exactly a stress-free environment either. Cart pushers are required to collect carts, help out with carry-outs and carry-ins, clean the parking lot, and help out with other tasks. This article will help guide you through it.

    Tips for Working at Wal-Mart as a Cart-Pusher (2018)

    Tips for Working at Wal-Mart as a Cart-Pusher (2018)

    by James Foglio1

  • This article reviews some of the essential functions of case managers. Case managers play an important role in the healthcare system.

    Case Management 101: The Basics

    Case Management 101: The Basics

    by Martin D Gardner1

  • This is a telling of my experience as a USPS CCA in New Orleans, as well as a "what to expect" tutorial for anyone considering this profession.

    USPS CCA--My Year From Hell

    USPS CCA--My Year From Hell

    by K Banning Kellum67

  • Being a volunteer firefighter is rich in benefits and experiences. This article breaks down how to become a volunteer firefighter in your local area.

    How to Become a Volunteer Firefighter

    How to Become a Volunteer Firefighter

    by Daniel J Owens2

  • This article explores the many opportunities that are available in the human services field. This article will provide a general background on the qualifications needed and tips to be successful.

    Careers in Human Services

    Careers in Human Services

    by Martin D Gardner4

  • Answering your phone at work can be a little more stressful than taking a call at home. Find out ways to be a professional on the telephone, and keep your customers satisfied.

    Proper Business Telephone Etiquette Tips

    Proper Business Telephone Etiquette Tips

    by Kieron Walker2

  • Planning to buy content on iWriter? Well, find all you need to know to use this freelance site. Learn how to sign up, deposit money into your account, post work and make use of other site features.

    A Quick Guide to Buying Articles on iWriter

    A Quick Guide to Buying Articles on iWriter

    by Januaris Saint Fores3

  • If you are an employer and you need to hire or sponsor a Babysitter or a Live-in Nanny or a Live-in Caregiver from outside Canada (e.g. Philippines), this website will show you the step by step procedure of what you need to do. You can either do the...

    How to Hire a Live-in Nanny From the Philippines to Work in Canada

    How to Hire a Live-in Nanny From the Philippines to Work in Canada

    by rhchri squidoo62

  • There are several misconceptions about servers in general: For example, exactly how they are paid and what they truly make. This article is going to shed a light on some of those errors.

    Tips From a Former Server

    Tips From a Former Server

    by Jen0

  • You've been to MEPs, taken the ASVAB, passed the medical exams, and signed a contract. Now you're waiting to ship to basic combat training. It's normal to be nervous and excited. Basic training is an experience of a lifetime. I wouldn't repeat it...

    Top 10 Tips For Surviving Army Basic Training

    Top 10 Tips For Surviving Army Basic Training

    by L Clifford21

  • General advice for those interested in joining the Navy or the military in general.

    Tips on Joining the Navy

    Tips on Joining the Navy

    by Steven Banker16

  • As a waiter or waitress, fulfilling customer expectations is often easier said than done. Follow this 10-step guide and you will end your next shift with less stress and full pockets.

    The 10-Step Guide to Stress-Free Waiting Tables

    The 10-Step Guide to Stress-Free Waiting Tables

    by Jeff Davis9

  • United Parcel Service and the United States Postal Service have both had a rocky relationship with corporate conglomerate Amazon.com, led by Jeff Bezos. Which company is better equipped to survive the Amazon onslaught, and are they aiding and abetting their own demise?

    USPS Vs UPS - Who Will Survive the Amazon Onslaught?

    USPS Vs UPS - Who Will Survive the Amazon Onslaught?

    by Mel Carriere14

  • Due to increasing competition in various sectors of the market these days, there is a need to establish an effective Customer Complaint Management System that balances a company's objectives with the customers'.

    How to Handle Customer Complaints Effectively

    How to Handle Customer Complaints Effectively

    by Paul Balagtas2

  • Working a customer service job can be harder than anything else out there, as customers are picky and difficult. Learn what you need to do to help your customers, business, and yourself.

    15 Tips on How to Work in a Customer Service Job

    15 Tips on How to Work in a Customer Service Job

    by David Livermore3

  • What type of jobs are available to nurses in the operating room. Here is a review of the circulator, scrub and float nurse roles. These are a few of the opportunities available to a nurse in the OR.

    Registered Nurses' Roles in the Operating Room

    Registered Nurses' Roles in the Operating Room

    by Kari Poulsen22

  • Wine service is the presentation, uncorking and pouring of wine. It takes place when a customer orders a bottle of wine for the table. The following is a step-by-step description of how you, the waiter, can successfully perform wine service.

    Waiter's Guide: How to Perform Wine Service

    Waiter's Guide: How to Perform Wine Service

    by bpotter16

  • M Modal is a company that does medical transcription. M Modal treats its employees like slaves and creates a culture of mistrust and resentment.

    The Worst Companies to Work For: M Modal

    The Worst Companies to Work For: M Modal

    by crankalicious3

  • SWOT Analysis: 1. Strengths: - Strong brand name, image and reputation McDonalds has built up huge brand equity. It is the no 1 fast food company by sales, with more than 31,000 restaurants serving burgers and fries in almost...

    McDonald's SWOT Analysis and Recommendations

    McDonald's SWOT Analysis and Recommendations

    by Candyleo1314

  • As a social worker you will have the opportunity to work with a variety of populations. In addition to becoming familiar with constructing a culture gram or genogram, you may have to do assessments. Here are some ones you might encounter in the profession.

    Five Assessment Tools Social Work Students Should Know

    Five Assessment Tools Social Work Students Should Know

    by Finn3

  • Are you interested in becoming an electrician? Great, you've come to the right place! It's never been a better time to become an electrician. In fact the demand for electricians in the US has skyrocketed in recent times, and that's even with all...

    Everything You Need To Know About Becoming An Electrician

    Everything You Need To Know About Becoming An Electrician

    by JonoAdams31

  • The New York Police Department enrolls college men and women in cadet training before they graduate from school and enter the police academy. NYPD has other jobs in criminology and forensics.

    High-Paying Criminology and Legal Jobs in NYC

    High-Paying Criminology and Legal Jobs in NYC

    by Patty Inglish MS3

  • There is can be little doubt that United Parcel Service (UPS) enjoys being a Big Brown roadblock to the potential success of the United States Postal Service, but would UPS resort to the sabotage of the Surepost product, even at the discomfit of its own customers? Mel investigates.

    Does UPS Surepost Deliberately Sabotage the United States Postal Service?

    Does UPS Surepost Deliberately Sabotage the United States Postal Service?

    by Mel Carriere15

  • When you work in any position that makes you dependent on your tips, you will want to know how to make the most money possible! Let's look at what you could be doing different to make higher tips!

    How To Get Bigger Tips as a Server or Waitress

    How To Get Bigger Tips as a Server or Waitress

    by Meagan Ireland0

  • What's the big deal about being an OR nurse? Why would anyone want to be one? This article will tell you some of the reasons operating room nurses love their jobs.

    10 Reasons to Be an Operating Room Nurse

    10 Reasons to Be an Operating Room Nurse

    by Kari Poulsen19

  • If you're seeking a healthcare career that only requires short-term training and offers the satisfaction of truly helping the sick and the elderly, becoming a nursing assistant may be just what the doctor prescribes for you!

    The Nursing Assistant Career Guide

    The Nursing Assistant Career Guide

    by Rachelle Williams4

  • Being an au pair may sound easy and fun: work as a live-in babysitter in your dream country while taking care of adorable children and doing lots of traveling in your spare time. While all of that may be true, there is more you should know and consider before taking the plunge.

    What Being an Au Pair Is Really Like

    What Being an Au Pair Is Really Like

    by Alice Voo0

  • A former flight attendant shares the inside scoop about practical jokes and on-the-job training for the airlines.

    Flight Attendant Memories

    Flight Attendant Memories

    by Peg Cole67

  • Using the Davis Service Group PLC, a European organization operating in the service industry, as an example, this article outlines the correlation between the business cycle and the economy. All numbers and statistics are as of 2018.

    The Business Cycle: Case Study of the Davis Service Group PLC

    The Business Cycle: Case Study of the Davis Service Group PLC

    by Lani Morris0

  • Choosing a career in nursing is a decision not to be taken lightly. Ask yourself the right questions to decide whether nursing is right for you. And if you are already a nurse, take the proper steps towards being a successful nurse.

    How to Be a Successful Nurse

    How to Be a Successful Nurse

    by Amanda S16

  • What does the circulating nurse do in an operating room? What is his or her role during the surgery? Read and find out.

    What Do Circulating Nurses Do?

    What Do Circulating Nurses Do?

    by Kari Poulsen42

  • This article goes over the basic steps of the application process for a flight attendant. I will also go over my personal list of pros and cons of the job, after being a flight attendant for about a year!

    Pros & Cons of Being a Flight Attendant

    Pros & Cons of Being a Flight Attendant

    by Jorgie Irby1

  • At a restaurant, employees know that they have to be on their best behavior when it comes to customers. Customers can have the nastiest attitudes sometimes. Is it right for the customer to be so rude when all the staff is trying to do is satisfy their appetite?

    Restaurant Industry: Are the Customers Always Right?

    Restaurant Industry: Are the Customers Always Right?

    by Danielle McGee1

  • Well, I used to be a travel agent ("travel consultant" was my official title) and must have done something right as I consistently got highest sales for my area. I have since moved on to another job and don't mind telling you now some of my tips and...

    How To Be A Good Travel Agent And Increase Sales

    How To Be A Good Travel Agent And Increase Sales

    by PurpleOne3

  • The medical interpreter career field is growing rapidly. This article is an introduction to the medical interpreter profession. It answers basic questions about credentials, training, and national certification.

    How Do I Become a Medical Interpreter?

    How Do I Become a Medical Interpreter?

    by Geri McClymont2

  • The line between a profession and an occupation can be a fine one. This article takes a look at what sets a professional apart from his or her peers.

    What Defines a Profession?

    What Defines a Profession?

    by Ryan Clancy0

  • Career opportunities for Child Life Specialists continue to rise with virtually every children’s hospital across North American creating a “child life team.” Learn the details about this unique field of work.

    Child Life Specialist: Job Description and Outlook

    Child Life Specialist: Job Description and Outlook

    by Sharon Smith32

  • Choosing the right blueprints for your kitchen is one of the most critical decisions any new proprietor must make. While the vast majority of customers will never step foot into the kitchen, it will be the determining factor if any customers will...

    Blueprints of Restaurant Kitchen Designs

    Blueprints of Restaurant Kitchen Designs

    by XYZaffair6

  • Before you think I'm a monster, I wrote this as part of an assignment in college to give directions.

    How to Make Collections Calls

    How to Make Collections Calls

    by Mark Richardson0

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