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The #1 Feature of a Meaningless Job

The #1 Feature of a Meaningless Job | Jobs and careers-advice and change | Scoop.it
What makes a job meaningless? After more than 40 years of research, we know that people struggle to find meaning when they lack autonomy, variety, challenge, performance feedback, and the chance to work on a whole product or service from start to finish.

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It's been my life's work ... looking for a meaningful job. I have been very disillusioned by every position I've held in the last decade, finding the repetetive monotony of my daily functions maddening. I will, however, continue my search for a job where I can feel useful and productive.

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The Mid-Career Coach | Women's Career & Business Coaching's curator insight, January 31, 2014 10:09 AM

Oftentimes, we talk about seeking meaning in our careers but exactly what does that mean? Research shows that what makes a job most meaningful to most people is the impact that it has on others. Adam Grant, author of  Give and Take, tells you how to proactively inject some meaning into your own career.

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The Dirty Dozen: 12 Common Online Job Search Mistakes - YouTern

The Dirty Dozen: 12 Common Online Job Search Mistakes - YouTern | Jobs and careers-advice and change | Scoop.it
Some job search mistakes are extremely common. Unfortunately, they cost job seekers opportunities they may otherwise have had, and extend their job search by weeks or even months. Avoid these 12 common online job ...
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I've made a few of these mistakes in the past ... what about you?

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HIREMELIVE - English

Aren't you tired of wasting precious time interviewing candidates who turn out to be different than they seemed in their resume and over the phone? HireMeLiv...
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Theatre festival offers possible job opportunities - SC Update

Theatre festival offers possible job opportunities
SC Update
Several students and faculty attended the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF), Region V, in Lincoln, Neb., Jan. 19-24.
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For my actor and actress friends! A great opportunity to get some experience!

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FEATURED: Changing Careers is Simply Reapplying Your Skills (Adam Kirby, CCASTD's 2014 VP of Marketing)

FEATURED: Changing Careers is Simply Reapplying Your Skills (Adam Kirby, CCASTD's 2014 VP of Marketing) | Jobs and careers-advice and change | Scoop.it
Adam Kirby: Changing Careers Is Simply Reapplying Your Skills When I tell people I’m a grad student studying Training & Development, and that my former career was journalism, I often get a quiz...

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A fantastic article about how meshing two careers together, you can go down a new road with great new opportunities.

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Greg Owen-Boger's comment, December 17, 2013 12:22 PM
Great stuff Adam.