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How to Get a Job Coach in the Skilled Trades

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Football. Basketball. Soccer. Hockey. In any sport, a coach is an invaluable part of any team.

The coaches’ job is to shape athletes in a sport by analyzing their performance, teaching them relevant skills and providing encouragement. Of course, a great coach will not only help a player perform better and grow physically stronger, he or she will guide the athlete in life and help them become a better person overall.

In other words, a coach is a pretty important and useful person to have on your sports team. So, why do we have coaches for sports, but not coaches for important aspects of our life, like our careers?

The short answer is everyone could use a good coach, especially when you’re starting out. Regardless of your career path of choice or your education, you could use guidance from someone who “knows the game,” so to speak.

So Why Do You Need a Job Coach in the Skilled Trades?
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The Bright Side of Job Hopping

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Your family may criticize your decision to change jobs again. They say, “Nobody will hire you if you keep quitting.”

And while there may be some truth there, the job climate is changing. According to a survey by CareerBuilder, more than half of employers have hired a job hopper, and almost one-third expect it. If you do it the right way, changing jobs frequently can be a strength, not a weakness.  
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Are Your Grooming Standards Work-Ready?

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If you want to make a good first impression, it’s important to look your best, especially when you’re interviewing for a new job. Potential employers don’t know you personally, so your appearance for that first interview will profoundly influence how they view your prospects as a prospective employee. To put your best foot forward, you need to have work-ready grooming habits.
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Do You Love an Addict?

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Once upon a time, you had a happy home. The bills were paid, the cabinets were stocked and everyone enjoyed family time. Recently, things are not so happy at home. You’re walking on eggshells hoping there won’t be another fight. Family time rarely happens because your partner is gone a lot. The pantry is almost bare and you’re scared to ask for grocery money. Life has become a troubling version of what it used to be. What happened?
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