Posts filed under: Productivity

  • top productivity tips
Job searching is hard, but it can be even harder when productivity is a problem. And let’s be honest, it’s a problem for most of us. Staying focused can feel impossible at times, especially if you’re job searching at home,...
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  • saving time during a job search
We don’t think we have to explain why time is of the essence during a job search. Chances are, if you’re in the midst of a job search, it feels like crunch time; whether you are unemployed or simply anxious...
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  • Rake - Is a Remote Job Right for You? Here's How to Decide.
When most people think of going to work, they think of entering an office at 9 a.m. in business casual dress, clutching a coffee, ready to work until 5 p.m. However, this isn’t the case for everyone. When some people...
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  • rake - job search tips
Although we don’t always like to admit it, every single thing that we do affects our productivity in some way. Even when we don’t notice we’re doing things, like nurturing a negative mindset, they can still hinder our abilities to...
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  • Rake - identifying and combating job search stress
It’s no secret that job searching is stressful. In fact, if someone were to complete a job search without experiencing any stress, we’d be totally shocked. It’s nearly impossible to be stress-free in any situation in which your future is...
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We hear about goal setting a lot as employees. In fact, not only do we hear about it, we’re often forced to set them and then review them. But what happens when we don’t work for an organization anymore, or...
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Have you heard about the magic of time blocking your calendar? It’s a productivity practice for scheduling your time around your priorities. It’s all about reserving a segment of time in your calendar to focus on a certain task only....
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There’s no doubt about it: productivity is crucial for a successful job search. With so many things to do (often on top of maintaining a current job), it’s important to stay on track and be as productive as possible. We...
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Looking for a new job can be overwhelming, with so many moving parts and mentally draining elements like writing great cover letters, interviewing, and following up. It’s tough to stay on track! But the truth is, if you’re serious about...
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Searching for a new job can sometimes feel like a full time job. You want to be productive with your time and energy in order to find the right role. But the day doesn’t always go as planned, does it?...
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