Facebook Becomes Your New Job-Search Friend

Facebook Becomes Your New Job-Search Friend

You can now use facebook to go job-hunting. This great friend to the unemployed launched las Wednesday and has already gone viral. You type in the job your looking for and it gives you a range of that job available near you, if there are any. So long wanted ads!

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5 Essential Traits of the Successful Intrapreneur

5 Essential Traits of the Successful Intrapreneur

The key point here is that a successful intrapreneur can identify that you can innovate from within too. You don’t need to start your own business or break away from the pack. Other traits that make you a valuable intrapreneur are as follows: Confidence, the love of competition, appetite for risk, innovative (you always feel like you can do it better yourself), and dynamic.

Definition of an INTRAPRENEUR

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Intrapreneurship

Intrapreneurship:  the act of behaving like an entrepreneur while working within a large organization. “A person within a large corporation who takes direct responsibility for turning an idea into a profitable finished product through assertive risk-taking and innovation”. Intrapreneurship is now known as the practice of a corporate management style that integrates risk-taking and innovation approaches, as well as the reward and motivational techniques, that are more traditionally thought of as being the province of entrepreneurship.

This definition is directly taken from wikipedia, sometimes it’s safer to become an intrapreneur than an entrepreneur, there’s less risk involved, but sometimes less profit also. You need to decide which sounds more appealing to you.

The 3 Worst Mistakes to Make When Changing Careers

The 3 Worst Mistakes to Make When Changing Careers

The 3 Worst Mistakes to Make When Changing Careers

Keep your short-term and long-term goals in mind and don’t confuse the two and keep a positive outlook, don’t bring yourself down and never underestimate yourself. Ask people for their opinion on your ideas and on your career change, sometimes you can become narrow-minded.