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Kristen Moran

Kristen is the editor and community manager at Noomii.com and the Noomii Career Blog. Kristen's desire to ask questions and share information with others led her to pursue journalism. While she has worked at various publications, covering everything from municipal politics to local restaurants, it was her love of self-improvement and sharing inspiration with others that made Noomii the perfect fit. Connect with Kristen on Twitter and LinkedIn.

Career Resolutions for a Successful 2017

Career Resolutions for a Successful 2017

As the eventful, turbulent 2016 comes to an end, many of us are looking forward to the new year and a fresh start. It’s a great time to begin thinking about the changes or improvements you want to make in your professional life in 2017. With that in mind, we asked our career experts to […]

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The Pros and Cons of Becoming an Entrepreneur – Experts Weigh In

The Pros and Cons of Becoming an Entrepreneur - Experts Weigh In

Leaving the 9 to 5 hustle behind and becoming your own boss is an appealing idea to many, but few consider the implications of being an entrepreneur. Like any job, being an entrepreneur comes with its ups and downs and there will be problems you must overcome. What’s more, just like certain occupations aren’t suited […]

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7 Career Lessons We Can Learn From Pro Athletes

7 Career Lessons We Can Learn From Pro Athletes

The fall season if an exciting time for sports fans and job-seekers alike. The NHL and NFL seasons have just begun and the busy hiring season is in full swing. If you are on the job hunt, you may be more inclined to spend your Sunday afternoon watching your favourite team play with a bucket […]

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5 Ways to Overcome Fear and Get the Career You Deserve

5 Ways to Overcome Fear and Get the Career You Deserve

“You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you cannot do.” –Eleanor Roosevelt Have you ever felt stuck in a job you didn’t like? Have you ever wanted to make a career transition, but decided […]

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7 Ways to Get Noticed During the Busy Hiring Season

7 Ways to Get Noticed During the Busy Hiring Season

September marks the beginning of a new hiring season, as hiring managers return from summer vacations and everyone goes back into “work mode.” It’s no secret that the fall season is a great time to look for a new job, meaning there will likely be a ton of job seekers scouring the same job sites […]

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A College Student’s Guide to Balancing Work and School

A College Student’s Guide to Balancing Work and School

As tuition costs continue to increase, more and more college students are forced to take on part-time jobs to stay afloat financially. Add a social life and time for professional development into the mix and things can get pretty overwhelming. “Not only are students balancing studies with a part-time job, but they’re also balancing all […]

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11 Ways to Regain Love For Your Current Job

11 Ways to Regain Love For Your Current Job

We all have difficult periods in our professional lives when we aren’t fulfilled with our current jobs. Maybe you are feeling stuck in a role that isn’t going anywhere or you are bored with your daily tasks. Whatever our reasons are for being unhappy at work, the typical response is that we need to move […]

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8 Ways to Stand-out in a Group Interview

8 Ways to Stand-out in a Group Interview

Ah good ol’ group interviews. Most of us have had to participate in at least one group job interview – whether it was multiple candidates being interviewed together or a panel of interviewers. They are becoming more and more popular, as companies look to expedite the interview process and better gauge how potential employees work […]

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Is a College Degree Essential For Career Success? Experts Weigh In

Is a College Degree Essential For Career Success_ Experts Weigh In

There has been much debate in recent years about whether or not you need a college degree in order to be successful in your professional life. Gone are the days when a high school education made the cut. Now about 36% of workers have a bachelor degree or higher compared to 34% with a high […]

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Top 10 Must-Read Books to Find a Career You Love

Top 10 Must-Read Books to Find a Career You Love

Navigating your way through your professional life can be tricky at times, especially if you aren’t clear on the direction to take. Some of us venture in one direction only to find out that path wasn’t for us, while others just let life lead us down a road that doesn’t match our strengths and values, […]

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