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Inflation could be more gasoline on the already strong underlying trend of people quitting their jobs. According to my recent guest, Sonja Price, the average salary increase in a job change is 20%. However, your ability to ask for, and receive, that kind of increase in pay is directly related to how irreplaceable you are at your job, which is directly proportional to how you have invested in yourself to grow as a person.


-Mike


Latest on Careercloud.com​ Here are a few of the recent articles from CareerCloud! ​ ​How To Put Volunteer Work On Your Resume If it’s time to go into job search mode, you may be wondering how to put volunteer work on your resume. Don’t worry — we’ve got you. We’ll explain when you should list your service (and when you shouldn’t), discuss which details you should include, and show you where you should put the information. That way, your noble contributions to society help you land your next position.


Why Include Volunteer Work On Your Resume? Before we get into resume writing techniques, let’s explore the rationale behind including volunteer work on your resume. The reason is simple: it helps you stand out, which is the purpose of any information you list.


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How to Practice for a Typing Test If you’re applying for a data entry, transcription, or office job, you may have to take a typing test. A typing test is an easy way for potential employers to quickly evaluate your typing ability. If this makes you nervous, you’re not alone. Some people type often, but don’t know their typing speed. Others rarely use a keyboard and prefer to send messages from their phones.


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How To Invest in Yourself To Boost Your Career

If you want to build a career that you control, you need to learn how to invest in yourself first. Right now there are millions of artisans, entrepreneurs and intrapreneurs taking control of their lives and building their own jobs instead of relying on others to give them a raise or a new opportunity.


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Recent Episodes on Careercloud Radio​ ​The CareerCloud Radio podcast has featured some amazing guests!


Navigating Parental Leave With Dr. Amy Beacom and Sue Campbell

Amy created the first evidence-based parental leave transition coaching model and distilled it into this book, the first of its kind to provide step-by-step guidance for navigating this complex life transition. Sue Campbell is a writer, author, and coach who has worked with the Center for Parental Leave Leadership since its early days, helping to communicate the transformative impact of their core mission.


Listen to this episode w/ Dr. Amy Beacom and Sue Campbell


How To Love Your Work And Secure Your Future With Ken Rusk Ken Rusk is a blue-collar construction entrepreneur and founder of Rusk Industries, Inc. who has launched multiple successful endeavors over the last 30 plus years. He has made it his mission to hire, train, and coach first-time job seekers, particularly those like himself who don’t have college degrees. His training programs help young people to set achievable goals through visualization and sound financial planning. He believes that anyone can realize their dreams and live a comfortable life regardless of their educational background or past. Rusk lives in Sylvania, Ohio with his wife and daughter.


Listen to this episode w/ Ken Rusk

From Around the Web


More Than 40% Of Companies Say Workers Have Asked For Higher Pay To Offset Inflation. Few Have Revised Salary Budgets.

Inflation may be hitting new 40-year highs, but less than a quarter of U.S. organizations say they are revising their salary budgets due to inflation—despite many workers asking for raises or other actions to cope with higher prices, according to a new survey.


How to Make Your Voice Heard in the Workplace (Especially as a Woman or Minority)

Have you ever sat silently as a coworker talked for 47 of the 50 minutes allotted for a meeting? Have you mentioned an idea only to be ignored or have someone else say it later and get credit? It can be frustrating and disheartening to feel like your voice isn’t heard in the workplace.


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