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Poll Results: What’s Keeping You from a Promotion?

Poll Results: What’s Keeping You from a Promotion?

Last month we conducted a Movin’ On Up poll asking readers why they think they haven’t received a promotion. What Employees Say Just under 28% said it was because of favoritism, while 12% said there just weren’t any positons to promote to. “Other” took up 13% of the vote, with users submitting answers including “haven’t […]

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Will You Get a Job in 2018?

2018 is here! As you get your resume ready and look to the future, what is your outlook? Are you excited? Cautious? Scared? What do you think the job market is going to look like in the new year? Let us know by voting in our poll!

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Poll Results: Are You Over or Underemployed?

Last month we conducted a Movin’ On Up poll asking whether readers believed they were over or underemployed. A resounding 85% said they are underemployed. Only 9% said they were well-suited for their job, while 4% said they were over-employed. It can be hard to keep going at a job where you’re underemployed. You aren’t […]

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Poll: Why Can’t You Get a Promotion

Wondering why you can’t seem to get a promotion no matter what you do or achieve? Perhaps it’s a sneaky co-worker that sabotages your efforts, or a jealous boss that won’t let you ascend the professional ladder. Or it could just be that you aren’t yet ready or your company doesn’t have the funds or […]

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Poll Results: Will You Retire?

A few months ago we held a Movin’ On Up poll asking whether or not retirement was in your future. Only about 23% of those polled said that they planned to retire. Twenty-nine percent said they can’t afford to retire, while 15% think retirement would be boring. Just fewer than 9% don’t see a reason […]

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What’s Your Go-To Social Network for Finding a Job?

Finding a job is hard. Finding a job without any connections is even harder. You can only spend so many hours online sending out resumes before the entire process makes you batty. You should pair any online job search efforts with networking in the real world. Go to industry events and meet people. If there […]

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Poll Results: How Do You Track Your Goals?

Since many people make resolutions as the calendar turns to a new year, we asked our Movin’ On Up (MOU) readers at the end of January how they track their goals in order to celebrate milestones along the way. Most of our readers said they track their goals manually on a piece of paper (52%) […]

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Poll: What’s Your Workplace Superpower?

Poll: What’s Your Workplace Superpower?

Every employee brings something to the table, and good managers know how to use everyone’s strengths to make the business more efficient and profitable. So we want to know, what’s your workplace superpower? Are you an organization overlord or a multitask mastermind? Let us know by voting in our poll! View Poll       […]

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Poll Results: What are Your Career Goals for 2017?

The start of a new year is a perfect opportunity for a fresh start and a chance to take inventory of what you want to accomplish for the year. In December, we asked our Movin’ On Up Readers what their career goals were for 2017, and they are ambitious. Twenty-two percent said they want to […]

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Poll: How Do You Track Your Goals?

At the beginning of the new year, you may have made resolutions to improve your professional and personal life in 2017, and hopefully, you are well on your way to success! It’s important to mark milestones along the way and celebrate the little victories as motivation to reach the finish line. So we want to […]

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