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Here’s How Much YouTube Celebrities Make…Don’t Worry, We Cried Too

Here’s How Much YouTube Celebrities Make…Don’t Worry, We Cried Too

As of December 2014, the average annual income for a fully employed Canadian was just over $49,000. The average retail employee pulled in around $28K, the average dentist about $175K, and our Prime Minister, Stephen Harper, a cool $327K (plus...
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7 Reasons Why Everyone Should Switch Careers at Least Once in Their Life

If we’re going to spend most of our waking hours in our prime pounding the career pavement, it only makes sense to enjoy it. And if we’re not; it’s time to change it up. Here are 7 reasons why everyone should switch careers once in their life
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12 Good Reasons You Should Quit Your Job and Work for a Startup

How many times do gripes about the corporate world come up during brunch with fellow young professionals? The answer is, more times than they should. It seems that YPs are getting over the corporate grind. Are you? Here are 12 reasons to quit your job and work for a startup
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How to Get Over Your Holiday Slump

There’s nothing like January to make you feel a little low. The holidays were filled with food, family, imbibing, time off work, parties, and presents. And now, it’s back to work – in the cold – with nothing to look forward to except the eventual thaw. Here’s how to make it suck a little less
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11 Signs You’re Heading for Professional Burnout

Is it just us or is now until the New Year the busiest time for pretty much every young professional you know? Between the increased workload, mounting deadlines and a return to other commitments put on hold for the summer, it’s easy to feel like we’re all in a little over our heads. Here are 11 signs you’re heading for a professional burnout
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12 Signs You’re in a Creative Profession

From wearing converse and jeans to the office—when you’re not working from home that is—to partying with co-workers and constantly questioning your career choices, here are 12 signs you’re in a creative profession (and loving it)
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Notables to Self: What Makes a “Good” Job in the Context of Romance?

Look, we get it. You only want to be with someone who has a 'good' job. But have you ever stopped to actually ask yourself what a good job is? Is it simply about money, or do morales matter too? If you haven't ever thought about it, start now
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12 Simple Signs You’re Doing Better Than You Think

Society places high praise upon those who ‘have it all’, so it can be tough to look in the mirror at someone struggling just to have ‘some of it’. But as YPs, we’re works in progress, and should also aspire to appreciate what we’ve already got. So give yourself a break and check out 12 signs you’re doing better than you think
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Discover Three Characteristics of Successful YPs

Have you ever met someone and knew immediately that they were on the cusp of success? You know, the ones with the work ethic you admire, the charm that leaves a lasting impression, and the unmatched ability to connect the dots in their balanced professional lives?
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