Career Prep: Be Honest About Personal Day Use?
Job search takes practice – just like studying for the SAT. That’s why we came up with daily Career Prep questions to help you “study” for your job search! Here’s today’s question: Mary’s friends are planning an incredible long weekend getaway at a lake house. All the friends going have the Friday off from work – except Mary, who started a new job recently and doesn't have any vacation time. Her office does give her five personal days to use as she sees fit. However, she was told those should be used for emergencies, sickness, and other unexpected time off needs. [poll id="66"] Image Credit: Shutterstock
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When companies go through hard times, they must do whatever it takes to stay afloat. This looks different in every industry, but the solution is always to cut costs. Executives and other business leaders within a company need to decide what expenses they should target.

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