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WorkVine: Mmm … Donut Day. What Does Your Donut Say About You at Work?

Before you reach for that donut box in the break room, consider this: What does your choice say about you?

It can indicate what kind of worker you are. Well, not really, but if you’d like to learn your fictional donut horoscope, here’s a handy guide in light of National Donut Day!

Are Career Certifications Worth the Time and Effort?

Today’s job market is so competitive that many workers pursue career certifications as a way to edge out the competition.

But are the extra initials on your resume what you need to stand apart from the crowd? Consider the following when determining if pursuing career certifications is right for you.

Re-entering the Legal Job Market? 6 Tips for Success

For many of us in the legal profession, the time and work involved in studying to become a legal professional may have seemed overwhelming and demanding at the time. Yet consider what’s required if you decide to reenter the legal field after an extended absence.

5 Excel Tips That Can Upgrade Your Spreadsheets

Want to add some pizzazz to your Excel spreadsheets? It’s easier than you may think. A few simple Excel tips and tricks can take your spreadsheet from boring to useful (and even beautiful) in no time.