Weekend Reading: Career Guest Posts 7/2 - 7/6

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Each week, I contribute dozens of career articles to a variety of Web properties. Here are some of my favorite posts from this week.

  • Boost Employee Morale With On-the-Job Training [infographic] [PayScale]
  • Should Managers Track Organizational Influence in Employee Evaluations? [PayScale]
  • The Student Employment Gap: Inside the Youth Job Market [infographic] [PayScale]
  • 5 Tips for Your First Day at Work [PayScale]
  • 5 Tips on Career-Switching [PayScale]
  • Career Tests for Kindergarteners: Smart or Silly? [PayScale]
  • Most Workers Put In 365 Hours of Unpaid Overtime a Year [infographic] [PayScale]
  • Do Knowledge and Skills No Longer Influence Professional Success? [PayScale]
  • How to Manage Millennials [infographic] [PayScale]

Marissa Brassfield

Marissa Brassfield is a productivity expert, branding consultant and communication efficiency specialist who helps entrepreneurs and high-performance teams become ridiculously efficient.

Marissa has worked with some of the most visionary entrepreneurs on the planet. She’s dialed in to the frustrations these results-oriented, interrupt-driven individuals have with bureaucracy and suboptimal team performance. Her coaching helps entrepreneurs counteract growth-killing practices and unlock unparalleled performance from their support staff.