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postheadericon How to Report Fraud

How to Report Fraud

Four Methods:Identity FraudInternet FraudCredit Card FraudOther Types of FraudCommunity Q&A Fraud is a criminal offense perpetrated when an individual deceives others for financial or personal gain. Most national governments have an agency or a number of agencies that take on the task of controlling and stopping fraud. In the United States, the way you report fraud depends upon the type of crime and the appropriate agency that polices it. It is important to submit a detailed fraud report to the proper agency after the crime. Most agencies have an online…

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How to Report Workplace Bullying

Three Parts:Identifying Workplace BullyingReporting Bullying to Your EmployerReporting Discrimination to the EEOCCommunity Q&A Workplace bullying is a pattern of behavior which involves harassment, intimidation, or humiliation. Workplace bullying can be committed by your supervisor or by your peers. People who are targeted for workplace bullying often suffer emotional and physical harm as well as professional setbacks. If you or a coworker are suffering from workplace bullying, then you should take the necessary steps to report it. Part 1 Identifying Workplace Bullying 1 Identify physical intimidation. Bullying can be any abusive…

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How to Become a Leasing Consultant

Two Parts:Gaining Experience and KnowledgeFinding a Job and SucceedingCommunity Q&A A leasing consultant, also known as a leasing agent, works on behalf of landlords and property management companies to collect rent and provide customer service for renters and tenants. They also market rental properties to prospective tenants by giving tours, answering questions and processing applications and lease agreements. Most leasing consultants are expected to have excellent customer service and communication skills. Become a leasing consultant by learning what you can about real estate and marketing, and developing a relationship with…

postheadericon How to Become a Lawyer in the United States

How to Become a Lawyer in the United States

Six Parts:Succeeding in High School and CollegeApplying for Law SchoolGoing to Law SchoolFinding Work as a LawyerGoing Beyond AcademicsLawyer ResumeCommunity Q&A Do you want to become a lawyer? This is often one of the most difficult professions to enter due to the high competition and time required obtaining degrees, but it can be one of the most rewarding (and high-paying!) jobs out there. Here are the steps you need to take in order to become a lawyer in the United States. Part 1 Succeeding in High School and College 1…

postheadericon How to Become a Leasing Broker

How to Become a Leasing Broker

Two Parts:Determining Your SuitabilityStarting Your CareerCommunity Q&A In simple terms, leasing brokers make money by finding the right rentals for others, be it an apartment to live in or computer equipment for the office. Regardless of whether you deal with real estate or business equipment, as a leasing broker you need to be self-motivated, able to thrive on pressure, and exceptional in your interpersonal skills and sales techniques. If you think this may be the line of work for you, consider how your experiences and skills suit the job and…

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How to Become a Jeweler

Besides attracting some of the most creative people in the world, the jewelry industry provides a wide range of employment opportunities. Jewelers perform a variety of tasks, like designing and creating handmade pieces, appraising jewelry, repairing watches, or cleaning and polishing jewelry. Other jewelers choose to work only with specific materials, like precious metals or gems, or perform behind-the-scenes tasks like creating molds or engraving jewelry. With a little training and some on-the-job experience, you could become the next jewelry industry expert. 1 Obtain an entry-level job in the jewelry…

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How to Become a Funeral Director

A funeral director oversees the details regarding the memorial services of the deceased. Working closely with the family and friends of the departed individual, the funeral director guarantees that a memorial service meets the needs and wishes of the deceased and his or her loved ones. In learning how to become a funeral director, you should first and foremost possess a natural empathy for those who are grieving and a desire to help them through this difficult and painful process. 1 Depending on your state, acquire a degree in mortuary…

postheadericon How to Become a Flight Attendant for Air Canada

How to Become a Flight Attendant for Air Canada

Air Canada is Canada’s largest full-service airline and provides flights all across the world. By learning how to become a flight attendant for Air Canada, you can master the steps needed to provide passengers with the utmost care and customer service during their flight. By becoming an Air Canada flight attendant, you can join the a prestigious company that was voted the best airline in North America at the 2010 Skytrax World Airline awards. 1 Ensure that you possess the proper minimum work requirements. To be employed as an Air…

postheadericon How to Become a Farmer Without Experience

How to Become a Farmer Without Experience

Two Parts:Learning About FarmingGaining ExperienceCommunity Q&A “Farmers farm for the love of farming. They love to watch and nurture the growth of plants. They love to live in the presence of animals. They love to work outdoors. They love the weather, maybe even when it is making them miserable.” – Wendell Berry. So, you want to become a farmer, but you’ve never grown a crop or raised livestock before? Not to worry—this article will set you on the path to realizing your dream of being a farmer. Part 1 Learning…

postheadericon How to Reach Your Goals when Working at Home

How to Reach Your Goals when Working at Home

A work at home business is a thought that millions of people have on their minds. It is a natural thought that makes sense until you are in the situation and you find it difficult to meet your daily work goals. Being at home and working on a business is not easy. 1 Have a nice, quiet place to work. Successful work at home is only going to happen if you have some space that is quiet. Never try working in the middle of everything. Distractions are the single biggest…