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One's job or career usually gets pushed down the list of priorities during active addiction. At the end of rehab, the ability to maintain gainful employment requires a new mentality. Read our tips for finding and keeping a job now that you're sober. 

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How to Navigate a Difficult Job When You're in Early Recovery

By Tori Utley No content available.

Here's a survival guide to get you through your earliest days back at work to make sure your recovery remains a top priority. Continue Reading

Being a truck driver can often make sobriety a little harder to maintain

Staying Sober as a Truck Driver on the Road

By Luke Nold No content available.

Many motorists think professional operators sit comfortably in their climate-controlled cabs and let the road do the work. But ... Continue Reading

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How Addiction Impacted My Work Life

By Rebecca Kovacs No content available.

We all have to work to get the things we need. When we're addicted to alcohol and drugs, it makes it that much harder to keep o... Continue Reading

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What to Do When All Your Coworkers Drink

By Donn Gruta No content available.

The following tips can help you create and maintain a positive space for yourself in your workplace and with your colleagues wi... Continue Reading

How to Go Back to Work After Graduating Treatment

By Tori Utley No content available.

No matter where you are in your career, going back to work after completing treatment can be a challenge. Continue Reading

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Getting Help Without Losing Your Job

By Dominica Applegate No content available.

You might think that telling an employer about your addiction would paint you as unreliable, the truth is that it shows you’re ... Continue Reading

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Is a Career in Addiction Right For You?

By Toshia Humphries Toshia Humphries is a Texan freelance writer, artist, life coach and talk radio co-host of Girl Power Hour on Blog Talk Radio.

Since addiction is best understood by those who suffer and recover from it, many people who've experienced the disease firsthan... Continue Reading

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5 Ways to Ensure Job Security During Recovery

By Benhilda Chanetsa No content available.

How do you keep your job during recovery? It's you versus your employer—a cat and mouse game. You've got to stay ahead with the... Continue Reading

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Tips on How to Find a Job After Getting Sober

By Dominica Applegate No content available.

Now that you're sober, it's time to go get that job you've been dreaming of. Here are some great tips for doing so. Continue Reading

4 Things to Look for in a New Job Now That You're Sober

By Dominica Applegate No content available.

Finding a job is a key component of recovery. Consider these tips to find one that will provide both support and satisfaction t... Continue Reading

5 Benefits of Working with an Executive Recovery Coach

By Therese Marie No content available.

Finally, someone who understands all the challenges you're facing. Continue Reading

4 Recovery Principles That Impact the Bottom Line

By Therese Marie No content available.

Your journey can move both you and your company forward. Continue Reading

Finding the Blend in Performance & Recovery

By Therese Marie No content available.

In the third part of our series, executive recovery coach Therese Marie gives advice on the 3 Ts. Continue Reading

Reshaping Your Career Transition Strategy

By Therese Marie No content available.

Here's how to go into the job market with your head held high in the second piece of our five-part series. Continue Reading

My Job or My Recovery: Is It One or the Other?

By Therese Marie No content available.

The first in our five-part series on recovery in the workplace. Continue Reading

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