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How to Juggle a Full-Time Job AND a Successful Job Search

By | No Comments | April 15, 2014

Working 40+ hours a week while trying to lead a successful job search can be challenging. Here’s how to manage it successfully. Read »

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Why You’re Wasting Your Time Searching for the Perfect Job

By | 3 Comments | April 14, 2014

Every job has a tradeoff (or several). Here’s how to figure out what really matters when looking for fulfilling work. Read »

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4 Mega-Mistakes You Don’t Want to Make On Your Resume

By | 2 Comments | April 11, 2014

Unclear why you’re not getting the interview? Here are a few reasons your resume raises a red flag — and it might not be what you think. Read »

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No Experience? No Problem. How 4 Pros Landed Their Dream Gigs

By | 7 Comments | April 4, 2014

Not having related work experience or education isn’t necessarily the end of your job search. Here’s what four pros did to get their dream job. Read »

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The Secret to Nailing That Interview and Getting the Job You Want

By | 4 Comments | April 3, 2014

Interviews don’t have to be scary. Make your interview a mere formality on the road to landing your dream job. Read »

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How to Use Your Transferrable Skills to Make Yourself Irresistible to Employers

By | 6 Comments | March 26, 2014

Feeling down and disqualified because you lack the all skills for the job you want? Don’t despair. You’ve got more skills than you think. Read »

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New Graduates: 3 Smart Moves That Will Help You Snag That First Job

By | 3 Comments | March 25, 2014

You’re ready for a grown-up career, but don’t have tons of experience. Here’s how you can still be competitive in the job hunt game as a recent grad. Read »

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Phone Interview Tips That Will Help You Land Your Dream Job

By | 6 Comments | March 24, 2014

Made it to the phone screen stage of the interview process? Follow these tips to advance to the next stage and get the job of your dreams. Read »

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How Using Your Job Application to Tell a Story Can Get You Hired

By | 4 Comments | March 21, 2014

What’s in a name? A lot. Tweak how you introduce yourself to hiring managers, and you’ll get noticed far more often than the average job candidate. Read »

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How a Well-Crafted Summary Can Take Your Resume from Boring to Stellar

By | 8 Comments | March 17, 2014

If you’re looking to improve your resume, focus on the summary section with these tips. Read »

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Overqualified Doesn’t Mean Out of the Running If You Follow These Suggestions

By | 4 Comments | March 12, 2014

Applying for a job you’re overqualified for can be tricky. Follow these tips to avoid the overqualified stigma. Read »

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Want to Get Hired? Stop Fighting the Clone Wars and Show How You’re Different

By | 11 Comments | March 10, 2014

When you’re looking for a job, you’re competing against the clones — other candidates who all look the same on paper. Don’t be a clone. Stand out. Read »

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Ask These Interview Questions to Find the Right Workplace

By | 1 Comment | March 7, 2014

Finding the right workplace is more important than finding the right position. Know the questions to ask to find the perfect place to work. Read »

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How to Make Your Online Portfolio Really Work for You

By | 1 Comment | March 4, 2014

You’ve got an ace online portfolio that highlights your best work. Now what do you do? Put it to work. Read »