Are You Using LinkedIn on Your Current Job Search? Here’s Why You Should Be!

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The challenges of a job search aren’t just limited to resume revisions and impressing employers. Navigating the job marketplace becomes even more complicated in an era of social media bombardment. Think about what tool is universally used by both candidates and recruiters. LinkedIn is an amazing resource that can be equally helpful to both employers… Read more »

Long Commute to Work? Listen to These 5 Podcasts on Your Way!

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If you have to travel to and from work, you may be looking for a way to make your commute seem a little quicker. The past decade has been the era of the podcast – listening to audio stories from radio hosts. You can find a podcast about anything; from your favorite TV show to… Read more »

Are You Leaving a Bad First Impression During Your Interviews?

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You did it! You got the call. Your resume or cover letter has launched you into the pool of potential hires. Now your only remaining step is impressing the hiring manager in an interview. How can you guarantee you make a great case for yourself? Avoid these easy-to-make interview mistakes that can make a bad… Read more »

Admitting to a Mistake at Work? Here’s How to Do it Right!

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So you’ve made a mistake on the job. Big or small, you’ll need to own up to your error. Some mistakes that seem minimal can cause a ripple effect and have an impact on your entire team. It’s important to address the issue as soon as possible, and do it in the right manner. But… Read more »

How to Know What You Want From Your New Job

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Exploring your options may happen throughout your career. New opportunities present themselves, and every professional craves growth. Even seasoned workers need some direction on best practices in career advancement. But how do you know what position is best for your path? We’re here to show you how you can identify your skills and possibilities to… Read more »

Can You Be Too Early to an Interview?

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First impressions matter. You want to blow a potential employer away with your experience and professionalism. But going above and beyond can sometimes be detrimental. Being too eager can sometimes hurt your case. Take, for example, arriving early. Punctuality is important, but arriving 20, 30, even 40 minutes before your interview (it happens!) is a… Read more »

How to Find a New Job After Being Fired

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We know how tough it can be to get fired from a position. There are many reasons why employers terminate workers, but the important thing to remember is you are not alone. Many successful people have lost a job for one reason or another. Whether the termination was based on a small miscommunication or a… Read more »

What Are Transferable Skills and How Can I Show Them Off?

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Are you ready for a career change? Searching for a new position, but worried about having a successful transition? To shift directions and find the right fit, you’ll need transferable skills. We’re here to explain what they are, how they’ll help you, and how to achieve success finding a new role. Transferable Skills Whether you’re… Read more »

What Employers Do and Don’t Want to See on Your Facebook Page

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The wonders of the internet: connecting with old friends, celebrating important milestones and more. Websites like Facebook allow us to network like never before. If you’re looking to find a new job, prepare for potential employers to check your social media profiles. A quick search of your name might expose more information than you think…. Read more »

How to Ruin Your Interview in Just 3 Steps

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Meeting a potential employer can make or break your career, so the interview is a crucial step in your path to success. To make a positive lasting impression, you need to cover your bases. The fastest ways to fail in an interview setting are often the most simple. If you’re wondering how you ruin an… Read more »