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7 Tips: How To Write a Template Cover Letter

There are mixed messages in the value of a cover letter. In one instance, a recruiter proclaims, "Never waste your time on a cove...

6 Ways You're Damaging Your Career - And How To Avoid Them

6 Ways You’re Damaging Your Career – And How To Avoid Them

1. Waiting until you have "time" before you reshape your resume story. A resume needs to be fit, and as you add weeks, months a...

5 Things To Say in Your Interview Follow-Up Letter

5 Things To Say in Your Interview Follow-Up Letter

Following up in writing after a job interview may seem like an easy task. However, after the "Dear Mr./Ms. Nickels" salutation, un...

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3 Ways To Make Facebook Your Friend During Your Job Search

For some, Facebook is a natural extension of your career and personal brand, adding value to your story. For others, Facebook is a...

3 Reasons Why The Resume is Passé

3 Reasons Why The Resume is Passé

Many articles focus job seekers in on specific aspects of their resume such as spelling, punctuation and keywords. While these thr...

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3 Steps To Bring Passion With You to Work

A fan questioned Mike Rowe of "Dirty Jobs" on why he said that "follow your passion" was the worst advice he'd ever received. A sn...

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6 Tips to Refresh Your Resume

Whether you are an experienced professional with many years in the workforce or just out of college, a resume is your passport to ...

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6 Steps to Reach Job Search Zen

Anyone who says they are 100 percent satisfied with their job in many cases is either being dishonest or their boss is standing ne...

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5 Job Search Tips for Baby Boomers

By the time many of us turn 50, there is a good chance we have been working for 35 or more years. Of course, this is taking into a...

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3 Job Search Misconceptions To Avoid

Searching for a job is wrought with misleading ideas. You may go years without conducting a job search, and then all of a sudden, ...