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Is No News Good News With Unemployment Rate?

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported its latest update on the state of unemployment and as we eagerly waited to hear how the job market was impacted in December, it was released that the unemployment rate held steady at 10%. While we are not trying to ignore the fact that this num...

5 Steps You Can Do Now To Improve Your Work Or Job Search Outlook

We describe people with great attitudes as those who ‘light up the room’ and who have ‘infectious personalities’. These are the attitudes of the people we enjoy working with and for. And as we are entering 2010, now is a good time to evaluate our own attitudes and if necessary make...

Steps To Getting A Dream Job: Face Your Worst Career Mistakes

Most career advice is written as if all job hunters were Ivy League graduates with MBAs and a perfect track record. The truth for most of us is that we're average, have screwed up once or twice and are anxious about being exposed in the job hunting process. We're not quite sure what we wan...