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5 Ways Your Life Online Is Ruining Your Career Opportunities

Many people want to keep their “work lives” and their “personal lives” separate. However, with social media it has become more and more difficult to keep the two worlds from colliding. Read on to avoid the five things you're doing online to ruin career opportunities. ...

Career Muscle

5 Ways To Pump Up Your Career Muscle

Your career is organic. It is a living, virtually breathing organism that needs to be nourished and exercised. Without attentive, continual care, you cannot expect your career heartbeat to remain vibrant and strong. Read on to find out how to tone those career muscles!...

Social Media Manager

How To Hire For New Job Titles In 2013

Finding the right candidate can be easier said than done, especially since many jobs didn’t exist a few years ago. In this world of social networks, Twitter, iPads and smartphones, companies have to change the way they find this new type of talent. Read on for how to do it....

Webinar

WEBINAR: 3 Great Reasons To Examine Your Employer Brand

Pushing your employer brand out across social channels can be a daunting task. How do you make sure your message is being heard among job seekers? Are potential candidates picking up on what makes your company unique? How do you know if it’s working? Join a free webinar to help get you o...

Phone Interview

3 Tips To Prep For A Last-Minute Phone Interview

Have you ever had a hiring manager call you and ask if you're available for a phone interview right now? Don't panic. Read on for three easy ways to prepare at the last minute....

Pay Raise

6 Ways To Raise Your Raise

If your boss is like a lot of bosses, she's too busy managing meetings, deadlines and corporate goals to give much thought to your value to the company. So, how do you increase your chances of getting a raise, and, more importantly, hike up the amount? Read on....

Resolutions 2013

Employees’ Top Work Resolutions For 2013 & Preferred Holiday Perks

Have you thought about what your New Year’s resolutions will be for 2013? Perhaps you’re thinking you’ll eat healthier, exercise more, spend more time with friends and family, or find love. What about resolutions tied to your job and career? Read on for employees' work-related resolu...

Work woman

3 Ways To Show Employers Your Value

Some people will immediately see the value you offer as an employee. Others you’ll never convince. But how do you communicate your value (the ROI the employer will receive for hiring you as opposed to another) to those who may not readily see it but are open to it? Read on for three simp...

Layoffs

How To Avoid A Layoff

Nobody wants to end up on the layoff list, but unfortunately workforce reductions are all too common in this economy. Whether your company has announced layoffs or rumors are swirling of impending ones, there are ways you can reduce your chances of landing on the list or at least cushion t...

Interview

6 Things Hiring Managers Don’t Want In A Candidate

You’re a qualified candidate, and the job market is tough. But there could still be plenty of reasons you’re getting passed over for every position you apply or interview for. Read on for six things to avoid during your job search....