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Laid Off In The Midst Of An Amazing Career: Now What?

Layoffs can happen to anyone - from a star athlete to a star marketing ninja. So how does a star, or an experienced professional, regroup after being cut?...

So You Want To Return To A Past Employer?

It sometimes happens that you make a move, regret it and look back fondly at a company you were with, sometimes years ago. When you re-apply to a past employer, you can expect to be asked about your motivation for wanting to return. Tricky question, you can't complain about a current or re...

5 Strategies For Kicking Off Your Career

For college students and recent graduates, getting going at the beginning of a job hunt can be the hardest part of the search. Whether you're distracted by semesters abroad, hefty class schedules or fun with friends, it's easy to be confused about what to do after graduation....

How To Ask Your Boss For More Money

Are you one of those people afraid to ask certain questions because you may not get the answer you want? If your answer is ‘yes,’ congratulations and welcome to the human race! I'm not a psychic, but I am going to go out on a limb here, and guess that a little two-letter word is the ba...

5 Tips To Manage That Annoying Co-Worker

Small offices are notorious for close quarters, which often times, can create an environment where co-workers become annoying. From the loud talker to the food stealer, here are five of the most annoying office habits and how to deal with them....

Got An Interview? Tips To Prepare & Impress

What is a behavioral interview question? It’s a doorway leading to opportunity; the chance to illustrate for a potential employer – in great detail – how awesome you already are at doing the job. Unlike those questions that ask you to hypothesize about the future (e.g. “Where do yo...

Want To Work From Home Early In Your Career?

Technology has changed the workplace in countless ways - conference calls, emails, Skype meetings, social media groups, and more offer new ways for employees to communicate. Technology has also allowed for more flexibility in the workplace; virtual work options like telecommuting allow emp...