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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, ...

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5 Damaging Career Moves to Avoid

Careers aren’t made overnight, but a few mistakes can easily derail your career pretty quickly. Whether you’re complacent in y...

Job Seekers: 5 Ways To Go Undercover To Find Your Perfect Job

Job Seekers: 5 Ways To Go Undercover To Find Your Perfect Job

To find your perfect job, you may have to go undercover. Career coach John Lees, author of How to Get a Job You'll Love says: '...

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6 Common Networking Mistakes to Avoid

By now, you’ve probably heard networking is the only way you can advance your career. Because of this, you’ve been sending ...

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6 Ways to Get a Promotion this Summer

For many of us, especially those who have kids, the next few weeks will be a mad scramble of clearing the in-tray, making sure dea...

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Not Interested? How to Respond to Recruiters

How do you feel about recruiters? For some people, lots of people, too many people, talking to a recruiter is a waste of time. Th...

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5 Ways to Woo Hiring Managers During The Interview Process

While it's easy to think you're the center of attention during a job search or interview, you're actually wrong. Although 92 pe...

How to Find and Keep a Mentor

How to Find and Keep a Mentor

A mentor is someone with a lot of experience who advises a less-experienced colleague. The one with the limited knowledge is refer...

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5 Tips for Job Seekers to Stay Positive

You're discouraged. You're overwhelmed. You're tired of looking for jobs. And you’re not alone. For many job seekers, look...

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How to Network with the Right Recruiter

If you are out of work or, simply open to new opportunities, and you meet a recruiter: DO NOT start pitching your resume to them. ...