The 10 Best Job Search Tips of 2017

If you’re a smart, thoughtful candidate, you’ll always research what you can do to improve your odds of landing a job. The…

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From Government to Private Sector Job: What You Need to Know

As a Professional Career Coach, I have coached over 400 professionals, primarily in the Washington, DC job market. Over 80 percent of…

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What to Do When Your Job Search Gets You Down

Fact: “A job hunt is often draining because of all the judgment and rejection that can be involved before you actually secure…

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How to Handle a New Offer After You’ve Just Taken a Job

If I was going to leave a job within three months of accepting it, I needed a damn good reason. What I…

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6 Times Being an Out-Of-State Job Applicant Helps (and Hurts) You

When clicking submit on an online job application, you’ve probably stared straight into your computer screen and wondered whether your application would…

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3 Skills to Acquire to Advance Your Career

To get ahead at work, it’s not enough to just be good at your job. To take that next step, you need…

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5 Mistakes That Will Keep You From Getting Hired

Sometimes you have all the skills needed to land a job, but somewhere in the process, everything falls apart. Maybe you never…

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“How Glassdoor Helped Me Find My Dream Job”

At Glassdoor, we’re on a mission to help people everywhere find a job and company they love. But in order to do…

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The Dos & Don’ts of Applying for a Job Today

Looking for a job can feel like an endless cycle of applying for positions, waiting anxiously, not hearing anything back and then…

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8 Microsoft Excel Tricks That’ll Change Your Job Search Forever

Job hunting these days has undeniably gone digital. It’s easier than ever to cast a wide net when you’re searching for a…

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7 Well-Paying Side Gigs You Never Knew Existed

Let’s be honest — who among us couldn’t use a little extra money? Whether you’re not getting enough hours at your current…

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Read the Email That Immediately Scored One Man a Job Offer

We’ve talked about the importance of writing a good email before. Among other things, writing a great email helps ensure clarity, impress…

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