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Temporary Jobs Predicted To Increase In 2014

Temporary Jobs Predicted To Increase In 2014

Study reports that temporary employment will increase The number of people with temporary jobs has increased since the last recession and it looks like that trend is going…

Don’t Let Social Media Shut You Out

Don’t Let Social Media Shut You Out

How to use Social Media to attract potential employers To a great extent, you are who the Internet says you are. Today you can be sure that employers…

After The Job Interview

After The Job Interview

How to follow up after a job interview Finding a new job is a process. You spend a significant amount of time updating and individualizing your resume hoping…

Is Your Resume Packed With Clichés?

Is Your Resume Packed With Clichés?

CareerBuilder survey finds that employers prefer strong action words If you’re like most people your resume is jam packed with clichés’ like results-driven and detail oriented which are…

Management

Tips For Telecommuters

Tips For Telecommuters

Four ways to let your boss know you’re working—without working around the clock If it seems like everyone is working from home these days, it’s because so many…

Evaluating Candidates Made (A Little) Easier

Evaluating Candidates Made (A Little) Easier

Things to consider when you’re conducting a job interview Shawnice Meador’s corporate background provides an added benefit to the students of MBA@UNC. They get the unique perspective of…

Are You A Cyberslacker?

Are You A Cyberslacker?

How some employees are wasting time at work Cyberslackers are those who use technology to appear like they are working when, in fact, they are simply surfing the…

Nice Girls Don’t Get Ahead

Nice Girls Don’t Get Ahead

Interview with Lois Frankel author of Nice Girls Still Don’t Get the Corner Office I read a lot of business books. Some are practical. Some are inspirational. Rarely,…

Job Search

Six Reasons Why Recruiters Don’t Call You

Six Reasons Why Recruiters Don’t Call You

There are countless reasons why recruiters don’t call, here are six common ones Looking for a job is a job. It’s…

Using LinkedIn For A Job Search

Using LinkedIn For A Job Search

Top LinkedIn tips from career experts If you’re gearing up for a job search, don’t forget to use LinkedIn. Most recruiters—…

Getting Hired By Google

Getting Hired By Google

It’s not only about your G.P.A. when it comes to getting hired by Google While some companies, like the big four…

Taking a Career Break? Five Ways to Reenter the Workforce

Taking a Career Break? Five Ways to Reenter the Workforce

How to get back to work after an extended career break Career breaks are increasingly common, with workers voluntarily taking time…

Changing Course

Building A Career Of Choice

Building A Career Of Choice

How to choose and change careers Let’s face it, most career choices are not choices at all, but people held hostage by paychecks. Most of us fall…

College Corner

Millennials: Well Educated And In Debt

Millennials: Well Educated And In Debt

Study finds that despite economic hardships Millennials remain optimistic Every generation has growing pains. Today’s Millennials (aged 18 to 33) are forging a much different path to…

Health & Fitness

Self Massage In The Office

Self Massage In The Office

Five ways to relax on the job We have all read that going to a massage therapist can relieve the stress in our bodies, it can help…

Goals

Using SMART Goals For A Job Search

Using SMART Goals For A Job Search

A better way to find a new job Are you looking for work? What is your current situation? Were you one of the thousands laid off over…

Conflict

Snarky Coworker Got You Down?

Snarky Coworker Got You Down?

How to work with people you don’t like You’re stuck with the people you work with — coworkers, bosses, and staff — for 40+ hours a week.…

Communication

Don’t Be Guilty of Jargon

Don’t Be Guilty of Jargon

Use your “out-of-the-box” thinking to think of a new word Are you constantly aiming to think “outside the box” or trying to “impact” your department’s growth? Then…

Decision Making

Multiple Job Offers? So What’s Your Problem?

Multiple Job Offers? So What’s Your Problem?

Take these steps to make the right decision More than one offer? Lucky you! What’s the problem? Choose the one that pays the most and move on,…

Interviewing

Discrimination At Work

Discrimination At Work

Federal Employment Laws Prohibiting Job Discrimination* The following Federal Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) Laws prohibit job discrimination. These laws are enforced by the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission…