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What Most Recruiters Won’t Tell You

What Most Recruiters Won’t Tell You

Eight recruiters and HR pros share a few “secrets” you’ll probably never hear There’s no doubt about  it, looking for a job isn’t easy. One of the most…

Optimizing Your Resume For An Internal Promotion

Optimizing Your Resume For An Internal Promotion

Nine ways to increase your chance of success While many people believe that the only time a resume is required is in support of an application for a…

Salary Talk During The Job Interview

Salary Talk During The Job Interview

How to handle the tricky subject of salary Even though you may have gone through a phone screening that involved answering questions about salary, the subject may come…

Resume Bloopers

Resume Bloopers

Simply bad to truly bizarre resume blunders During your career your resume is one of your most important marketing tools. Your resume is often your first introduction to…

Management

Your Looks And Your Job: Does Appearance Affect Advancement?

Your Looks And Your Job: Does Appearance Affect Advancement?

How your appearance may affect getting hired, getting promoted, and making more money We’d all like to believe that career success is strictly a result of talent, drive,…

Why You Need Business Cards

Why You Need Business Cards

Business cards are a great little marketing tool Whenever I speak to a group of jobseekers the first question I ask is “How many of you have a…

Should You Quit Your Job?

Should You Quit Your Job?

Love it or hate it sometimes it’s just time to go In today’s environment, switching jobs regularly is becoming more common. According to the 2014 Jobvite Job Seeker Nation…

Protecting Yourself From Sexual Harassment

Protecting Yourself From Sexual Harassment

Advice from employment attorney Donna Ballman Sexual harassment isn’t easy to prove. Most  harassers are careful when it comes to making threats or offering favors in exchange for…

Job Search

Social Media Can Help You Get Hired

Social Media Can Help You Get Hired

CareerBuilder survey indicates employers are swayed by favorable findings online If you’re looking for a job your social media presence is…

Job-Hopping Is More Expected Today

Job-Hopping Is More Expected Today

CareerBuilder study indicates that job-hopping is becoming more acceptable Not long ago being seen as a job-hopper was the kiss of…

Hablas Espanol?

Hablas Espanol?

Why you need to speak more than one language The demand in multilingual skills for global leadership candidates is increasing, with…

Should You Relocate For Your Next Job?

Should You Relocate For Your Next Job?

How to decide if relocating for a job is the right move For the last few months, you’ve been looking for…

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

No Time To Exercise?

No Time To Exercise?

Five ways to start and maintain an exercise routine Most days, juggling work and family responsibilities seem like the equivalent of two full-time jobs. It’s common to…

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

Is There Trust In Your Workplace?

Is There Trust In Your Workplace?

Tips for building trust in the workplace. And why you should. Lack of trust is a common complaint in today’s workplace. In some cases, it’s seen in…

Communication

Do You Make Snap Judgments?

Do You Make Snap Judgments?

Studies show that people judge you in less than a second You’ve heard the saying “You don’t get a second chance to make a first impression” but, what…

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

Interview Boot Camp – Video

Interview Boot Camp – Video

Every stage of the job-search process is stressful. Still, the most nerve-wracking part is generally getting through the interview. This is partly because it usually involves a…