Stop Multitasking! Greater Productivity Comes One Task at a Time

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Stop multitasking! Start by realizing there’s a difference between managing multiple tasks well and what most of us see as “multitasking.”

Everyone knows the importance of being productive and developing good time management skills…   

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The Experts Weigh In: 6 Tips to Help Land the Perfect First Job

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A college degree is supposed to open the door to well-paying jobs. So why is it so difficult to land that perfect first job after graduation?

Here’s how you can find that perfect first job…   

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Leveraging LinkedIn for a More Effective Job Search [Infographic]

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Many young careerists consider the world’s largest professional network their go-to job hunting resource. And with over 300 million potential networking contacts and 300,000 jobs available… that’s a smart move. Unfortunately, some people fail to take full advantage of it. LinkedIn provides more than just “job board” functionality. You can’t just post your resume and wait for something to happen. You have to ask yourself, are you leveraging LinkedIn in to maximize your job search?   

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It’s Your Move: How to Create a Compelling Personal Marketing Plan

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In the game of chess, the very best players do not make their first move until they have planned their last.  During job search, the same strategic logic applies.

So before you start looking, it’s time to create a personal marketing plan…   

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Career 101: How to Deliver a Powerful Presentation [Infographic]

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At some point in your career, you will need to deliver a powerful presentation. Will you be ready? Your boss asks you to present their work to management. You work hard to put together the material in a way that lets the bosses know your team is on track. Then, the day of the presentation arrives. Suddenly, it feels like grammar school again. The teacher just asked you to stand in front of the class. Your knees start shaking, you start sweating, and you just might lose your breakfast in front of everyone. You’re not alone. For many of us, the thought   

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11 Summer Internship Lessons Sure Help You Win the World of Work

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While I’ve learned a lot from my classes, there are some summer internship lessons higher education just can’t teach you.

Here are some things I’ve picked up on so far, each sure to help you win the world of work…   

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