Category Archives: Job Search

Should I Really Apply? 6 Questions to Ask Before Submitting Your Resume

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So how do you avoid wasting your time and effort with those applications that might not go anywhere?

Before submitting your resume, ask yourself these six questions…   

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These 7 Jobs Offer the Biggest Salary Increases Each Year

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Landing a great job in the field you want to work in with a solid salary, not to mention annual salary increases, is really important to your career.

Are you on a path that will not only lead to promotions title and responsibility wise but also salary wise?   

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7 Important Thank You Email Dos and Don’ts for Job Seekers

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A thank you email can be challenging, so pay attention to these do’s and don’ts to ensure that your message gets through and makes the best impression…   

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Just Started a New Job? What to Do When a Better Offer Comes Along

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If I was going to leave a job within three months of accepting it, I needed a damn good reason. And I had one: a much better offer from another employer.

But was that enough to break my commitment and upset my new company?   

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Monster Moments: Employer Red Flags That Should Scare You Away

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As young careerists navigate their way into the workforce, many are just happy to have a job or internship. So they are prone to ignoring some creepy employer red flags served up by monster-like employers.

If you’re not ready, here are ten employer red flags that can really jump out of the dark at you…   

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Because the Elevator Takes Too Long: Develop a Networking Micro-Pitch

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New job seekers are often told to “nail your 45-second elevator pitch.” But here’s the problem: 45 seconds is a really long time.

Enter… the micro-pitch!   

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