Category Archives: YouTern

Lighten the Mood With a Little Workplace Haiku [Infographic]

workplace haiku

Sometimes your job just wears you down. You may love what you do, but the day-to-day grind takes its toll.

This infographic from CashNetUSA takes a light-hearted look at some of the more stressful workplace situations by converting them to Haiku…

   

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Just in Time for Monday: 20 Ways to Create an Energy Boost [Infographic]

energy boost

Well… crap! It’s Monday again.

The truth is, even if you love what you do, sometimes just pulling yourself out of bed when the Monday alarm clock beckons requires a special kind of energy boost…   

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Professional Rejection: Turning Negative into Nitro Fuel for Success

professional rejection

The truth is that I’ve experienced more professional rejection this year than I have in my entire career.

Recognizing that made me realize a couple of things…   

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Wait! Don’t Start Your Job Search with a Resume Update

another resume update

I have said this before, and I am going to say it again: I despise resumes.  They are historical.  They state what you’ve done, not what you can do and not necessarily what you want to do next.

In today’s search for work, it is a waste of time to do another resume update without a job posting to specifically target…   

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9 Things Your Resume Must Have to Secure a Live Interview

live interview

Everyone has advice on what you schould include on resume. Some of that advice is good, and some is outdated. Trying to follow all of that advice and cram everything into a one-page resume can overwhelm you. So, what are the absolute essentials? What absolutely has to be on your resume before you’ll even be considered for a live interview. We asked the members of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) to tell us what they look for.   

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6 LinkedIn Secrets: How Many of These Have You Discovered?

Linkedin Secrets

Now that the new LinkedIn changes have been rolled out to everyone, let’s take a look at the very best and oftentimes hard-to-find features on the brand new Microsoft LinkedIn site.

Some of these features may be hard to find, but I promise that you’ll have improved success on LinkedIn if you take advantage of these hidden LinkedIn secrets…   

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