You Lost Your Job: How to Get Back in the Job Search Saddle

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Millions of people lose their jobs every month. If you are the one who has just lost your job, knowing you aren’t alone isn’t much consolation.

The good news is that millions of people also land new jobs every month, and you will join that group, too! Here’s how…   

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How to Create the Perfect One Page Resume

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A resume isn’t about including everything. It’s about including the RIGHT things.

Still, you might have a lengthy internship and work history and think, “How am I supposed to put all of my jobs on one page?”   

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How to Become the Perfect Candidate in 3 Steps [Infographic]

How to Become the Perfect Candidate

During the job search, everyone wants – no, needs – to create a great first impression. But as many job seekers have found… this not-so-small task is easier said than done.

So how do you create a unique first impression in your resume, online presence and during the job interview – all at the same time?    

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3 Simple Steps to Connecting with Alumni on LinkedIn

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Now that your LinkedIn profile is up and in tip top shape, it’s time to think about how, as a college student, you are going to connect with other LinkedIn members.

It’s time to develop your professional network…   

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5 Ways to Start Your Career While Still in College

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Kicking off your career in college is essential to your success after graduation. College students who do internships, brand themselves, and gain real world experience are more likely to land jobs after college than those who don’t do anything to advance their careers.

There are so many different things you can do to launch your career as a college student…   

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9 Ways Young Professionals Can Really Impress Their Employers

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In today’s economy, it is tough for recent grads and young professionals to find their first gig. And even harder to impress once they’re there. So we asked our friends at Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) this question: When was the last time you were truly impressed by a young professional? What did they do to set themselves apart? Here are some of the best answers:   They Leveraged a Balance of Confidence and Humility All professionals walk a fine line between confidence and humility, but as a young professional, this line can be paper thin. Different situations require a young   

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