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Are You Making These 8 Job Search Email Mistakes?

Email

Whether you’re sending a job application or inquiring about networking opportunities, chances are very good you’ll send an email to a recruiter or hiring manager.

And in many cases, that email is your very first impression; it is how you are measured as a young professional. So any mistake could be costly…   

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Job Interview 101: 5 Clever Ways to Research Your Next Employer

Clever

In the Social Age, with endless resources available to us, showing up to an interview without doing any research on the employer can cost you, big time.

Today, every job seeker is expected to learn as much as they can about the company… and it simply must be more than what can be gleaned from scanning the company’s “About Us” page…   

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Do You Still Believe These 10 Old-School Job Search Myths?

Job Search Fact or Myth

Everyone has their own job search strategy – some good, and some not so much. For all of us, though, there are some red flags we must be aware of – old-school strategies that have gone from commonplace… to the compost pile.

As you prepare for your job search, and work hard to stay on top of the latest hiring trends in your field, be aware of these ten job search myths…   

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Are You Making These 15 Career-Damaging Mistakes?

Career Mistakes

Think it is hard to find a job? Turns out that for many young careerists it is just as hard to keep that job!

Let’s take a look at how to avoid some common career-damaging mistakes made by many of us as we work our way into our careers…   

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35 Ways To Quickly Become a Better Professional

Successful Young Careerist

We live fast-paced lives; our careers are certainly no different. Sometimes it can be difficult to stop for a moment to think about professional development. The reality is, though, that by choosing one area improvement to focus on at a time, we can become better versions of ourselves – and better professionals – in a short amount of time. To help get you started, here are 35 ways we can quickly improve our professional lifes: 1. Learn a New Skill Professionals always need to learn new skills and build upon their knowledge. If you want to be ahead of the   

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How to Handle 7 Common “What If…” Career Questions

What if Why Not Lets Go

No matter who you are or what you do, you’ve likely had a “what if…” moment about your career.

Especially if you’re a Millennial, this can be a tense time in your career where things can feel a little shaky. You may be worried about finding a job you like, or maybe even finding a job at all…   

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