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Personal Branding Advice: Listen to the Voice of Reason [Infographic]

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given the rise of remote work opportunities, you may not meet your future employer face-to-face for quite some time. But potential employers will see how you present yourself online.

So today’s best personal branding advice is all about helping you create a great first impression. And today, that happens well before your first in-person meeting.   

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Tailored Resumes: How to Show You’re the Best Candidate for the Job

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Follow these steps to carefully tailor your resume for each job. Sure, it’s extra effort.

But by doing so, you’ll become that candidate who’ll make a recruiter jump on their swivel chair a la Tom Cruise, and shout “Finally… got one!”   

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10 Great Employers Expectations of Every Top Tier Job Seeker

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Applying for a new job? Be sure to take into account employer expectations.

Prospective employers seek the right candidates to improve their company. Your job is to show them that’s you…   

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Self-Promotion: The Art of Selling Yourself [Infographic]

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Self-promotion can be a tricky proposition. After all, you don’t to come off as arrogant or over-confident. Finding the proper balance between presenting yourself as the perfect candidate for the job and appearing to be a pushy jerk that no one wants to work with can be difficult. It’s not impossible, but you have to put some thought into it.   

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Developing an Effective Elevator Pitch [Infographic]

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One of the most effective tools for any job seeker? A well-planned and perfectly delivered elevator pitch.

An elevator pitch is a 30-second speech that summarizes who you are. It also says why you would be the perfect choice for the job…   

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How to Sell Yourself to Employers Like a TV Pitchman

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Think about how you market (pitch) yourself to them through your resume, cover letter, LinkedIn profile, networking, and interviewing activities. This is especially true when you’re looking to reinvent yourself in a new career and make a big transition. Knowing and speaking the language of your target audience (employers and recruiters) is critical to being able to powerfully distinguish yourself from others and stand out in a sea of candidates.   

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