Tag Archives: Young Entrepreneur Council

How to Stand Out from the Crowd in a Group Interview Setting

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How can a job seeker impress during a group interview with your team?

We asked the members of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) for their advice…   

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From Young Pros to Young Pros: The Best New Year Career Advice

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It’s a new year and new beginning for your career. Especially for young professionals. To help you get started with the best new year career advice, we asked members of the Young Entrepreneur Council (YEC) this question:

“What is the best beginning of the year career advice you have for young professionals?”   

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15 Powerful Strategies for Improving Your Communication Skills

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Many recruiters, hiring managers, and HR pros feel that communication skills are the most important traits an applicant can highlight during a job search.

But how do you improve your communication skills?    

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The Most Commonly Misused Career Tool: A Professional Headshot

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Everyone spends so much time worrying about their resume, cover letter, interview prep, online personal branding, and numerous other job search tools. But many people forget the most commonly misused career tool of them all: a timeless professional headshot. Because in the end, a selfie taken on your smartphone that represents who you are now, won’t grow and continue to represent your brand. We asked several members of the Young Entrepreneur Council to relate their experiences with a timeless professional headshot. Here’s what they had to say: Think About Your Personal Brand Have you ever noticed how some professionals will   

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15 Experts Tell Us Exactly What to Look for When Seeking a Mentor

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We know we learn through books and from professors. We gain knowledge through experience, both good and bad. But where do we go for been-there-done-that advice that will shorten learning curves, accelerate growth and allow us to avoid costly career mistakes? The answer, for many, is a mentor.   

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Wantrepreneurs: Here’s How to Really Achieve Entrepreneurial Success

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Entrepreneurship used to be great. It used to be something that select people could pull off, but today, that’s different.

Over the years, entrepreneurs have achieved some kind of “rock star” status, attracting wantrepreneurs by the truckload…   

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