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Stuck in an Overwhelming Job Search? 13 Simple Ways to Get Going Again

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Are you stuck in what seems like an overwhelming job search? Despite a strong effort, are you not gaining enough traction?

Perhaps you need a job hunting reboot?   

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40 Tips to Help Ace Your Next Job Interview [Infographic]

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Employers invite you to interviews all the time. So, why aren’t they calling you back? Perhaps your interview skills need a little refresher before your next job interview.

Good news: this infographic from AlexaJobs has you covered!   

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13 Top Tips for Students Attending an On-Campus Job Fair

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Chances are that in the coming weeks, you’ll be tempted to attend an on-campus job fair at your college or university.

Great idea! But let’s get you prepared first…   

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6 Job Seeking Lessons Learned from the Life of a Freelancer

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I’ve now successfully made the transition to a freelance writer, and here’s the thing: freelancing is just as cool as you’ve heard. I get to make my own hours, choose my clients, and take meetings in my PJs.

But freelancing is also just as hard as you’ve heard, and I’ve learned a lot of job seeking lessons…   

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Monster Moments: Employer Red Flags That Should Scare You Away

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As young careerists navigate their way into the workforce, many are just happy to have a job or internship. So they are prone to ignoring some creepy employer red flags served up by monster-like employers.

If you’re not ready, here are ten employer red flags that can really jump out of the dark at you…   

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Because the Elevator Takes Too Long: Develop a Networking Micro-Pitch

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New job seekers are often told to “nail your 45-second elevator pitch.” But here’s the problem: 45 seconds is a really long time.

Enter… the micro-pitch!   

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