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Stand Out with the Perfect LinkedIn Headline [Infographic]

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Your LinkedIn headline is the most critical part of your profile. Along with your name and profile photo, it is the first thing people see when they find you in search results or land on your profile. Typically, you have about 7 seconds to impress a potential connection before the move on to the next search result. And aside from your name, your headline is the first thing they’ll see. It’s probably a good idea to make it a good one.   

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Stand Out from the Stack: Create the Perfect Resume [Infographic]

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Earning your degree is just the first step in transforming your career into a success story. The next step, of course, is securing a job to put your new skills to good use!

That means that it’s time to start applying for jobs, which means that you have to ensure that you have a perfect resume… one that stands out in a stack of other resumes.   

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10 Ways to Show You Are the More Employable Candidate

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Being one among hundreds vying for a single, lucrative spot can often be intimidating.

After all, the power really is with the potential employer as they comb through piles of qualified candidates to find the most employable candidate…   

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How to Capture Attention in a Job Interview… and Keep It

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Job interviews are nerve-wracking experiences with so many dos and don’ts to remember. It’s important to come out with the feeling of knowing that you’ve made an impression on your job interviewers.

How do you capture attention attention and hold it throughout?   

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How to Beat the Competition and Win that Coveted Internship

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As we look forward to the fall season, competition for an internship is quite high. The key to getting a clear shot at a coveted internship? You must stand out in the crowd of resumes and applications.

Today, it isn’t enough to list your experiences and accomplishments. You must remember the rules of marketing…

You’ve got to focus on creating a product that the consumer desires.    

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Creative Cover Letters: How to Stand Out Without Getting Thrown Out

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Utilizing creative cover letters can be tricky. They’re tricky because they have no real rules (like the Wild West of the Career World).

A lot of people, especially recent graduates, often feel tempted to write unique cover letters to show off their personality…   

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