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The 21st Century Resume: A Personal Website

Standing out from the crowd is tough when your resume is buried in a mound of papers on a hiring manager’s desk. An average of 118 people will apply for each advertised job, but only 20 percent of those applicants get cal...

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The Evolution of The Internship [INFOGRAPHIC]

It’s hard to believe that the predecessor of today’s internship came to life in the 11th century. The interns of the past were actually apprentices seeking practical experience to grow their skill set in a trade, art, or ca...

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How to Combat the Unemployment Blues

  At some point in your career, you might experience a time of unemployment.  Perhaps you chose to quit abruptly or maybe you were laid off.  As someone who is recently unemployed, I can say there’s been many highs and...


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Professional Women’s Club of Chicago (PWCC) Celebrates 15 Years

The Professional Women’s Club of Chicago (PWCC) is celebrating 15 years of bringing professional women together and helping them reach their goals both professionally and personally. In honor of this milestone PWCC is invitin...

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Top 10 Writing Courses that Improve Business Leadership Skills

    Enrolling in a business writing course can help you learn how to communicate clearly and directly. These are essential skills if you want to be recognized as a leader in business. Check out these suggestions for t...

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Can You Change Your Life in 15 Days?

Today’s morning post comes to you from Tiara International and is all about their upcoming “15 Days to Wow” Program. Get involved! Who is Tiara? Tiara International LLC s a global company providing women’s ...


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A Woman’s Paradox: Infographic

Source: Great Business Schools About the Author: This infographic is brought to you by Krista Coleman, a researcher and blog junkie from Greatbusinessschools.org. Greatbusinessschools.org strives towards providing best possible...

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Succeeding in the Job Search Today [INFOGRAPHIC]

At some point or another, most of us will go through the long-winded process that is the job search. It’s a tough business to be in, especially if you’re not getting the results you want. However, when you’ve done your re...

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8 Things You Should Never Say While on the Job

  One wrong word or thoughtless response can ruin a reputation and stick with someone for a long, long time — especially in the work place. We tend to spend more time at work than anywhere else — which is why we usuall...


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Autism Speaks Invites Chicago Young Professionals to “Illuminate”

Autism affects 1 in 88 children in the United States – what can Chicago do to help? Autism Speaks to Young Professionals (AS2YP) calls Chicagoans to commemorate Autism Awareness month and to help Autism Speaks Light It Up Blu...