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A Powerful Technique to Create a Resume That Hiring Executives will Rave About

I am guessing that you are reading this article because you are among the 70% of the US workforce that is unhappily employed.  And, therefore, are contemplating whether to start looking or, you have already started a full-blo...

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9 Tips to Build a Standout LinkedIn Profile That Employers will Flock to

“It is not just about who you know. It is about who knows you.” This is the reality in today’s job market, says Richard Feller, Ph.D., President of the National Career Development Association. I attended the National Resu...

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5 Powerful Interview Strategies to Gain an Unfair Advantage and Beat the Competition

Imagine going into your next job interview with confidence, ease, and an authentic smile; you have researched the company inside and out, memorized your resume, practiced your answers and prepared questions to ask. You are tota...


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How to Leverage Job References to Win Offers

 You are ready to start your job search equipped with a killer resume, and you have practiced and prepared well enough to nail interviews. Before you begin applying however ask yourself, “how do my references stack up?” Re...

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3 Powerful Networking Tips to Help You Land a Job

Looking for a new job? Time to tap into your network of connections. Before you reach out to anyone, it is important to strategically prepare so that you can land interview opportunities. Here are 3 tips on how to maximize your...

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5 Tips to Help you Stay Sane at a job You Hate.

Hate your job but haven’t landed a new one yet? Here are 5 tips on getting through it without losing your sanity. Do you have days at work where the clock cannot move fast enough? You find yourself in meetings doing everythin...


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Win the Job With a Powerful Thank you Letter. What to Say and Why.

Win the Job With a Powerful Thank you Letter. What to Say and Why. Whether it is in person, over the phone or Skype, it is important to send a thank you/follow-up letter after every interview. I have consulted with HR professio...

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3 Tips To Turn Your Job Search Into Job Offers

Searching for a new opportunity can be  overwhelming whether you are working and looking for a new opportunity, or you are unemployed and job hunting. Regardless of the reason you are job searching, it is important to stay foc...

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4 Key Reasons Resumes get Overlooked

  A full 98% of the general public prepares their resumes incorrectly. That is primarily because they do not: Target their resumes precisely to the positions they seek by matching their qualifications with the job requirem...


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How to Negotiate Salary: Questions, Answers and Scripts

Just the word “negotiate” can ignite a bevy of nerves. You might think “If I am offered a job, do I dare even try to ask for more money in this employment market?” Fear not, my job seeker friends. Negotiating does not...