Career Moves
jobhunters

The Whole Person Job Search from Liz Ryan

She bounded onto the stage with a flair rarely seen in a business presentation. She wore a fuchsia dress, lipstick to match, and jewelry that glittered in the light while she literally bounced back and forth on the stage as she...

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Get That Promotion! It’s Time!

There are many times in my career when I have stood out for terrible reasons.  Reasons like refusing to make coffee when I was the most junior person on the team (I thought it was demeaning and also, I didn’t know how...

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Power Inside an Elevator

The Elevator. We’ve all been in one. Usually we are awkwardly starting at the buttons, the ceiling, the floor, anything to not make contact with the other riders traveling up and down that small confined box. It’s p...


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What to Say When a Job Offer is Made

You’ve done everything you could. You wrote the perfect cover letter and resume, you applied for the job, you made it past the screening interview and the initial interview and the panel interview and maybe even a final i...

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4 Ways to Get the Most from Your Summer Internship

Many careers start out with a coveted summer internship. Whether paid or unpaid, if you’re interning right now for a company you hope to one day work for or that is at least in the field you dream of pursuing, you want to mak...

LinkedIn

Are You Making This Mistake On LinkedIn?

I feel like everyone is having the same conversation these days about LinkedIn: “Have you been networking on LinkedIn – everyone’s on there!” “Have you posted on LinkedIn recently?”  “...


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Finding a Job in 1-2-3

As a recent grad, I’m tempted to throw a bunch of resumes to potential employers out there and see what sticks. As a Career Girl and business woman, I know better. When you’re unemployed and anxious to find work, it’s eas...

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So You Want to Write a Book: Part 3

If you haven’t noticed from all the excerpts we’re posting from You Know Everybody! A Career Girl’s Guide to Building a Network That Works, I’ve finally come to the end of my book writing and publishing ...

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Is There Work After Baby?

The editors at Human Resources MBA Degree Guide decided to research the topic of work after baby. Is it possible? How does it work, and how do the numbers break down? Check out the infographic below to learn more. Image source:...


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Four Steps to Becoming a Freelancer

I regularly volunteer at events for students and new graduates from my alma mater. I know I’m not a famous author or a third string NFL quarterback (my two dream jobs), but I’ve noticed that my job sounds pretty coo...