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Zen In the Workplace: What Truly Makes You Happy?

  In the staffing industry, we do a lot of thorough vetting of prospective candidates for different positions. We want to make sure that our client is going to get the best possible person for their job, but on top of that...

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Job Interviewing 101 Infographic: How to Succeed in Different Situations

Did you know the average employer may receive upwards of 100 applications per job opening? In addition, even if an applicant does land an interview, it can be difficult to navigate through the process since every interviewer is...

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The Impossible Interview Question: Where Do You See Yourself in 5 Years?

Recently, our friends over at Interviewing.com tackled an incredibly important question. How do you answer the interview question “Where do you see yourself in five years?” Robin Rayburn beautifully points out, this...


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Salary Negotation Tips to Get the Best Pay You Can

Recently, our friend Anna Runyan over at Classy Career Girl interviewed Katie Donovan from Earn More Girl about the ins and outs of salary negotiation. This gem of advice was one of Katie’s incredible suggestions on how t...

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Mitt Romney Says “It Kills Me” Not to Be President: You’ve Been There, Right?

Mitt Romney gave an interview to Fox News Sunday last week. In it, he was asked about his feelings following the election. How does Mitt feel today about his loss. He said, “It kills me not to be there,” referring t...

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The Most Asked Job Interview Questions

If you’re preparing for a job interview this week, you’ll want to do some “practice questions” with a friend or your spouse, or perhaps just talking to yourself in the shower. Great interviewers rehearse...


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5 Ways to Stand Out as a Job Seeker

As someone who’s been a small business owner most of my life, it occurred to me that I’ve never gotten a job the traditional way — with a resume and job interview — ever.  Instead, I’ve always used creative w...

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The Frugal Career Girl: Make More Money!

There came a time during the unemployed season where I would sit in my car, grip my steering wheel, close my eyes and smile, thinking only this: I truly cannot wait until I’m back in the place where I can buy a grande moc...

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Relaxed Does Not Equal Unprofessional

  The women in the above photo, if they were wearing these outfits to an office, would quite obviously be working in a casually dressed work environment. Imagine, for a moment, where these women might work. Google, perhaps...


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One Thing Killing Your Interviews: You Have to Want It!

In today’s economy, finding a new job takes more time than ever before. Depending on which government websites you visit and which studies you read, you’ll find that an average job search takes at least 6 months, an...