Effective Online Networking
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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...

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The Blessing and the Curse of Summer for Your Career

The words “Summer Job” probably conjure some flashbacks of roller skating car hops, lifeguards, mowing lawns, and all of the other kinds of jobs you’d take in the summer between years of high school or college...

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The Women’s Online Community You MUST Join: Project Eve

Have you met Eve? Project Eve, that is. Well, if you haven’t, we want to introduce you to her. Project Eve is an incredible site for women business owners. But even if you’re not an entrepreneur, you’re going ...


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Have You Heard About #CareerGirlChat?

It’s week THREE of the #CareerGirlChat. Where we here at Career Girl Network are bonding together with three other “Career Girl” driven organizations to bring women all over the world together on Twitter for o...

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Take Your Online Network to the Next Level: Offline

  Online networking is an important part of your career, but you can only take your connection to professionals on the Web so far. When you’ve started a relationship with a fellow professional on the Internet, the next s...

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Update Your LinkedIn Contact Info: It Might Get You a Job!

More now than ever before, recruiters are the mainstay on the pages of LinkedIn. Every day, recruiters from all over the world are proactively looking at LinkedIn profiles seeking to fill jobs from administrative roles all the ...


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3 Ways To Use Pinterest For Networking

If you don’t have a Pinterest account, you might want to think about getting one. According to a 2012 Experian Marketing Services report, Pinterest is the third largest social network after Facebook and Twitter. Considering t...

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Email: Your Subject Line Is An Action Item

It’s one of the biggest problems you face every day at work – your emails aren’t getting returned. You write them, meticulously at times, and people just don’t respond. Could it be that perhaps you’re ...

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4 Tips for Sending a Professional Email

I’ve received a lot of emails from students at my alma mater and young professionals interested in learning more about the media and communications industry. Most of the time these emails are clear and professionally writ...


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What To Do When Your Favorite Website Crumbles

Admit it, you’ve tried every social media site out there, even the ones that didn’t last. Did you ever have a profile on MySpace? What about Friendster? Are you asking yourself right now, “Does MySpace even ex...