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How to Accord Yourself in Job Interview Settings

At astronaut job interviews, the hopeful applicant has to sit in a centrifugal simulator that spins them up to nine Gs. Fortunately, most people only have to deal with offices or coffee shops. Every interview setting requires a different approach, but the key is to appear unaffected by the surroundings. Think of what Damone said […]

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The Truth About Job Searching

Looking for a job is something everyone does at one time or another. Whether you conduct only one or two job searches throughout your career, or several, it’s always tricky to know where to start. Once you know where to start, the rest is about committing to a productive search until you land the job. […]

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Back to Work: Turn Over a New Leaf

Something about the temperature dropping, leaves changing and backpacks bobbing up and down outside our windows makes us reminiscent for the start of school. While most of us haven’t had a first day of school in years (let’s not admit how many), the nostalgia remains strong. Why not harness that first-day-of-school feeling and use it […]

Top 50 Resume Verbs to Enhance Your Resume

Hiring managers see a lot of the same resume verbs over and over again. While including action words is a good place to start in crafting a compelling resume, certain verbs are more specific and visual than others. They help your resume to stand out. To get started, read up on the best ways to […]

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How to Master Informal Networking, Without Being “That” Guy

Networking is an important part of getting your dream job. You need to make sure that you’re coming across as both likable and professional without becoming “that” guy. We all know him: overdressed, overselling, and over-aggressive. No thanks. We’ve compiled a list of do’s and don’ts about how to master informal networking without putting anybody […]

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Top 10 Interview Tips and Tricks

Interviews are among the most stressful parts of hunting for a new job. Depending on the job, interviews can take twenty minutes or span several days with multiple interviewers and an intensive screening process. Preparing for an interview is a big part of the job hunting process. Someone can think they have everything covered, only […]