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Professional Resume writing blogs that go over what goes on your resume and how to really stand yourself out in the tough job market. Free Job search tactics that will give you the confidence to successfully land a job and LinkedIn do’s and donts.

How To Nail Your SECOND Interview.

Your SECOND Interview.   So. You did the hard part. You sent in your application, you wowed them on interview number one…..it was awesome. But sometimes, depending on the job, they want you to come in for subsequent interviews. You haven’t sealed the deal yet, so it’s crucial that you…

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The Secret To A Great Resume (According To Science):

Having a good resume that actually makes interviewers want to hire you is really important (obviously). But what is the secret to having an awesome resume that’ll turn heads? Here it is: Show Your Impact In Numbers Everyone loves a good statistic and dollar amount. For example, instead of saying:…

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How To Answer: Why Should I Hire YOU in an interview.

Why Should I Hire YOU in an interview. This is a hard question that MOST of us dread when we are seated down at an interview. You don’t want to come off as cocky, but not being confident enough can hurt you, too. It’s not easy finding that perfect balance.…

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What To Include In A Resume

Depending on where you are at in your career, it can be totally scary to sit down and write a resume. If you have had a long career, you have pages and pages of experience to document. If you have just graduated college, you are probably trying to make your…

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Top 5 ways to get through Resume Scanners

You may have heard that the first step to getting a job interview is making it past the stage where a recruiter looks at your CV or resume and makes a split-second decision about whether to chuck your resume into the discard pile. So, is your resume destined to the…

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Fired at 50 years of age and successfully looking

50 years of age and successfully looking You’ve given a company for 20 years and established a lucrative career, but now you’ve found yourself unemployed. There are many reasons that this can happen after being with a company for 20 years, downsizing, restructuring, or the business closing. Unfortunately, if you’ve…

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You Weren’t Hired Because You Are Smarter Than Everyone

Expectations When anyone gets a new role, there’s an element that there’s an expectation that they’re bringing something new. They’re bringing something to the role that maybe they had that wasn’t previously there and that the company is looking for. Coming in to this new role, think about these couple…

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Wanna increase your salary?

Keeping Your Job and Increasing salary The hard work is not over. You just accepted the job of your dreams. Now the real work begins. Doing the work is only part of being successful in your job. There are other things that will also influence your success with the company.…

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Job Search Preparation

You should treat your job search as a full-time job. It’s going to be work. If you’re only job searching for an hour a day, I can guarantee you that you’re not going to get the results you want.
You’re looking for a job You’ve found yourself in the position where you’re looking for a job. It’s not often under pleasant circumstances that one finds themselves here, but you can determine what your job search experience will be like! So, where do you go from here? You need to…

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Your College Degree, or Experience wins the jobs?

Hunting for a new job but bombarded with positions asking for a 4-year degree In today’s world, when we are out hunting for a new job we’re bombarded with positions asking for a 4-year degree. This is great in theory; the organization is seeking someone with knowledge of job processes…

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