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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 Stay Relevant In Your Field

It can be intimidating if you are several years into your career and younger, more capable employees are working their way up the ranks. Often, older employees feel as though they are becoming obsolete in the ever changing world of technology and internet.   This is especially true if you…

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How To Job Search When You Are Over 40

So. Unfortunately, you’ve found yourself once again looking for a job. Only this time…you aren’t a young and energetic 21 year old. You’re experienced and set in your ways, you’ve been at this for over 20 years already, most likely. Luckily, even if you are over 40, you can successful…

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5 Crucial Ways To Leave A Lasting Impression On An Interviewer

It’s so important to make sure you go into every interview with a sense of confidence and self-assuredness. Understanding the basic principles to really wow your interviewer can be KEY to landing the job of your dreams. Here are my top tips to making sure you leave a lasting impression:…

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How To Get A Job In A New City

  You just moved to a new city, and life is about to get awesome. You have a cool place to live, new friends, the works….but now it’s time to get a new job (yuck).   First things first: remove your address from your resume, unless you already have a…

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How To Get A Job Even If You Are Told “No”

It can be frustrating when you get told no time and time again. You know the dreaded line “we’ve decided to go in a different direction” or “we’ve chosen to go with a different candidate at this time”.  It’s discouraging, and there often isn’t a reason given on why you…

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How Social Media Can Hurt (or HELP) In Your Job Search

We live in a world of instant gratification, easy access to any bit of information we want and the ability to share our lives with the entire world. This social media take over can be both a good thing, and a bad thing, when it comes to finding the right…

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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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