Career Tips

Job Interviews: How to Beat the Competition!

Job Interviews: How to Beat the Competition!

The New Year presents a chance for job seekers to jump back into the job market with a renewed sense of vigor. In order to begin a new career, job seekers must complete job applications, as well as in-person interviews. Incorporate the following tips into your next interview and stand out amongst the crowd!

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10 Professional Resolutions for 2014

10 Professional Resolutions for 2014

The New Year presents the perfect opportunity to start moving your career in the right direction. A change in direction might involve a pay raise, promotion, or even a new career! Whatever the case, the following tips will ensure a successful start to 2014.

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Using LinkedIn to Get an Employer’s Attention

Using LinkedIn to Get an Employer’s Attention

How can you ensure that an employer will review your resume? The answer is simple. Have the document referred to HR from a past or present employee of the company you wish to work for. While this task might seem strenuous, LinkedIn has made it easy to connect with employees all over the world!

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Simple Ways to Break the Ice at Networking Events

Simple Ways to Break the Ice at Networking Events

Getting a conversation started is typically the hardest part of networking events! You must keep in mind that the prospect of approaching someone new is stressful for just about everyone involved. Read our tips below to develop smooth, natural conversation at your next networking event.

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3 Ways to Keep Your Skills Sharp No Matter the Industry

3 Ways to Keep Your Skills Sharp No Matter the Industry

Considering the lack of jobs and an increasingly competitive job market, the likeliness of job seekers taking a job within their industry becomes less and less. However, just because you’ve taken a job in a different industry doesn’t mean you should let your hard earned skills go to waste. Use these 3 tips to keep your skills sharp and ready to go!

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Make Your Resume Stand Out From the Crowd!

Make Your Resume Stand Out From the Crowd!

Many active job seekers spend countless hours searching and applying to open positions. For some, the application process is easy; yet, the next step seems impossible – securing the job interview! If this situation seems familiar, it might be time to review your resume.

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5 Tips to Effectively Transition Careers

5 Tips to Effectively Transition Careers

Changing careers is a fact of life for many of today’s business professionals. Sometimes these changes are welcomed by the individual themselves, and other times, they’re devastating and unexpected. Despite how and why a career transition takes place, it’s up to the individual as to how they handle it.

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How to Get the Most Out of Your LinkedIn Headline

How to Get the Most Out of Your LinkedIn Headline

The LinkedIn Headline is one of the strongest tools that you have at your disposal within your LinkedIn profile. It is the first piece of information that recruiters see when they view your profile, so you want to show them something that catches their attention and makes them to want to search through the rest of your information. To help your headline reach its fullest potential, try the following tips:

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