Pick the Right Resume Format to Make 2020 Your Best Career Year!

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Fitting all of your relevant work history into a single one- to two-page document isn’t easy. You likely have a lot of details to share, including information about your skills, accomplishments, and more. Plus, you have to make sure that your resume leaves a strong impression. You only have a few seconds to catch a… Read more »

Didn’t Find Your Dream Job Last Year? Here’s How to Start Over!

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When you have your sights set on your perfect job, not getting it can be frustrating. Being told that you weren’t selected isn’t easy to hear. It can damage your confidence, making it harder to move forward. While not landing your dream job isn’t easy, that doesn’t mean you can’t morph the situation into something… Read more »

Didn’t Get the Job This Year? Here’s What to Do Now

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Not getting a job can be a heartbreaking experience. This is especially true if the role felt like a great fit, and you know you performed well in the process, only to be edged out by another candidate and left coming in second. While, when you are overcome with disappointment, it may be tempting to… Read more »

How to Get What You Deserve at Work

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From time to time, everyone feels a bit invisible or neglected at work. Often, these notions pass quickly, tied directly to a short-term situation or a brief incident that ends as fast as it came. However, for some professionals, these feelings linger. It seems you are constantly disrespected or marginalized, and you certainly aren’t getting… Read more »

Are People STILL Making These Resume Mistakes?

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Creating an enticing and engaging resume may seem like a challenge. After all, you only have a few moments to catch a hiring manager’s eye, so the pressure is certainly on to provide powerful insights into your capabilities quickly. However, as important as it is to make sure you address critical points the hiring manager… Read more »

No Job Experience? Start Here!

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If you are just taking your first steps into the job market, you might be surprised at how difficult it can be to land a position without job experience. Many jobs that are described as entry-level still have experience requirements, often numbering between one and five years. That leaves many newly minted professionals in a… Read more »

Don’t Be Afraid of That Mistake You Made at Work!

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Most professionals understand that mistakes happen. However, even knowing that nearly everyone will have a misstep from time to time, that doesn’t mean that owning up to an error is easy. In fact, it is often pretty scary, especially since, at a minimum, it can result in some negative feedback. But that doesn’t mean you… Read more »

Is Your Boss an “M-Word”…Micromanager?!

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Few things are as frustrating to a professional as having a boss who likes to micromanage. Often, the constant hovering and corrections make the workplace feel very negative, particularly since the manager’s actions make it appear as if they don’t trust their team. Many professionals struggle with how to address the issue of being micromanaged,… Read more »

Heading to a Career Fair? Read This First

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Going to a career fair can be an overwhelming experience. After all, it is filled with hiring managers who can offer you a position, potentially on the spot. Plus, there is a slew of other candidates who are also hoping to land an opportunity, making the environment feel a bit competitive.  Making a good impression… Read more »