Yes, Employers Will Be Looking at Your Social Media

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You know you need a good resume, excellent references, and the skills to back everything up when you’re applying for a new job. But have you thought much about your social media presence? Today’s world of Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and more are so ubiquitous that everyone has them, but no one really thinks about their… Read more »

Use These Tips to Land an Exciting Job After Graduation

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It was a long and challenging road, but you’ve finally graduated. Now what happens? You’re going to be in the market for a new job, and that means building your resume and applying for positions that are a match for your skills, experience, and education. But how do you get started if you’ve never done… Read more »

Starting a Summer Job? Use These Tips to Make a Great Impression!

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Summer is well and truly here, and after a long cold winter, the hot weather is more than we could have asked for. Are you starting a job this summer? Maybe it’s temporary or maybe you expect it to be a long-term, full-time position, but in either case, it’s your job now to make the… Read more »

Is There a “Right Time” to Go Back to School?

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Going to college seems like a luxury of the recent high school graduate. College campuses are full of younger people without career experience looking to get the tools they need to succeed in our highly competitive job market. So, if you’re already established in your career, is there really a right time to go back… Read more »

Woah, That Resume Is TOO Long!

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Writing a resume is hard work. It seems so simple, you just make a list of the things you’ve done in the past. But there is so much information today about what you should and should not include that it can become quite confusing to figure out what should be on your resume. One of… Read more »

Read This Before Your Next Interview

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Okay, stop right there. You’ve been searching the internet for “interview advice” and “how do I interview,” and you’ve landed here. There’s a reason for that! We all think we’re experts at interviewing, but are we really focused on what it is the company wants? By reading this interview advice, you’re going to think about… Read more »

Here’s How to Make Your LinkedIn Profile Stand Out From the Crowd

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Recruiters use LinkedIn to find qualified candidates every day. But with so many profiles to scroll through, how do they determine which individuals to reach out to regarding their open position? If you answer these three questions, you can create a profile that will attract recruiters and help you stand out from the crowd. Before… Read more »

Can You Land a Job After You’re Late for an Interview?

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You probably already know that being late for an interview will create major concern for the hiring manager. But, if the unforgivable happens, can you recover from it? The next steps are all up to you. Here are some things you can do to help the hiring manager see that you being late to the… Read more »

How to Work With Difficult People (Better!)

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Throughout your career, you will be working with a variety of different personality types. When you click with your co-workers, everything comes easier. You enjoy the time you spend with them. You value their opinion when you’re working on something. But what happens when your co-workers are difficult, and you find yourself wondering if this… Read more »

How to Handle Constructive Criticism at Your Data Entry Job

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We get it. Working in a data entry job can sometimes feel thankless and frustrating. But when your manager presents you with criticism about the work you’ve done, how are you supposed to react? It’s normal to be defensive, but it’s healthier to take a step back and learn to interpret and apply constructive criticism,… Read more »