How to Find More Time In Your Work Day

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Surveys conducted throughout the United States have found that the average employee admits to wasting approximately two hours out of every eight-hour work day. This does not include lunch and other scheduled breaks. If you find that you don’t have enough time to get your work done, it may be because you’re wasting more time… Read more »

Do This, Not That: How to Talk to Your Boss

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Interviewing Like a Pro in Five Easy Steps

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It’s an inescapable fact that interviews are the “make or break” factor on whether one lands the job. So it is surprising to find that most job seekers approach interviews with a cavalier attitude, without any preparation – they simply wake up the morning of the interview, cross their fingers, and hope for the best…. Read more »

Don’t Hate the Gatekeeper

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What’s keeping 75 percent of online resumes from being seen by hiring managers? The automated “gatekeeper”: the applicant tracking system (ATS). An ATS uses sophisticated software to automatically scan applications, filtering out unqualified candidates and only delivering what it deems are the most suitable candidates. It’s an efficiency boon for HR and hiring managers, but… Read more »

Master the Modern Social Job Search

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Today’s modern job search has evolved into a social media-driven process. Where Do Employers Find Talent? Online! The Muse says 92% of employers use social media to recruit job seekers. Betterteam reports 70% of hiring managers leverage social platforms to screen candidates. Translation? If you want to land your dream job, go social. Here’s how to do… Read more »

Use LinkedIn Groups to Land Your Job

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Everyone knows that LinkedIn is the premier professional networking site online. However, there are ways to increase the overall effectiveness of the site. Have you thought about the best ways to use groups? There are groups for every possible industry, hobby, or location. Search the site to find the best ones for you and begin… Read more »

3 Ways to Kick start Your Job Search

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Okay, with summer on the way out and winter coming before you know it is time to shake the dust out of your current job search and try some new ideas. It is easy to become frustrated while looking for a job. Sending your resume into a black hole and never hearing back from your… Read more »

When is it Appropriate to Talk Salary

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There are so many aspects to consider about a position before you even think about salary. Is the job a good fit? Can I see myself working with this team? Is there long term growth? However, it is also important to keep your salary requirements in mind so you can know how to negotiate or… Read more »