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Interviewing: It’s all about them (not you)

Interviewing: It’s all about them (not you)
You scored the interview, now it’s time to bring it home. With competition so fierce in today’s job market, the best way to stand out among a sea of candidates is to remember who’s number one in the interview—and I ...
Posted: Wednesday, January 30, 2013 10:00:00 AM by Nanci Schulman | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Job Search Advice
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Has texting eroded your professional communication skills?

Has texting eroded your professional communication skills?
Texting has become a bit of a modern-day phenomenon. Who would have thought there would ever come a day when two people in the same room would opt to communicate via texting rather than speaking. Yet, that’s exactly what’s happening. ...
Posted: Sunday, January 27, 2013 10:00:00 AM by Sandy Mazur | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Social Media & Employment Trends
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Make your performance review work for you!

Make your performance review work for you!
Ah, the dreaded performance review. Sadly, that’s how many workers view the opportunity to sit down with their supervisor and find out how they scored on their employee report card. I recently came across some findings that substantiate ...
Posted: Thursday, January 24, 2013 10:00:00 AM by Lynn Billing | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Career Development & Advancement
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The importance of fostering work relationships

The importance of fostering work relationships
Healthy work relationships are foundational to your job satisfaction and long-term career success. While the workplace is full of people with differing personalities, perspectives and professional agendas, taking the initiative to build strong ...
Posted: Monday, January 21, 2013 10:00:00 AM by Patti Dunning | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Success on the Job
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It takes more than a resume to land a job these days

It takes more than a resume to land a job these days
Let’s be realistic, we live in a social world that thrives on technology. The impacts of new media and mobile innovation have revolutionized the way things get done—especially those things that once found their identity in paper form, ...
Posted: Friday, January 18, 2013 10:00:00 AM by Kathy George | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Job Search Advice
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Respecting the rules of social media in the workplace

Respecting the rules of social media in the workplace
There is a lot to say about social media in respect to the workplace. Companies have built entire business strategies around social media, and for some workers it is a tool they use in their job every day. So where do you draw the ...
Posted: Tuesday, January 15, 2013 10:00:00 AM by Vicki Spencer | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Social Media & Employment Trends
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Make it a successful new year in your career!

Make it a successful new year in your career!
It’s a new year, and with it comes exciting new opportunities in your career. While you may have many ideas about what you would like to see happen, the surest way to make them a reality is to set some professional goals! As the New ...
Posted: Wednesday, January 09, 2013 10:00:00 AM by Sandy Mazur | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Success on the Job
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