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Take the initiative to say ‘thank you’ … you’ll be glad you did!

Take the initiative to say ‘thank you’ … you’ll be glad you did!
The interviewing process can be a bit of an obstacle course designed to prod and reveal your true capabilities. But, it’s not just the interview that determines how well you maneuver the course. What you do before, during and after an ...
Posted: Saturday, February 23, 2013 10:00:00 AM by Kathy George | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Job Search Advice
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Is your social profile in line with your professional persona?

Is your social profile in line with your professional persona?
As much as we might like to believe social media is just for our personal use and pleasure, the truth it is being used just as much for business purposes—from hiring and collaborating with coworkers, to client relationship-building and ...
Posted: Wednesday, February 20, 2013 10:00:00 AM by Vicki Spencer | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Social Media & Employment Trends
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Becoming a worker of your word

Becoming a worker of your word
Nothing will make you more valuable in the workplace than a reputation for being reliable. According to recent research, unreliability was named the number one career-limiting habit among workers today. I don’t know about you, but I want ...
Posted: Sunday, February 17, 2013 10:00:00 AM by Nanci Schulman | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Career Development & Advancement
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Love in the workplace

Love in the workplace
What’s putting the pep in your step on Monday mornings? Is it the chance to apply your talents to a job that’s made for you, or is it the prospect of running into that special someone that works in the same building? If the latter rings ...
Posted: Thursday, February 14, 2013 10:00:00 AM by Sandy Mazur | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Success on the Job
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What’s coming between you and the job of your dreams?

What’s coming between you and the job of your dreams?
You’ve been job searching for a while now and nothing is turning up. Is it just the economy or is there some other reason employers are not interested? While there are many factors at play, it’s important to be real with yourself and ...
Posted: Monday, February 11, 2013 10:00:00 AM by Lynn Billing | 1 comment(s)
Filed under: Job Search Advice
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What’s preventing your career growth?

What’s preventing your career growth?
Spring is in full bloom. Everywhere you look, something is sprouting or blossoming. What about your career? Is it producing the kind of healthy growth you desire? If not, find out what’s stunting your career growth and nip it in the bud! ...
Posted: Tuesday, February 05, 2013 10:00:00 AM by Kathy George | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Career Development & Advancement
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Starting out: Don’t despise the day of small things

Starting out: Don’t despise the day of small things
As a newbie to the workforce, your first job can feel a lot like initiation. You’re the new kid on the block, fresh out of school and you have a lot to learn—and prove—to those around you who are more seasoned in their career. ...
Posted: Saturday, February 02, 2013 10:00:00 AM by Vicki Spencer | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Success on the Job
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