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Virtual interviewing: Prepare to make a great impression!

Virtual interviewing: Prepare to make a great impression!
Technology has reinvented the way companies interview. It is estimated that more than one billion people connect to the Internet via their mobile device. With easy access to video conferencing apps, an interview can take place just about anywhere ...
Posted: Saturday, November 30, 2013 6:00:00 AM by Sandy Mazur | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Social Media & Employment Trends
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Is your boss pushing you out the door?

Is your boss pushing you out the door?
Your job plays a big part in your personal happiness. That’s why many people spend years of their lives pursuing degrees and mastering skills that will enable them to live out their dreams. But, what happens when your dream job comes with a ...
Posted: Wednesday, November 27, 2013 6:00:00 AM by Lynn Billing | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Career Development & Advancement
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Polishing your professional communication skills

Polishing your professional communication skills
Your communication skills will either help you or hinder you in your career. As regional vice president of one of America’s largest employers, I can attest to this. In fact, good communication is one of the leading skills we look for in the ...
Posted: Sunday, November 24, 2013 6:00:00 AM by Patti Dunning | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Success on the Job
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Why job hunt through the holidays?

Why job hunt through the holidays?
Let’s be real, there are plenty of good reasons to flake on your job search during the holidays, but there are even better reasons to take it up a notch! Whether you’re unemployed or just ready for a change, the holidays offer some ...
Posted: Thursday, November 21, 2013 6:00:00 AM by Kathy George | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Job Search Advice
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Is your job consuming your life?

Is your job consuming your life?
You know the play, “Little Shop of Horrors?” It’s a musical about a floral shop worker named Seymour who comes across an unknown plant species which he names Audrey II (after the woman he loves). He places the peculiar plant in the ...
Posted: Monday, November 18, 2013 6:00:00 AM by Vicki Spencer | 1 comment(s)
Filed under: Social Media & Employment Trends
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Take advantage of company training programs

Take advantage of company training programs
Looking for a creative angle on career advancement? Training is a great way to expand your skills and make yourself attractive for promotion. Did you know many companies offer free training, education and professional development to their employees? ...
Posted: Friday, November 15, 2013 9:00:00 AM by Nanci Schulman | 1 comment(s)
Filed under: Career Development & Advancement
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Need training? A staffing firm may be the solution.

Need training? A staffing firm may be the solution.
Whether you’re fresh out of school or changing careers, it’s crucial that you have the right skills and training for the jobs you are pursuing. But, how do you get the experience you need if no one will let you through the door? The ...
Posted: Wednesday, November 13, 2013 9:00:00 AM by Lynn Billing | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Job Search Advice
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The secret to a successful job transition

The secret to a successful job transition
The job market is starting to show signs of recovery and given the opportunity, many workers are intent to make a change. According to the latest Emerging Workforce® Study, 29 percent of all workers say they are likely to look for a new job in ...
Posted: Wednesday, November 06, 2013 10:00:00 AM by Kathy George | 0 comment(s)
Filed under: Career Development & Advancement
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A strong work ethic will take you places!

A strong work ethic will take you places!
Employers seek it; performance depends on it; satisfaction is derived from it; and career progression is the fruit of it. What is it? A strong work ethic! Employers seek it … It’s that intangible quality that star employees ...
Posted: Friday, November 01, 2013 6:00:00 AM by Vicki Spencer | 2 comment(s)
Filed under: Success on the Job
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