3 Reasons Not to Take the Job You’ve Been Offered

There are a hundred good reasons to accept the job you've been offered. A good salary, a great work environment, terrific co-workers and a flexible schedule are just a few of them. However, there are also a ton of reasons...

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Nine Résumé Tricks That Can Backfire

A topnotch résumé is vital to getting hired in the job of your dreams. And because of that, you want to do everything you can to make it sparkle and shine. After checking for spelling and typos, grammar and accuracy,...

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Avoid These Words in Your Resume

Many people think resume writing is easy.  After all, it's a basic list of facts, (what your educational background is, when and where you worked, and what your job description was). Then, all that you need to do is...

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The Best Way to Close a Job Interview

The interview is winding down to a close. You are excited that everything seemed to go so well. You showed up on time, gave a firm handshake, and answered the hiring manager's questions knowledgeably and with confidence. In closing he...

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Networking Success For Introverts

Network, network, network. You hear that all the time in reference to finding a new job. Most of us are taught how to write a sparkling resume, smile and shake hands, and look people in the eye during an interview...

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How To Not Be Taken Seriously For A Job

You've been looking for a job for a while now and it seems like you aren't getting much in the way of responses. You can't understand this, because your resume has been updated and you're only applying for jobs...

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Red Flag Resumes You Want to Avoid

You're applying for a job and you've researched, reworked and rewritten your resume several times. Great! You've done the hard part and now you are preparing to send it out to prospective employers. But before you do, look at your resume...

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8 Reasons They Never Called You Back for a Second Interview

You had your first interview and you left feeling confident. You believe you established a good rapport with the interviewer and you felt a connection with him by the time you left. And then you never heard back from him. What...

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Questions NOT To Ask In An Interview

You've scored an interview for a dream job. Things seem to be going well. Don't blow your chances by thoughtless or inappropriate questions. Here are some questions NOT to ask in an interview. When are you looking to fill this...

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What To Do 24 Hours Before Your Interview

The day begins the night before. This adage is especially true if you are preparing for a job interview. By doing as much prep work as you can beforehand, you may be able to put the odds in your favor. Here's...

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