7 Reasons to Use a Recruiter to Find a Job

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Amanda Cameron topresume.com Finding the job you want is hard. Whether you’re looking to reenter the workforce or leave your current position, the excitement of a new career is often thwarted by the daunting task of job searching. Do you really want to sift through job boards to find potential openings, put more time into… Read more »

6 Actions to Take to Advance Your Career

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1/2/2021 redstonecoaching.com Many professionals feel stuck in their careers because they’re no longer growing, no longer enjoy their work, and don’t know what to do about it. When we stop growing professionally, we stop compounding our skills, knowledge, and experiences — we stop compounding our personal value. This means we’ve stopped becoming more valuable to… Read more »

4 Ways to Kickstart Your Job Search after a Layoff

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AnnaMarie Houlis fairygodboss.com Getting laid off can feel like a blessing or a curse. In one vein, you’ve just lost your job (and it may have come, seemingly, out of nowhere!). On the other hand, as the saying goes, when one door closes, another door opens (and you may have gotten a sweet severance package… Read more »

How to Get Honest Interview Feedback

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So, you prepared for the interview, you researched the company, and you dressed for success. You thought that the interview went well—until you found out that it was a close call, but the job went to another candidate. Here’s our quick guide for getting honest interview feedback by Pamela Skillings & Nick Orlando. Sure, you’re… Read more »

How to prepare your business for a post-COVID-19 recovery. Top CEOs weigh in

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The pandemic has been raging for more than seven months now, but astute business leaders are thinking about how to rapidly recover. The COVID-19 pandemic has been raging for more than seven months now, but astute business leaders are thinking about how to rapidly recover. The bottom line—yes, in addition to that bottom line—is taking… Read more »

8 Tips for Setting Career Goals for the New Year

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BY ALISON DOYLE thebalancecareers.com The New Year is always a time of new beginnings, a time for a change, and a time to set goals. So naturally, it’s when many people start thinking about looking for a new job or initiating a career change. In fact, January is the busiest job searching month of the… Read more »

7 ways to boost your confidence when job searching in 2021

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Mercedes Sanchez theladders.com December 17, 2020 Being unemployed is never easy, but not having a job amidst a global pandemic during the holidays can be twice as grievous. And with a surge in unemployment claims totaling 853,000 the week ending December 5, Americans are feeling more uncertain about their future and their careers. We spoke… Read more »

5 ways to rethink your resume for 2021

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Job search coach Lynda Spiegel shares how women can take advantage of the COVID-driven employment environment by reframing their resume. Jan. 5, 2021, 11:00 AM EST By Lynda Spiegel NBCnews.com While 2020 was filled with unprecedented change, the new year brings unprecedented opportunity as employers adjust to new COVID-driven realities, such as a huge uptick… Read more »

Ask These 8 Questions To Understand A Company’s Culture

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Rebecca Zucker Forbes 1/6/2021 According to a recent Career Builder survey, two-thirds of employees say they’ve accepted a job and then realized it’s a bad fit, and 50% of them ended up quitting within six months. For those in this situation who stick around, not only is the lack of alignment around culture likely to… Read more »

5 Tips To Combat Work From Home Burnout

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A pandemic, an election year, hurricanes, wildfires, social unrest—what more can we pile on to our 2020 experience? Most of us find ourselves working from home full-time while juggling homeschooling, pets, extended family and more. These are challenging times, especially for working parents. If you don’t foster healthy habits, it will be challenging to support… Read more »