Create an Elevator Pitch Employers Want to Hear

Create an Elevator Pitch Employers Want to Hear

An elevator pitch is a short summary used to tell about a person or organization in a quick and concise way.

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The Importance of Customizing your Resume

The Importance of Customizing your Resume

Your resume should be customized for each job application

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Dealing With Rejection During Your Job Search

Dealing With Rejection During Your Job Search

Take care of your personal well being and keep your hunt on track by following these tips.

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The Top 3 Ways to Find Unadvertised Job Openings

The Top 3 Ways to Find Unadvertised Job Openings

While cracking this market requires action on your part, it’s a lot more rewarding than reading job boards and sitting by the phone. Try these proven techniques for discovering the best jobs.

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The Interview Today: 4 Question Types to Expect

The Interview Today: 4 Question Types to Expect

Let's talk about playing ping pong to make the interview an engaging conversation.

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The Infamous “Tell Me About Yourself”

The Infamous “Tell Me About Yourself”

There’s a lot at stake, but you can make the situation work to your advantage. Learn how to describe yourself quickly and compellingly so you can land more job offers.

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Job Interview Finesse: Find Out What YOU Want to Know

Job Interview Finesse: Find Out What YOU Want to Know

Job interviews provide an important opportunity to discover if you and your new employer will be a good match before you leap into a new position. Not only are they interviewing you, but also you’re interviewing them!

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Three Ways to Get the Most from Online Learning Activities

Three Ways to Get the Most from Online Learning Activities

Learning online can be a great way to find out new things and gain new insights. You save the commute to classes and you can learn any time you like. Some online learning activities are more structured than others, but you can pick and choose from the ones you enjoy.

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The Recruiter Calls…Are You Ready?

The Recruiter Calls…Are You Ready?

Psst…always answer calls you don’t know in a job search. The resume, cover letter, and strong LinkedIn profile landed you the interview! Most outreach will come via email requesting a phone or video interview. If a recruiter calls you and asks for a few minutes of your time, consider it an interview.

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Ready, Set, Job Search

Ready, Set, Job Search

When you are ready to do online job searching, cast a wide net. LinkedIn.com and Indeed.com are the most popular job boards today. But, do not rule out Careerbuilder.com, ZipRecuiter, and Monster.com and consider niche sites for unique fields like dice.com for tech, charitableadvisors.com for nonprofit jobs, and professional association job boards.

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11 Ways to Crack the Hidden Job Market

11 Ways to Crack the Hidden Job Market

You can shorten your job hunt by knowing how to use methods other applicants usually miss. After all, if you’re relying on advertised positions alone, you could spend a long time searching. Learn how to position yourself to take advantage of openings that haven’t been advertised.

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You Applied to a job-What's Next?

You Applied to a job-What's Next?

Just wait for the phone to ring. Just kidding-this is a new decade, and your work has just begun. Never underestimate how everyday conversations can lead to connections.

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