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Want to Appear Confident? Stop Doing These 3 Things

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Stand up tall. Give a firm handshake. Maintain eye contact. These are age-old tips given to job seekers in order to appear more confident. While it’s not bad advice, poor posture isn’t the only thing that can have a negative effect on first impressions. New research from Fairygodboss found that 41% of hiring professionals list […]

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5 Ways to Excel in the Meeting Room as an Introvert

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While employers and society as a whole don’t always recognize the strengths of the introverts among us, our more-quiet counterparts often bring more to the table that what may initially meet the eye. Oftentimes more reserved and less likely to get involved in the acrobatics of social climbing, introverts have been proven to be better […]

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5 Ways to Boost Your Resume’s Exposure

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You want your resume to make an impact on the reader. You want the recruiter to read it and be blown away by your levels of experience and skills, and to want to find out more about you. But how do you make your resume work for you like that, highlighting the differences between you […]

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