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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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Thinking About Taking the Leap from Full Time to Freelance?

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Do you dream of being your own boss? Maybe you think about leaving your corporate job to work in the social-impact world. Maybe you want the freedom to contribute to multiple causes. Maybe you feel like you would be more effective if your schedule were flexible. Often, these thoughts don’t go any further. Making the […]

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3 Ways to Streamline Your Job Search in the New Year

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If you’re looking for a job, chances are, somebody has told you the following: “Job searching is a job in itself.” And it really can be! A thoughtful job search, just like an actual job, requires organization, attention to time management, and even a bit of skill-building. This can make for an extremely stressful and […]

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Sent in Your Resume but Haven’t Heard Back? Here’s Your Next Move…

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In this busy season, we’re all dealing with a little extra on our proverbial plates. Whether you’re on day five of all-family-all-the-time, out volunteering in your community, or just trying to make it to 2018, adding anything on top of your job search can leave you feeling frazzled, and even worse, completely out of control. This […]

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