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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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4 Reasons to Turn Down a Job Offer

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The interview process is all about impressing your prospective employer so you can get the job, right? Well, not exactly. If that’s all you focus on, you’re missing half of the equation. The interview process is also about you getting to know the employer and assessing if the job is a fit. You may get […]

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The Reason You’re Not Getting Interviews

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“I’ve been looking for a job for months now. I’ve probably submitted more than 100 resumes, and I haven’t gotten a single interview. I know I’m qualified, too.” As a career coach, I hear variations of this sentiment almost daily. The frustration in my clients’ voices rings alongside their worry and pleading. I also hear […]

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Template Toolbox | Post-Interview Thank-You Email

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If you just wrapped up an interview, and you’re wondering if, in this day and age of impersonal communication, you really need to send a thank-you email to your interview, the answer is a resounding yes! Now that we got that out of the way, use these helpful tips and the template below to draft […]

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