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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 […]
Are you holding yourself back from going after that amazing job you just saw posted on Idealist? Do you worry that you aren’t qualified, intelligent, or experienced enough? Do you assume that it’s a position suitable for “other” people—you know, the ones who are better, smarter, or more talented than you? Chances are, you’ve probably […]
While keeping your confidence up throughout your job search can be challenging, is also essential to your success! If you’re not feeling good about yourself, it’s likely that you will have more difficulty in presenting yourself as a strong candidate to an employer during your interview.