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How to Know if a Job is the Right Fit—Before Accepting the Offer

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It’s your first day at a new job, and it’s nothing like you expected. Maybe you write it off as first-day jitters. But as time goes by you realize that you’re just not clicking with the organization’s culture. Perhaps you’re used to more approachable leadership, or maybe you just miss your old job’s social outings. […]

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Still Searching for That Perfect Job? Show Yourself Some Love

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Valentine’s Day isn’t just for couples or romance. It’s a day to celebrate love and show love to the people in your life, including yourself. If you’re searching for a job—especially if you’ve been at it for a while—some self-love may be just what you need. After all, job searching is hard, and can often […]

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Job search going nowhere? Stop selling yourself and start being yourself

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Here are six steps to help you identify what makes you unique so that you can catch the eye of an employer.

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The downside of social media and job hunting

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In a world where so much of what we do goes back to social networks, it can be hard to focus on the downsides and negatives of making social media part of the job search. A CareerBuilder survey found that 37% of employers use social media to screen potential candidates, according to an article on […]

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