September, 2018

Professional Resume Services

The Relationship Between Networking and Referrals

Professional Resume Services

As a job candidate, you have to know what works and what doesn’t work with your job search to ensure you make progress every single day. One of the most effective strategies for any job search is networking.

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Is Your Lack of Personal Branding Holding You Back From the Perfect Job?

Professional Resume Services

There are many things that could potentially hold you back from landing your dream job, and none of them are more notable than a lack of c-level personal branding. Having a perfect resume is still essential today, but it won’t get you a job on its own in most cases.

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3 Strategies for a Successful Executive Job Search

Professional Resume Services

Going through an executive job search today is much different than it was a decade ago. The one thing that hasn’t changed is the need for a quality resume.

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What to Change on Your Executive Resume When Applying to Multiple Jobs

Professional Resume Services

We’ve all been a part of a job search before where you put so much effort into writing an effective resume that you want to send it out to as many companies as possible. This is actually one of the worst things you can do, since the resume is most likely generic in nature.

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How Your Boss Can Impact Your Future Career

Professional Resume Services

Whether you like your current boss or not, it’s important to understand they can have a major impact on your future career. In a perfect world, we would all have a boss we get along with very well and who understands when we want to advance our career.

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Five Qualities Every Great Business Leader Has

Ms. Career Girl

Do you have what it takes to be a great business leader? Y ou don’t have to be a CEO to lead. If you’re a team manager, supervisor or oversee the work of a single person, you need to inspire, direct and get the best out of those you lead.

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Startup vs Corporate: Which Job Offer is Right for You?

Ms. Career Girl

Are you considering whether to join a startup or a big established corporation? Consider these factors first! The Fit. Most of us spend at least 45 hours each week working, so your work environment is critical.

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Smartphone Etiquette at Work? What’s That?

Ms. Career Girl

Smartphones have changed the way many Americans work. They quicken communication, they allow coworkers to reach out and respond to problems even while they are out of the office, and they let many take work home with them.

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Navigating a Career Slump – All You Need To Know To Move Ahead

Ms. Career Girl

You’ve been staring at your computer screen for hours, unable to do anything. You continuously find yourself wasting away the hours at work, procrastinating and avoiding the one thing you should be doing.

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Twelve Creatives Who Overcame Failure

Ms. Career Girl

Success comes with failure. It’s an inevitable part of the process. And while many see it as a negative, failure affords us the opportunity to learn and grow from our missteps. There are numerous benefits of failing as a learning experience, throughout your career and life in general.

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A Trio of Quick and Easy Healthy Cocktails to Enjoy this Autumn

Ms. Career Girl

If you’re attempting to improve your diet — whether that means taking in fewer calories or carbs, or less sugar — you’ll find that the majority of the choices on a cocktail menu are out of the question.

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How To Use Crowdfunding To Launch Your New Business or Side Hustle

Ms. Career Girl

Do you have an idea that you think could be the next big thing? Whether you want to launch an app, open a bakery, or fund a creative project, crowdfunding can help you get the ball rolling.

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The Best Vitamins to Take for Your Age

Ms. Career Girl

Vitamins are essential in our daily routine, but how do you know what you should be taking in your 20’s compared to your 40’s, or 60’s? What are the best vitamins to take for your age? Dr. Christopher Calapai D.O.

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How To Move Into A New Career With No Relevant Experience On Your CV

Career Shifters

Everywhere you turn it seems to be staring back at you: "Experience in a similar role required". How can you move into work you love when nobody will give you a chance? Natasha shares the key ideas and practical actions that can help you dodge the experience Catch-22

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From Tech to Photography

Career Shifters

“I was running out of steam to keep plugging away at the same old problems.”. Can you really make a similar salary doing something more creative? Paul Clarke has shown you can, though it's taken time, a few zero-income months, and a lot of work along the way. Here's his story

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5 Ways for Executives to Get Their Sea Legs in Job Search

Career Trend

I love the phrase, “you don’t know what you don’t know,” because it is one that regularly arises in my head or in conversation. It’s especially true for executives who suddenly find themselves embarking on job search.

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5 Tips When Looking For a New Job Over the Age of 40

Ms. Career Girl

When I look in the mirror, for the first 5 seconds I still see a twenty- year -old. Then the visible wrinkles around my eyes and jowls provide a friendly reminder that I’m not twenty anymore.

2018 148

Your 13-word Career-change Stories – The Top Ten

Career Shifters

Last week, we challenged you to tell your career-change story in just 13 words. And boy, did you deliver! Now it's time to find the winner of a one-hour deep-dive with Natasha (or a £100 / $130 voucher if they've already shifted). Ready to cast your votes

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Seven Things Aspiring Entrepreneurs Should Know

Ms. Career Girl

It’s no secret that women in business put up with a lot. From not being taken seriously, to being objectified, to even losing out on business opportunities due to their gender, the workplace is not always feminine-friendly. However, with the cultural shift the U.S.

Why Not Holding Yourself Back is Your Greatest Business Asset

Ms. Career Girl

What if you could create your business from out of the box – just by being as different as you are? You don’t have to be outrageous to stand out and be successful. You already have that with you – but are you letting it all shine through? Are you holding yourself back?

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A Note to Our Jewish Friends.

Sklover Working Wisdom

Our Best Wishes to all. Our Friends of The Jewish Faith – and all others, too – for a Sweet, Happy, Healthy, Safe and. Prosperous New Year. 2018 Alan L. Sklover All Rights Reserved. Commercial Use Prohibited

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How To Retrain And Get The Career Of Your Dreams!

Career Alley

Let's face it you spend a lot of time “working” and it would be so much better if you got enjoyment and satisfaction from your choice. If the prospect of changing careers seems a little daunting, Find your Dream Job Dream job

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Beware the Influencers Selling You on the Falsity That Your Resume Has Only One Purpose

Career Trend

Some people assert that “the resume has just a single purpose.” ” I heartily DISagree.

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Creativity: The Secret to Success in Industries Like Marketing and PR

Ms. Career Girl

Formal education, technical experience, systematic processes…all of these things have a role in business, but it’s unwise to assume this is where success begins and ends. If you want your marketing or PR efforts to thrive, you’ll need some creativity. The Role of Creativity.

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Sklover’s Thought for the Work Week

Sklover Working Wisdom

“People who enjoy meetings should not be in charge of anything.” ” – Thomas Sowell. How true!

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Strategies to Help You Nail Your Next Interview

Career Alley

If you’re preparing for a job interview, you need to understand the job, the people with whom you’re meeting, the company and what benefits you’ll bring to the role. Nail the Interview Interview Skills

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How to Start Your Career in Sports Management

Career Alley

There are plenty of jobs in the sports industry, even if you aren’t cut out to be a professional athlete. But how can you start your career in sports management? First, you’ll need the right education. Find your Dream Job Sports Management

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How to Make a Career Out of TESOL

Career Alley

But, while teaching English to speakers of other languages (TESOL) has a reputation as a dead-end job, that reputation simply isn’t accurate. You can build your whole career on TESOL, whether at home or abroad. Discover Career Opportunities TESOL

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How To Launch Your Career In 5 Steps

Career Alley

If you have recently decided on a career that you would like the pursue then you are probably wondering how to go about launching it. […]. Launch your Career Launch Your Career

2018 130

5 Tips to Get a Headstart on a Good Financial Future

Career Alley

Here are five ways that you can get a head start on financial planning so that you can have the future that you want. Discover Career Opportunities Financial Advice

2018 130

Breaking the Mould: 5 Tips for Spicing up Your Resume

Career Alley

Here are five insightful ways of breaking the traditional mold of plain-Jane resumes - try out these tips and you'll be more likely to get called in for an interview at your desired employer of choice. Create a Killer Resume and Cover Letter killer resume

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We’re pleased to offer another new “Model Letter”:

Sklover Working Wisdom

“Complaint of FMLA Interference and Retaliation to U.S.

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Yikes! Poltergeists Are Messing with My LinkedIn Profile. Things Are Missing

Executive Career Brand

Things Can Change on Your LinkedIn Profile Overnight. Keep an Eye on It! When was the last time you took a look at your LinkedIn profile? It may look quite a bit different than even a month ago. things may have moved around, some things may not be there […]. The post Yikes!

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Boilerplate – Key Words & Phrases

Sklover Working Wisdom

In contracts, what is meant by: “ Boilerplate ?”. Often people refer to certain provisions of an agreement as “boilerplate.” For example, it is quite common that a client will say to me “The agreement I need you to review is mostly boilerplate, so it should not take long to review.”.

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How To Successfully Switch Your Career

Career Alley

When you first start out in the working world, it can seem like you want to go in a certain direction with your life and career. For many people, after working in a certain field for a period of time, it becomes apparent that this is not the career for them. Launch your Career New Career

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Labor Day

Sklover Working Wisdom

“What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.”. – Ralph Waldo Emerson. Labor, work, toil or endeavor. Strain, struggle, travail or exertion. No matter what you call it, it comes from within.

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6 Well Paying Jobs You Can Turn Into A Career

Career Alley

You don’t have to have a college degree to secure a job that is rewarding and profitable. But no worries, a college degree is a […]. Discover Career Opportunities

2018 130

5 Tips To Make Your Amazon Business Successful

Ms. Career Girl

For quite a number of years, Amazon has remained at the top in the list of the largest online retailers. In 2018, Amazon celebrated 2 decades of being in the game since it was started as an online bookstore. Humble beginnings, right.

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Stretch Those Paychecks: 6 Cost Savings Ideas for Your Employees

Evil HR Lady

When some employers talk about their company’s benefits, they are simply referring to health insurance—but there is so much more to consider. For a few pennies out of your organization’s coffers, there are several ways you can help the workforce save money. For starters, you can help your coworkers stretch their paychecks and make the most of their benefits by sharing these six cost-saving ideas for employees. Choose Your Health Insurance Wisely.

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Why a Chief Marketing Officer Wants His Best Employees to Quit

Evil HR Lady

Turnover is expensive and we all want our best employees to stay in our business, right? Of course, right. Except that sometimes you want even the best and the brightest to go out to other companies. While I’ve advocated this for years , I was somewhat surprised to see The Harvard Business Review do the same. Ryan Bonnici , the Chief Marketing Officer of G2 Crowd , gives four reasons why he encourages his best employees to look around, and take a new job if need be.

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