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Gates, Buffett, Kevin Rose and Pete Cashmore: Entrepreneurs Speak

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Business ventures build on top of one another like Lego towers — they don’t spring Athena-like from the foreheads of entrepreneurs, no matter what some may claim. Patrick Chukwura at Young Entrepreneurs , Sept.

Ego Surfing and Your Online Presence Part 1

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Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool! Ego Surfing and Your Online Presence Part 1 To ego surf means to search the internet for your own name to see what information comes up. Begin the search at Pipl.com then follow up with a search at Google.com. Next, add one of the meta-search engines.

In considering self-employment, think of flames. and artists.

Career Key

Would-be business owners can decide whether to be discouraged or educated by crash and burn stories about other entrepreneurs. This morning I felt myself cringe as I read about the entrepreneur and fashion designer Sigrid Olsen's business demise. A disdain for commercial art, and by extension working/designing for others, was embedded in his NYC alma mater Art Students League's education in the 1920s. Entrepreneur Self-employment Career Tips Business Tips

Hot New Business and Self-Employment Options

Career Key

Recently I educated myself about new trends in self-employment. I took my son to the Barnes & Noble train set to play, and while there, I browsed Entrepreneur.com's spring 2008 Hot List: Best Businesses, Markets, Trends & Ideas. Unlike many entrepreneur books that focus on the "rah rah, you can do it" theme and the magic formula for the right idea with a brief mix of business plan advice, Ms. Entrepreneur Self-employment

interesting recent blogs on resume writing and job hunting

Resume Writing

» December 14, 2008 Interesting Recent Blogs on Resume Writing and Job Hunting Much information out there for Job Hunters / Careerist / Entrepreneurs. Facebook and Your Career Halloween Caution: Job Seeker Horror How Much Education Should Be Listed on Resume?

Look in the Mirror

Career Tips Blog

He is talking to web entrepreneurs but I think what he is saying is also applicable people who are working to develop their careers. Share/Bookmark Tagged with: content management • motivation • personal brand • transparency • video Filed under: Entrepreneur Like this post? Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool!

Powerful Networking

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Stuff like, what your work consists of now, what your experience (work &/or education) is, and maybe a bit about your career goals. Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool!

Social Networking Websites

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Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool! Social Networking Websites These sites strive to bring people of similar interests together in a “meeting place” online.

Web 2.0 changes everything

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Ego Surfing and Your Online Presence Part 2

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One Year Blogiversary

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Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool! One Year Blogiversary I have been blogging for a year and it has been a roller coaster ride.

Riddle Me This

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Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool! Riddle Me This Question: What is the quickest way to loose your mojo when it comes to career management? Answer: Don’t have any savings. Share/Bookmark Tagged with: confidence • organization Filed under: Resources Like this post? Subscribe to my RSS feed and get loads more!

Fluid Process

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Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool! Fluid Process We are all learning more each day and gathering new skills, insights, and info so a career decision will likely not be made once and for all. Situations change, technology changes, lifestyle preferences change too along with a person’s abilities, interests, skills, and values.

On Resumes

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Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool! On Resumes I’ve posted before about the resume’s downward spiral. Deb Dib tells it like it is so well today at the CareerHub blog. Check it out! Share/Bookmark Tagged with: personal brand Filed under: Resumes Like this post? Subscribe to my RSS feed and get loads more!

Interview: CD Baby – Distributing Music of Independent Musicians

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For those who don’t know Derek, he’s a renowned entrepreneur, regular speaker at TED and a professional musician. 10 years later in 2008, Derek sold CD Baby to focus on other ventures to help more musicians. Q9) Why did you eventually decide to sell your business in 2008?

Interview: Groupon – Giving You the Best Deals, Every Day

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Launched only 3 years ago (2008), Groupon now serves more than 150 markets in North America and 100 markets in Europe, Asia and South America and has amassed 35 million registered users!

Can't Decide on a Career or Education Program? Get Career Planning.

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skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. Tuesday, May 25, 2010 Can’t Decide on a Career or Education Program?

Want to graduate on time? Choose a college major or training.

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skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. Research in Higher Education , 62-79.

20 Must Read Career Blogs for the Young Job Seeker ResumeBear makes the List

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She provides thought-leadership for entrepreneurs, Generation Y and beyond through her uplifting blog Life After College. Career Girl in November 2008 as a “passion project” to build community among ambitious young professional women. Whether you’re an entrepreneur, work for a Fortune 500 company, or dream about changing the world, we believe in being passionate about doing great things, at work and in life.”. Come Recommended was founded in 2008 by Heather R.

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HireCentrix Forum :: Topic: Why Business Failure is Vital to Success.

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Education Store. Entrepreneurs who manage to fail up may be surprised by how much support they receive for future ventures, positioning themselves as stronger, savvier operators with far less probability of failure the next time around. In 2008, U.S. This collapse was the largest since the Federal Reserve began tracking household wealth after WW2 From August 2007 to October 2008, an estimated 20%, or $2 trillion, disappeared from Americans’ retirement plans.

How to Find Jobs in The Digital Economy

JobMob

Open access to self-education makes it possible to keep your skills upgraded and, indeed, learn a completely new skill set in a very short period of time. Oddly, many people do not take advantage of the great educational opportunities that are available online. 7th, 2008.

20 Big Ways the Recession is Changing Young Adults

Resume Bear

Since 2000, a growing number of people in the 25-to-39 age group have been moving back home, and by 2008, the percentage of those living at home grew by double digits. Driven out of the job market, young adults are increasingly becoming entrepreneurs.

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Blog News: Ms. Career Girl is Getting a Makeover!

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2008 – the year of too many vodka sodas. She earned her masters degree in education while teaching full-time and now works as a Reading Specialist. For example: Educator vs. business person. career Sassy SEO: Confessions of Life as an Entrepreneur

5 Ideas that will influence 2012

Penelope Trunk

Eric Ries came up with the idea, wrote a book about it , and now he's at Harvard evangelizing it to the next generation of entrepreneurs. Which reminds me of the idea that captured my attention in 2008: having a strong career is so much more rewarding than having a 401K.

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Theory vs. Reality in the Grad School Decision

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skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. Saturday, September 5, 2009 Theory vs. Reality in the Grad School Decision Because Im interested in education, I read the recent NYTs Room for Debate online panel discussion, " Do Teachers Need Education Degrees?

‘How Do I Deal With Disillusionment as I Grow Older?’

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I believe the first step to many of the problems we see today is to raise the consciousness of people , starting with education. Educate people through conversation , small talk , and sharing your thoughts on social media. Educating yourself. Educating others.

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5 Rewarding Careers in Finance

Career Alley

While finance has lost some of its appeal since 2008, it is still a vibrant industry and offers quite a bit to those that are interested. Education and Training Requirements – An Bachelor’s degree is generally required. Some careers are good, some are bad and some are great.

Join The Crowd: Create Your Own Job

Career Realism

With some effort on your part, you can become educated about the new challenges and how you can overcome them. Entrepreneurs have been around forever, but the mindset has dramatically shifted in recent years. Here’s a great example: a good friend of mine was laid off back in 2008.

Poking a Hole in Blogger Seth Grodin's Higher Ed Melt Down Idea

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skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. What do you want to get out of your education?

Job Outlook for Careers Matching the Social Holland Personality Type

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Choose a college major that fits your personality - not someone.

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TLC for Your Career

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Career Tips Blog Short and Sweet to Help You Compete! Subscribe via Email Home Bio Contact My latest tweet - Click to follow sons first drum lesson was cool! TLC for Your Career For most of us, our career is the source of funds for all our other experiences.

In Remembrance of Steve Jobs: 11 Life Lessons We Can Learn From Him

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iTunes became the #1 music vendor in US in 2008, with 10 billion song downloads as of 2010 (after just 7 years of being online). “I’m convinced that about half of what separates the successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance.”

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Fact Sheet - Break Time for Nursing Mothers under the FLSA

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Education Store. » 15 signs youre hitting entrepreneurial burnout As an entrepreneur, many of you just know one speed: go. In 2008, U.S. This collapse was the largest since the Federal Reserve began tracking household wealth after WW2 From August 2007 to October 2008, an estimated 20%, or $2 trillion, disappeared from Americans’ retirement plans. Be our Friend. Keyword Search HCX for your Favorite Author / Content. Local. Blogs. About HireCentrix. Advertise.

Students Choosing a College Major: What Employers Want from Colleges

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skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. Tuesday, January 5, 2010 Students Choosing a College Major: What Employers Want from Colleges If youre considering your college major and education options , youve probably seen at least one media source talk about the purpose of college and whether college is still worth it.

3 Cheers for Student Loan Repayment Reform!

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skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. Good news for career planners looking at education options and financing their next career move. You can learn more at The Career Key website about resources for financing your education – and also at the Career Key Canada website.

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Top 10 Most Inspiring Graduation Speeches of All Time

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3) Randy Pausch, Carnegie Mellon University, 2008 Randy Pausch was a professor at Carnegie Mellon. 6) JK Rowling, Harvard, 2008 Part 1 (10 min) Part 2 (5:16 min) Part 3 (5 min) (Read the transcript ) “You might never fail on the scale I did.

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Free Online MIT Courses Are Great Career & Brain Boosters

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skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. Monday, July 13, 2009 Free Online MIT Courses Are Great Career & Brain Boosters If you are looking to experience a free undergraduate or graduate education at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), it’s only a mouse click away.

More Evidence for Supporting Community Colleges

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skip to main | skip to sidebar The Career Key Blog Making a lifetime of smart career decisions about career options, college major and education choices, being self-employed, & the right career test. Jobs for the Future just came out with a report, " Cost, Commitment, and Attainment in Higher Education: An International Comparison " by Arthur M. Summertime at The Career Key ► May (2) Can’t Decide on a Career or Education Program?

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Take a Breather

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