Fri.Oct 11, 2019

10 Books to Ignite Your Career Spirit this Fall

Ms. Career Girl

Let this fall be a time filled with inspiration and motivation to go after all of your career goals. These 10 new books will help ignite your career spirit and set the season off on a positive and productive note.

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How to Get the Best CVs From Your Job Ads

The Undercover Recruiter

In a candidate led market, it’s essential to stand out from your competitors if you want to attract top talent – and your job advert is your first opportunity to grab their attention.

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Three Old-Fashioned Classes I Wish Would Return to High School

Evil HR Lady

On Saturday, I ordered a new couch. The salesman had to enter the specifications for the couch into his computer. He seemed like a knowledgeable enough fellow–probably early 50s and knew a lot about furniture. But, he used two fingers to type all the information into his computer.

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7 Things Employers Want To Find Out During Job Interviews

Career Realism

The job interview is an essential part of the screening process for employers.

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Best Generic Cover Letter Template: Greetings, Skills, Example

If you’re looking for a generic cover letter to help meet the needs of a job application or maybe for your career or job fair, we’ve got you covered. Cover letters don’t have to be long in length to be impactful. In fact, simple cover letters with a shorter word count can often time before more impactful. Here’s everything you need to know in orde

open thread – October 11-12, 2019

Ask A Manager

It’s the Friday open thread! The comment section on this post is open for discussion with other readers on anything work-related that you want to talk about. If you want an answer from me, emailing me is still your best bet*, but this is a chance to talk to other readers. * If you submitted a question to me recently, please do not repost it here, as it may be in my queue to answer. You may also like: I delay writing back to people and then never do it -- can I fix this?

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How To Accept An Internship Offer (With Example Email)

First things first, celebrate the fact that you got an internship offer. This is the start of your career and you’re well on your way! You put in the hard work and now you’re getting the offer you always wanted. Second, let’s accept the offer you got. You might have received an email with a formal letter from the HR (Human Resources) department ou

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