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7 Helpful Ways to Achieve More Work-Life Balance

Posted by Danielle Walker on Aug 31, 2017 9:46:51 AM

If you’re working at a full-time position, there’s a good chance you’re spending the majority of your week at work. However, it’s important to find a balance that works for you so that you excel in your career and also enjoy your personal time. Take a look at these helpful ways that will assist you in achieving your best work-life balance.

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10 Ways to Stay Active During Your Job Search

Posted by Danielle Walker on Aug 24, 2017 10:28:58 AM

During a long job search process, staring at your computer screen and refreshing your inbox can become exhausting. Keeping motivated can be a difficult task; however it’s important to find ways to stay active and engaged. There are plenty of ways that you can productively use your time while also completing a successful job search. Follow these helpful tips on how to stay active during your job search and remain motivated throughout it.

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How to Be Best Prepared for Your Second Interview

Posted by Danielle Walker on Aug 16, 2017 9:39:36 AM

After completing your initial interview with a potential employer, if you did well there’s a strong chance you will be asked back for a second interview. Second interviews are more in-depth and hiring managers tend to ask more difficult questions. This is also one of the final steps before landing the job, so you can never be too prepared.

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6 Easy Ways to Improve Your Presentation Skills

Posted by Danielle Walker on Aug 9, 2017 10:26:23 AM

There is no avoiding presentations throughout your career. Whether you need to present your skills to a hiring manager or present a project you’ve been working on to your boss, being able to perform well is critical. No matter how qualified you are, poorly presented information can cloud judgement and remove the focus from your content.

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So You Didn't Get the Job Offer, Now What?

Posted by Danielle Walker on Jul 27, 2017 10:05:03 AM

Facing rejection in anything that we do can be difficult, especially if you’re not used to it. As tough as it may be, it’s important to maintain a positive outlook during your job search, even when you get rejected from a job. The first thing you need to know is that you are not alone, as it happens to a majority of job seekers regardless of the level of job in all industries.

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The 4 Essential Stages to Becoming a Top Candidate

Posted by Danielle Walker on Jul 25, 2017 11:10:56 AM

When applying to jobs, you are in competition with a number of other candidates who want the same position. To ensure that your resume is picked out of the pile, you are chosen for an interview, and eventually become hired, you need to be a leading candidate. Here are some helpful tips to assist you throughout all stages of the job search process and will turn you into that top candidate.

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Free Online Tools to Learn New Resume-Boosting Skills

Posted by Danielle Walker on Jul 20, 2017 11:51:28 AM

Today we have a number of valuable resources that we can access through our smartphones or laptops. Whether you are conducting research for work or searching for your next job opportunity, we can do so much online. It is important to utilize these resources to enhance your education, expand your skills, and advance your career. Here is a list of skills you can learn online for free that are beneficial and will be sure to boost your resume.

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How to Embrace the Summer Season While Working Full-Time

Posted by Danielle Walker on Jun 27, 2017 10:18:08 AM

The summer season is finally here and so are all the fun things that come with it! Like many Americans who work at least 40 hours a week, it can be tough to find the time to enjoy the warmer weather. However, it’s important to take advantage of the free time you do have and make the most of this season. Luckily, there are a number of events and activities you can try during the week and on the weekends. Take a look at these tips on how to use your time effectively this summer even while you are working a full-time job.

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How to Tackle Your First Networking Event

Posted by Danielle Walker on Jun 20, 2017 10:23:18 AM

Networking events can be intimidating, especially if it’s your first one. However, you need to network to open the door to career-boosting opportunities. A new survey revealed that 85% of all jobs are filled via networking, so it’s important to start making an impression. Utilize the following tips if you’re just starting to get involved in the world of networking and aren’t sure where to begin.

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10 Ways to Prepare for a Career if You’re Still in School

Posted by Danielle Walker on Jun 13, 2017 10:19:54 AM

Whether you are an incoming college freshman or a rising senior, thinking about your career is always important. You don’t want to stress too much about it, but it is a big reason why you’re going to school in the first place. Even if you may not know exactly what you want to do after school, you should still be thinking about it. Here are ten helpful ways to get prepared for life after college and to be able to achieve your career goals.

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