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Bullying -We can’t control the behavior directed towards us, only the behavior we return. If someone in the workplace is out to harm you with words or action, confrontation or public condemnation may make matters worse.  
Take heart, there are things you can do!

Bullying at Work

Unless you work for yourself, chances are you’ve encountered a difficult person at …

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Avoid These Places – Recruiters ARE NOT Looking For You There

Once upon a time, online job boards ruled job search.

As their popularity and numbers grew, recruiters and hiring managers were swamped with ever higher piles of applications from a much wider pool of candidates than they had ever reached before, many of whom were unqualified …

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If you are a veteran trying to acclimate to civilian life and find employment, this post is for you. We appreciate the sacrifices you have made in service to this country!  Thank you.

Your military tour is over and you are about to enter or return to the civilian workforce. Transitioning from the life you’ve known in the military …

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First off, let’s clear up this potential misconception right away: headhunters DO NOT work for you, the job seeker. They are not in any way, shape or form career counselors and your need and desire to find a new position is not the first priority on their list.

This may sound harsh and it may be deflating …

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Building a memorable, attention-grabbing resume isn’t too difficult.

For jobseekers who are willing to think beyond the outdated, 1970s resume strategies and layouts, making a memorable resume can be achieved by using a few different techniques.

For example, developing a branding statement, integrating heavy-hitting achievements, and focusing the content towards the right job and industry can have …

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Sometimes we are our own worst enemy.

Even when it concerns things we know are in our own best interest, we ignore or procrastinate doing them because it’s just plain easier.

Searching for a job can be soul crushing stuff, especially when you hit one of the inevitable dry spells, where you are getting zero calls from employers. These …

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Most of us have been there at some point.

You spent so much effort to land a new job, and you were overjoyed when you received the offer. Fast forward a few months, and you are increasingly unhappy. Life is far from the sheer awesomeness you were certain it would be, if only you could get …

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Not everything ages well.

Take resume advice, as an example. Some of the resume advice you might have heard just 5 years ago could very well be beyond its expiration date. Conflicting and outdated resume advice is easy to find within a matter of minutes with a simple internet search.

Despite all the advice, many people continue to be confused with how …

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Want to know a secret?

The hiring manager wants to hire you.

Yes, that’s right.

The person sitting across from you in the job interview wants you to be the right person for that job because it makes his/her job so much easier.

So, how can it go wrong?

One of the top complaints that hiring managers and recruiters …

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