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How to maximize your jobsearch success

How to maximize your jobsearch success

Sometimes we are in such a rush to get going that we skip over the details or just ignore reminders. This morning I remembered that I needed to check the broken link reminders from WordPress. Broken links on a website happen when you change the URL for a post or page on your site or…

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Don’t let yourself be bullied in your job!

Don’t let yourself be bullied in your job!

You thought bullying only happened in school? Wrong! Stopbullying.gov defines bullying as: Bullying is unwanted, aggressive behavior among school-aged children that involves a real or perceived power imbalance. The behavior is repeated, or has the potential to be repeated, over time. Bullying includes actions such as making threats, spreading rumors, attacking someone physically or verbally,…

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Is your resume stopping you from winning the interview?

Is your resume stopping you from winning the interview?

No one wants to be the last one called or the one no one calls. It’s easy to blame the market. There’s too much competition Those online applications don’t work They never see my application I don’t even think my application got through Sure, maybe. But many times your resume just isn’t making the cut.…

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5 tips to building a powerful network

5 tips to building a powerful network

When I work with clients, we often discuss their networks. Some people confidently reply “I know many people who can help me.” Others reply, “What network?” There is much confusion about networks and where to find them. One of my favorite books about networking is by Harvey MacKay, “Dig your well before you are thirsty.”…

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5 reasons to plan ahead in your career (and life)

5 reasons to plan ahead in your career (and life)

I firmly believe you should plan ahead not only in your career but in every part of your life. Most of us go through life in a reactionary stage. We may plan a little. Perhaps you plan for your vacation or perhaps you are one of the few who plans ahead for retirement or college…

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Why you should never treat LinkedIn as a dating site

Why you should never treat LinkedIn as a dating site

With prevalence of online dating sites, I suppose it is only logical that someone who has not yet grasped that LinkedIn is a professional network would think that the name LinkedIn sounds like a dating site. Linked — you know? But no! There are plenty of choices for those people looking for love but LinkedIn is…

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