How to Add Your Personality Into Your Job Search

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  Looking for a job can feel very rules-driven: Resumes and cover letter must follow certain formats and include specific information, while interviewers expect you to have strong answers for standard interview questions. With all this repetition and structure, job seekers can easily fall into the trap of becoming rigid and robotic. While certain parts… Read more »

Skills-Based vs. Traditional: Which Resume Is for You?

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  Your resume should show you are the ideal person for the job. However, if you’re a recent graduate with no work experience or you’re trying to change careers and want to list your transferable skills over experience in a different industry, you’re going to need a skills-based resume. The conventional reverse-chronological format may be… Read more »

Learn How to Keep Your Emotions in Check During a Stressful Job Search

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  The typical job search can be a roller-coaster of emotions: You’ll move quickly from the highs of acceptance to the lows of disappointment. For the sake of your job search and for the sake of your own sanity, you need to be able to keep on an even emotional keel. So, how do you… Read more »

How to Get Promoted When You’ve Been at Your Job Less Than a Year

How to Get Promoted When You've Been at Your Job Less Than a Year

  Getting a promotion less than 12 months after you’ve been hired sounds like an impossible feat. However, with the economy in decent shape and unemployment relatively low, conditions are right for many employees to receive an internal promotion fairly quickly. That being said, it’s going to take more than a pulse and a bit… Read more »