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New Grad: Consider Alternatives Before Diving Into Your Career
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New Grad: Consider Alternatives Before Diving Into Your Career

Graduation offers a unique opportunity to explore what you really want to do before getting pinned down to one career path. Rather than dive straight into the career pursuit, explore alternatives. Doing so will help you build your resume (CV), give you priceless experiences and allow you to grow as a person. Here are ideas […]

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How To Respond "What Is Your Biggest Weakness?"
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How To Respond “What Is Your Biggest Weakness?”

Responding to the classic interview question, “What is your biggest weakness?,” is tricky. Everyone has weaknesses, but sharing your worst attribute can ruin your hiring prospects. The trickiness of the question is why I advise job seekers not to share their actual worst job-related weakness, but rather to pick a weakness that they are already […]

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How To Land A Job After 50
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How To Land A Job After 50

I’ve noticed that most of the people who attend workshops are over age 50. This tells me three things about 50+ year olds … They were laid off in droves during the recession They are trying hard to get back to work They are having a tough time getting hired My theory as to why […]

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