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4 Moves to Avoid in an Interview

When an interview is on the horizon, you want to make the best impression possible to win over a future employer. Sometimes our best laid plans backfire even when we prepare for an interview, and we end up making unintentional mistakes.  The best way to consider all contingencies is to be aware of these four… Read more »

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3 Things to Consider When Making a Career Change

If you are feeling discouraged or restless in your current career and are looking for new opportunities, you should consider the following three questions to clarify if this is just a passing phase or a signal that it is time for a change. Do your career choices line up with your current priorities? The career… Read more »

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Where are the Most Sought after Jobs Right Now?

Job growth in the early part of 2017 has been strong, with U.S. employers hiring workers at a robust pace, beating out expectations, along with increasing wages. Jobs gained an average of 209,000 a month since the beginning of 2017, well above the growth in working age population (75,000 to 100,000). It is the perfect… Read more »

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Top 10 Verbs to Include in Your CV

Carefully selected verbs used in your CV can help put your CV on the top of the pile when candidates are being selected for an interview. Verbs help describe to a future employer what you have done and why you are the best candidate for the job. Here are 10 verbs that are essential to… Read more »

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7 Effective Ways to Improve your CV

When writing a CV, you should not just list your responsibilities.  You should demonstrate the following 7 ways your work positively impacts your employer, customers and co-workers. Costs Saved Every employer is looking for cost savings, whether they are private firms, non-profit groups or the government. If you have been involved in cost cutting measures… Read more »

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There’s a lot of advice out there telling us how to dress for an interview or professional situation – but it seems like the rules are always changing and depend on who you ask. We’ve put together a simple list to get you from your job search to employed! Do: be yourself! If you’re constantly… Read more »