Posts Categorized: Career Success

Interviewing for a New Position? Here’s How to Talk About Salary — Without Being Awkward

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Changing jobs is a major life event, one that should not be decided upon carelessly. That being said, it is important to find out as much as possible, prior to accepting an offer. While it is common to use the entire interview process to inquire, learning everything from what a standard day on the job looks Read more »

Time for a Promotion? Make it Happen in the New Year!

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Are you excited about what is in store for your career in the coming year? Last year was great! You worked hard, produced positive results and developed as a professional. Unfortunately, despite your efforts and accomplishments, you were not selected  for any advancement opportunities. Use the new year as an opportunity to take a different approach. Instead Read more »

Improve the Impact of Your Resume to Get More Interviews

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While a dynamic personality can captivate a room, charisma alone does not guarantee a job. Before getting an offer, candidates go through an interview process. To even get an interview, candidates must first impress the hiring manager with a compelling resume. Since your resume is often your first impression, it needs to be amazing. After all, Read more »

Putting Your Skills to Work — How to Land a Job That Fits You Perfectly

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Throughout your career, you have developed a plethora of impressive skills. However, being good at something does not always correspond to job satisfaction. If you have lost the passion you once had for your job, the new year is the perfect time to reevaluate your interests, goals and priorities and start fresh. Five Tips to Finding Your Read more »

What to Do When You Are Genuinely Unhappy With Your Job

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While there are dream jobs, no job is perfect. Every role has its own challenges, and based on circumstances, some days are simply better than others. However, the bad days should not outweigh the good. If your job makes you miserable more often than not, it might be time for a change. Whether you are Read more »

How to Build (and Maintain) a Bond with your HR Manager

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It is not uncommon for a candidate to have a great deal of contact with Human Resources (HR) during the interview process, only to loose touch once they have been hired and been through the on boarding process. Unfortunately, the employees that let this relationship lapse are potentially missing out on great opportunities. Building and maintaining Read more »

Experience Matters: Find the Job that Matches Yours

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The decision to make a change and begin the next chapter of your career is a significant step, one that may feel both exciting and terrifying. The latter often stems from uncertainty. Will your next job be the right fit or an unfortunate mistake? Avoid making the wrong decision by take the time to find opportunities that fit Read more »

You Deserve A Better Job – Five Signs it is Time to Look for New Opportunities

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Are you satisfied in your current position? As a talented, hardworking professional you deserve happiness. Whether you have been treading water in the same position for years or have recently come to the realization that your role is not an ideal long-term fit, it might be time to consider a change. Undeniably, all jobs have their challenges. However, Read more »

Are You Searching for Job Satisfaction?

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Competitive pay and generous perks are great, but they are not everything. Another important aspect of employee happiness is job satisfaction. Employees want to find meaning in the work being performed. They want to feel as though they are contributing to a larger goal and are valued for their efforts. You are an excellent employee. Instead of feeling Read more »

Is Volunteer Work Worthy of Going On Your Resume? Absolutely!

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Volunteering is a great way to give back to your community, network with like-minded individuals and possibly gain valuable experience. Whether you volunteer regularly or pitch in sporadically as time allows, the experience says a lot about who you are and what you care about. Employers want to hire candidates who are driven, passionate and willing to Read more »

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