Make Your Next Career Count With These Professions

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Guest author: Julia Merrill, owner of Befriend Your Doc What will your next career be? If your work doesn’t feed your passion or fuel your soul, you’re in the wrong career. But you can make a change now that will have a profound impact on both your personal and professional lives. Here are a few new…

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How to Research Company Culture

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Company culture is a big consideration, or should be, when researching companies to work for. Did you know that one of the most common reasons for not hiring someone is “not the right cultural fit.” It’s also very common for employees to state that the reason they left was a “toxic work environment.” Begin your…

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Executive Job Search Tips: Things to Avoid

Executive Job Search Tips

We are here to help you with two very important executive job search tips. Once you have reached the point in your career that includes executive status, looking for new opportunities is much different than when you were climbing the career ladder. As you know, there are less job opportunities but much bigger salaries. You…

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Career-Friendly Social Media

Career-Friendly Social Media

Are you practicing safe career-friendly social media activity? Everyone knows that LinkedIn is the professional social media site. Outside of LinkedIn, you might think of your social media pages, especially Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, as your private property where you can say and do whatever you want. But think again. In this digital age, your…

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Is a Promotion on Your New Year’s Resolution List?

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Will 2020 be your year for a promotion? You’ve been working hard, hitting your deadlines, and accomplishing your goals. This year is your year for a promotion. We hope the following tips will help you be strategic in asking for your promotion. If you have additional tips or things that have worked for you, please…

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Workforce Changes in 2020: What to look for

Workforce Changes in 2020

According to a recent article from Inc.com, there are eight major workforce changes in 2020 that we should look out for. Take advantage of these trends to create the perfect work-life balance and find your dream job. #1. More remote work options Your workspace could be a coffee shop, the library, the park, the beach,…

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When is the right time to hire a career developer?

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What exactly is a career developer? How can they help your with your job search? So, you have worked hard and studied harder but you feel your career is going nowhere quickly. You spend weeks applying for various positions related to your field but you can never seem to break through with your goals. If…

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What Do Headhunters Look For?

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Guest post by Daniel P. Shinaver, Co-Owner/Co-Founder of  Drake Shinaver Employment Services, LLC Are you considering working with headhunters in your employment search? Naturally, we often get asked about our development and headhunting services. People want to know what we look for in candidates. How do we screen them? In addition, they also want to know…

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