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Seven Mistakes That Will Cost You the Job

By DANIEL LIPPMAN |WSJ.com Hunting for a job can be stressful, especially in a lackluster economy. But there’s no reason to hurt your chances by making common mistakes: 1. Using a generic cover letter. If you’re not customizing your letter … Continue reading

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6 Steps to a More Marketable LinkedIn Profile

By Jeff Haden |  http://www.inc.com/jeff-haden/how-to-market-yourself-with-linkedin-profile-6-steps.html?nav=next Overall, LinkedIn is the best social media platform for entrepreneurs, business owners, and professionals. Unfortunately, your LinkedIn profile may not be helping you to create those connections. So let’s tune yours up with six simple steps: Step 1. Revisit your … Continue reading

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Dealing with Your Incompetent Boss

By Amy Gallo  http://blogs.hbr.org/hmu/2011/06/dealing-with-your-incompetent.html   Everyone complains about his or her boss from time to time. In fact, some consider it a national workplace pastime. But there’s a difference between everyday griping and stressful frustration, just as there is a … Continue reading

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Maximize the Results of Your On-line Job Search

1. Understand the Rules of the Game. Dismiss from your mind all of your current perceptions about what constitutes a proper job search. The miracles of cyberspace have altered traditional rules, formats and protocols dramatically – and probably forever. Consider, … Continue reading

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Maximize Your Job Search Efforts

Massive outreach to a strong professional network is the best way to find new job opportunities. It’s also a good way to test your personal strategy. You’ll talk with tens — maybe hundreds — of people. It sounds easy. Once … Continue reading

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