10 Important Things Not to Forget When Job Hunting

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Job hunting can often feel like a game of multitasking. When you’re submitting multiple cover letters, resumes, and online applications into various systems, preparing for interviews, and emailing with hiring managers and recruiters, it can be …

By Amanda Ware
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7 Email Templates You Need When You Start a New Job

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It’s your first week on the job, and age-old wisdom tells you that it’s important that you make a splash and hit the ground running.

But, uhhh… how? What the heck are you supposed to say in order to …

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5 Steps to Get Your Certified Public Accountant License After Graduation

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by Shaun Conrad, CPA; Founder and Publisher, MyAccountingCourse.com 

There are many different career opportunities for accounting majors, but none are quite as versatile as becoming a certified public accountant. CPAs work in public accounting, private industry, and not-for-profit organizations as advisors, …

By Shaun Conrad, CPA
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The Best Email to Send Your New Boss Before Your Job Starts

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The ink is dry on your contract—or, let’s be real, you hit the submit button on that electronic signature, which just isn’t quite as satisfying.

Either way, it’s party time! Go on now, celebrate getting and accepting that offer. Treat …

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Classic Career Advice You Shouldn’t Forget, According to Oprah

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Oprah threw out some serious wisdom to the 2018 class at the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism’s recent commencement ceremony.

She started off her address to the world’s future writers, journalists, reporters, and speakers with the bad news: …

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This Is How You Job Search Without Your Boss Finding Out

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You’re in the heat of the job search, filling out applications and scheduling interviews left and right. The issue? Making sure your current boss doesn’t find out what you’re up to.

I know you’re nodding yes because this is a …

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The Handy Checklist That Guarantees You’ll Start Your New Job on the Right Note

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Starting a new job is exhilarating. And the opportunities are endless—a new chance to make an awesome first impression, new responsibilities to help you grow, new professional connections who could turn into friends, even a new (and clean) desk.

But …

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What You Should Realistically Do When You Make a Mistake on Your Application

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You spelled the hiring manager’s name wrong on your cover letter. There’s a weird formatting issue on your interview assignment. You sent an older version of your resume that included blah, blah, blah under one of the titles.

Is …

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