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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Advice from an Amazon hiring manager on how to wrap up an internship

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In most cases, interns who have landed an internship with a great company have already been identified as top contender to fill an open job position. But there’s an art to standing out from the rest of the …
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Here’s How You Should Answer Common Recruiter Interview Questions

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The core skills you need to succeed in recruiting—leadership, self-management, resiliency, and being detail-oriented and quick-thinking, among others—have remained consistent over the past few decades. But how you use them has changed markedly thanks to technology.

So, where does that …

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5 Signs You’re Perfect For A Job In Recruiting

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Recruiters are an essential part of the business world. But what skills make an ideal candidate? According to recruiting expert Casey Weickgenannt of Apex—one of the country’s premier staffing and recruiting firms—recruiting is all about people.

Strong Social Skills …

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What Does A Staffing Recruiter Do?

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First, let’s talk about recruiting.

So, you want to know what a Staffing Recruiter is? Well, before we dive in, let’s make sure we’re covering our bases and addressing what a Recruiter does.

There are many different types of Recruiters, …

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What’s A Day In The Life Of A Recruiter Like?

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Wondering what the day-to-day work of a Staffing Recruiter looks like? The truth is, no two days are exactly the same.

Staffing Recruiters have the challenging and rewarding job of recruiting amazing candidates to work for their clients. They’re involved …

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