The Networking Email Top Execs Send When They’re Job Hunting

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Here’s a weird part about being at the top of the proverbial career ladder: When you decide you want or need to look for a new job, it can feel very weird asking for help. Put more succinctly—it can …

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5 Better Ways to Talk About the 5 Most Common Resume Gaps

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So, you’ve got a gap in your resume? Maybe you decided to travel, or go back to school, or maybe you looked after a sick relative, or you took time out to be a parent yourself. Whatever the reason, …

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5 Huge Resume Mistakes Google’s Head of HR Sees All the Time

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Laszlo Bock, Google’s former Senior Vice President of People Operations, estimates that he’s personally reviewed more than 20,000 resumes over the course of his career.

First of all, we’re sorry for him.

But secondly, we’re pretty sure he knows a …

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How to Quantify Your Resume Bullets (When You Don’t Work With Numbers)

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You’ve likely heard the advice to add numbers to your resume bullets. It helps recruiters really picture the impact you’ve made in your position, and it frankly just sounds more impressive.

See for yourself: Which person would you hire?

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Beat the Robots: How to Get Your Resume Past the System & Into Human Hands

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Landing an interview for a position in a giant organization can feel impossible if you don’t have any personal connections. People often blame the sheer volume of resumes that are submitted—HR simply can’t review them all with enough detail …

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Please note that BBA / MS Accy Walk ins on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday (Feb. 6,7,8) are canceled in lieu of Resume Round Up.

The Art of the Interview Follow Up Email

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Interview follow up emails are now the go-to delivery method of the current generation of job seekers. They’re fast, easy, and most importantly cheap.

And while they may seem pretty straight forward there is an art to sending …

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6 One-Minute Morning Routines That’ll Make Starting Your Day Easier

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by Daniel Ratner of the Muse

I used to start most of my workdays lying in bed after my alarm went off, eating up time scrolling through social media, and only leaving myself a few minutes to get ready and …

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34 Words & Phrases That Scream “I’m a Leader” on Resumes

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One of the most common types of people I work with are those aiming to elevate their brand messaging to more loudly announce, “I’m one hell of a leader!” as they change jobs.

It’s one thing to be good at …

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Investopedia – Financial Career Options for Professionals

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Financial Career Options for Professionals

A career in finance isn’t all about money, but it’s close. For the business graduate, obtaining a degree is just the beginning. What’s …

By Troy Hopkins
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