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In a recent interview with Airbnb, Sheryl Sandberg shared some of the lessons she has learned from working at notable companies like Google and Facebook. When she was asked what she was looking for in employees, she summarized a very...
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Building relationships is very important in the professional world. Whether you attend networking events or seek out a mentor, connecting with others is useful not alone during your job search, but for your career in general. But if you’re still...
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We hear about goal setting a lot as employees. In fact, not only do we hear about it, we’re often forced to set them and then review them. But what happens when we don’t work for an organization anymore, or...
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Have you heard about the magic of time blocking your calendar? It’s a productivity practice for scheduling your time around your priorities. It’s all about reserving a segment of time in your calendar to focus on a certain task only....
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You already know how important it is to prepare for a job interview. When the big day comes, you’ve probably done your research about the company, prepared the right questions and printed copies of your resume (you followed this checklist, after...
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We’ve touched on the importance of creating a personal brand when it comes to your career, but today we’re digging a little deeper into the how. When you create a personal brand and present yourself in a way that clearly...
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Despite checklists, recruiter suggestions and urges from employment experts, the cover letter is one of the most overlooked elements of a job search. It’s an awesome opportunity to give a company a glimpse into your personality and explain what you...
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Whether you’re trying to figure out if you should look for a new, quit your current one, or are deciding between multiple offers, big decisions are rarely easy. In many instances, this choice could have a serious impact on your...
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So you’re looking for your first job. How exciting! Whether you’ve been searching for a few months or are just getting started with the process, this is a great opportunity to figure out exactly what you’re looking for in terms...
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Let’s face it: searching for a new job can be extremely overwhelming and there are many moving parts. There’s the bare minimum you need to get done, like updating your resume, keeping track of all the listings you come across...
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