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Some temporary jobs have a clear end date in sight, but others have the opportunity to extend as far into the future as you can see. If you’re hoping to be offered a full-time job at the end of your temporary assignment, there’s a very real possibility you can make this happen. If you want… Read more »

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Technology has transformed the entire job search process. Buying a newspaper to search the classifieds for openings and dropping a hard copy of your resume in the mailbox are practices of the past, since everything can now be done online. These days, computers aren’t even a necessity to find work, as the process can be… Read more »

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If you’re searching for a way to earn a paycheck without the commitment of regular employment, a seasonal job is your answer. Many employers hire seasonal workers year-round, to help fill the gaps when employees are on vacation or to handle an influx in demand during busy periods. Since the holiday season is almost here,… Read more »

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You want to find an exciting new career opportunity, so does every other job seeker out there. Hiring managers often receive dozens of resumes for posted positions, and after a while, most start to blend together. If you want to stand out from the crowd, add color to your standard, boring resume. Use these three… Read more »

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The time following a job interview can be excruciating, as you keep vigil by your phone waiting for a call back. How do you keep in touch and follow up appropriately with a prospective employer, without appearing desperate or looking like a stalker? For starters, don’t panic. If you interviewed early in the process, you… Read more »

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Many mistakes made at work are glaringly obvious, but others — while just as epic — fall under the radar. If you’re not taking advantage of everything your current position has to offer, this is a problem you need to address immediately. You get out of your job exactly what you put into it, so… Read more »

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When you first started your job search, you were excited for all the new beginnings it offered, but you’re starting to get discouraged now that it’s been a few months and you’re still on the market. It’s always disappointing when a job hunt drags on much longer than anticipated, but instead of wallowing in your… Read more »

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In many aspects of your life, you’re in the driver’s seat, but choosing your co-workers isn’t typically something you have the luxury of doing. If you’re lucky, you’ll really click with most of your colleagues, but it’s inevitable you’re not going to see eye-to-eye with everyone. Working with someone you clash with is challenging, because… Read more »

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It takes a very special person to lead a team of people to greatness. Some leaders have innate qualities that draw others to them, while others require a bit of fine-tuning. If you fall into the latter category, keep working toward your goal, you’ll get there. Learn five must-have skills you’ll need to thrive as… Read more »

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After sitting through multiple rounds of interviews and working hard to impress the hiring manager, you finally got the job offer you wanted — or at least you thought it was what you wanted. Maybe you were presented with a lowball salary, a better opportunity surfaced elsewhere or you’ve decided the job just isn’t a… Read more »