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You didn’t even want to click on this post because the idea of adding interviewing for a job to the list of growing holiday demands you’re undertaking right now is beyond overwhelming. However, let us give you a few reasons why taking a new job before the end of the year may be just what

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An interview is an interview, right? It’s a necessary part of an employer determining if you are right for their open position, and you figuring out if their opening fits your career goals, objectives and so many other variables. However, a second interview is fairly different from a first interview, and there are things that

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  Let’s start with the things you should not lead with when you’re looking to get a raise at work. What NOT to say : “I’ve been here 5 years and I’ve never asked for a raise before.” “I show up to work on time.” “Maybe I didn’t quite hit my numbers, but I worked really… Read More


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  You can’t log on to social media or open up any online news source without being barraged by headlines attached to stories where employees, CEO’s, or people in prominent positions are being accused of behaving badly. Whether their behavior happened inside or outside the office, it’s having an impact on the bottom line for

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  California just banned public and private employers from directly asking about the salary history of job seekers. Massachusetts, Delaware and Oregon have already passed similar legislation in an effort to close the gender pay gap. What’s driving the change in California? Federal data from 2015 suggests that women’s median wages, on average, are 84.8

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Photo by Fast Company ‘Tis the season for your employees to wear costumes to work. Depending on how liberal your “costume policy” is, you might not have to worry about this at all. However, if you have a lot of new professionals on your team, or you don’t have a “costume policy” at all, you

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Have you ever compared the interview process to what you go through when you first start dating someone? If you’ve never compared the two scenarios, you might be surprised at how many things they have in common. Let’s compare.     Dating: We’re going on a second date, but do they really like me? /

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Your recruiter has told you that you need to have questions ready to ask your interviewer at the end of your upcoming interview. So as long as you have one or two questions ready to ask, you’re good, right? Not exactly. Not all questions are created equal. And if you’re planning on asking about benefits,

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  You’re on LinkedIn, right? But when was the last time you looked at your profile? If you can’t answer that question, it’s been too long. But what should you be updating to get the most out of your time spent improving it? Here are four things you can review in 20 minutes or less

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