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  Yes, you read the headline correctly. According to the HireRight 2017 Employment Reading Benchmark Survey in which over 4,000 Human Resource professionals were surveyed, 85% of respondents reported finding a lie or misrepresentation on a resume and/or job application. This is reportedly happening with all levels of applicants. The survey notes a situation where

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When you start working with a recruiter, it can sometimes feel like he or she is asking you a million questions about your work history, skills and experience. It might seem like you’re getting interviewed before you even start going to interviews, and that’s exactly what’s happening. Your recruiter is working to understand how your

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You were all set to break out the champagne because your review was quickly approaching, and your boss has given you every indication that you’re getting a promotion! However, when you got to your review, your boss gave you a promotion to your title, but not a promotion in your salary. During the great recession,

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  Getting a lateral job offer can be one of the toughest conundrums a person experiences in their career. It can come to you in two forms, you can interview for an internal role or an external role that you’re really excited about but find out the job is not a clear cut promotion, or

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  Office chit-chat can be one thing that brings teams together. A casual conversation in the kitchen or at the watercooler about your least favorite guy on the reality show everyone is watching, or discussing last night’s ballgame can make your co-workers seem more like friends than people who you spend the majority of your

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  Do you have a summer vacation planned? Would you believe us if we told you that you could find your career path while you’re on vacation? In three straightforward steps, you could be on your way to finding your dream job. Now, this does mean you will have to devote some vacation time and

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When you have an open job in your department, group or company, you likely post the job online and have a trusted recruiter hired to help you find the next member of your team. And based on all the interest you receive on your open position, it might feel like everyone wants to come work

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  You probably didn’t take your job because you were looking for a way to make new friends. However, if you look around your office, are you friends with anyone at work? Not like just stopping by their desk to ask about their weekend, but you’d actually go to happy hour or have them over

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  Did you know that 52.3% of Americans report being unhappy at work? That’s according to a study done by a non-profit group called the Conference Board that has been surveying employee happiness since 1987. The surveyed employees cited “Interest in work” and the “People at work”  as being the two biggest contributors to being

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  Photo: courtesy of Mashable The little boy in the video is just trying to follow his dad’s direction to hug the little girl who was kind enough to have him over for a play date. The little girl is not having it. It might not seem obvious that this video has anything in common

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