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Where Do I Fit Into The Changing Job Market?

As a savvy career woman, you obviously want to keep up with job trends and the ever changing market. Manual jobs are becoming fewer and farther ...

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3 Reasons You Might Stay At A Job You Hate

It’s rather concerning that career surveys state that 51% of people admit they are “disengaged” from their job. That means that potentially over half of ...

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3 Easy Ways To Build A Resume That Gets You Hired

When a job advert goes online, most employers receive hundreds if not thousands of applications, regardless of the role. And, they choose to talk to only the most qualified and interesting of the bunch. Unfortunately, this tends to be the resumes that stand out the most whether by appearance or hits on keywords. If you’re willing to do some work; you can change your resume to be the one employers can ignore. Here are 3 easy ways to build a resume that gets you hired!

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3 Tips To Change Your Career The Smart Way

So many people hate their jobs, but so few so anything to change it. Some women are simply complacent, but the reason most remain in positions that are not satisfying is they are afraid to move. This is understandable, considering how challenging finding a new job can be, let alone switching to a new industry. I have a feeling that you will feel much better about it after doing the appropriate research. Here are 3 tips to change your career the smart way to get you started on a new path.

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3 Things To Consider Before Starting A Career As A Chef

Food preparation is something that we will always need. Therefore, a career as a chef is one to consider if you want to enter a wide open job market. Fortunately, there are many ways a chef can earn a living. Typically, you think of restaurants, but there are also private chefs and those who work at other types of organizations and businesses. If you are considering getting into the food industry, here are a few things to consider before starting a career as a chef.

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3 Smart Ways To Maximize Career Potential

Unemployment falls every year and people are sticking with their careers for longer than they were in decades past. With technology and ease of access, there are fewer barriers to landing a great job than ever before. That said, you still have to do the work and put forth the effort to reach your career goals. Here are 3 savvy ways to maximize career potential in most industries.

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3 Things That Hold Women Back From Their Dream Job

It’s Sunday evening, how do you feel? Are you dreading your alarm going off in the morning or are you cool with the fact that you’ve had a couple of days off and a new adventure awaits in the week ahead? It’s perfectly normal to wish the weekends lasted a little longer, but what if you had a job that made Sunday night blues a thing of the past? If you’re dreaming of a new job, what’s stopping you from going for it? I'm betting it's one or more of these 3 things that hold women back from their dream job. That's OK, there's always a way to move forward if you want something badly enough.

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3 Ways To Boost Your Career With The Internet

When it comes to jumpstarting your career, you want to use whatever means possible to get things moving. Though it's important to engage potential employers in real life and work on real skills, don’t forget about the Internet. It can make you a much more desirable candidate, build connections that last a lifetime, and even get you some insider info. Here are 3 ways to boost your career with the Internet.

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7 Interview Power Plays To Land Your Dream Job

You impressed them with your resume, got the interview, so now what? It's your time to shine and bring what you couldn't express in your resume. Your preparation will show and help to set you apart from the pack. Here are my top 7 interview power plays to land you that dream job.

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Start Building A Career You Love Today

While building a career, it's a given that you have a job in your desired field. This job is usually one that uses your skills, experience, and has fulfilling aspects that keep you moving upward. However, having just any old job is not necessarily building a career you will love for the long haul. Let's take a look at the differences and how you might start building a career you love today!

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4 Strategies To Help You Get Hired Sooner

Searching for a new job is hard work. So much so, that even getting an interview can seem like a full-time job in itself. And, usually, the higher the position and pay, the longer it takes to secure the right one. Even though you consistently send out resumes, it doesn't mean that you will land your dream job in a timely manner. I happen to believe there are some key things you must do if you want to get what you want. Here are my top 4 strategies to help you get hired sooner.

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4 Tips To Bust You Out Of A Career Rut

It’s pretty easy to figure out whether or not you’re in a career rut. A telltale sign is that queasy feeling you get on a Monday morning - the dread of having to go to a job you hate. You must deal with the same boring people, forcing yourself to go through the motions of your tedious day. And, though, I understand that you can't always just up and quit a job, there are some things that will bust you out of a career rut! Keep in mind, it's going to take some guts, energy, and consistency! Let's get you out of that rut!

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5 Ways To Impress A Potential Employer

It’s both nerve-wrenching and exciting to attend an interview, especially when it’s a job you really want. You must find a way to compose these extreme emotions and get across that you are the woman for the job. Easier said than done...right? I understand. I've been on many interviews in the past and have had to calm my nerves in order to bring out my best. Here are my top five ways to impress your potential employer and land that dream job.

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Why A Travel Industry Job Or Business Might Be Right For You

There have never been better conditions for travel agency professionals than there are right now. Simply stated, good travel professionals are in demand, as the industry has seen a decline in those who enter this particular field. This could be because of the recent recession or that many young professionals are swayed to pursue other businesses as a career by professors and parents. Nevertheless, people are still traveling and are searching for quality, service-oriented pros to help them see the world with efficiency and on a budget.

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How To Shine During Your Dream Job Interview

If you are looking for a new job, interviews are part of the process, so you better get prepared. Unless you’ve got a family member or a friend offering you a job, everyone has to get through them. You have only a short time to impress the interviewer and make him or her see that you are the right person for the job. Go prepared to wow and shine if you want to land that dream job! Here are a few tips to get you on the right track.

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