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6 People Who Will Do Amazing Things for Your Career

We all know how important networking is for our careers.

19 Aug 2014,

How to Follow Up After Meeting Someone in Person

Although most people understand the important role networking and socializing can play in a career or a business, very few people put in place a methodic system for following up with the people they meet during an evening of networking and socializing. In fact, many just drop the ball entirely and never follow up at all.

30 Nov 2013,

How to Get Hired Without a Resume

So you’re about to enter the world of work. You’re ready to get in front of hiring managers and secure a job you’re passionate about. But there’s just one problem: your resume is seriously lacking.

30 Nov 2013,

6 Ways to Attract Recruiters to Your LinkedIn Profile

You know the drill. You’re unhappy in your current job — or unhappy with no job — and are desperately updating your LinkedIn profile that hasn’t been touched since the last time you were in this situation.

26 Nov 2013,

7 Tips For a Career Boost Through Your Self Evaluation

Annual reviews can be a stressful time, but it can also be a time for positive career development. The self evaluation is a tool to describe how well you’ve performed the previous year.

21 Nov 2013,

How to Highlight Your Accomplishments (Without Sounding Like a Jerk)

When it comes to having a successful career, there's no substitute for hard work. On the other hand, hard work won’t do you any good if your accomplishments are going unnoticed.

14 Jun 2013,

Taking on a New Responsibility? Do It Smartly

Layoffs and cutbacks are forcing more people to take on new responsibilities. Whether you are excited about new challenges you face or feel you have no choice but to say "yes," use these three tips when starting something new:

10 May 2013,

How To Fire Your Boss

Five career coaches, a corporate consultant, a lawyer and a management professor all agree that it's very tough for disgruntled workers to oust their superiors.

09 May 2013,

How to Play Clean Office Politics

Here is a simple four-step process to ensure that the right decision gets made.

13 Mar 2013,

What Students Really Need to Learn to Get a Startup Job

Peter Bell, who recently joined hackNY as an evangelist and hacker, is sick of the myths that are propagated about how best to prepare for a startup-focused software development career. Often he hears computer science or engineering students say that great GPAs or a top name college are the ticket to a great startup job.

18 Feb 2013,

12 Career-Killer Comments

Communication is key to career success. So it’s crucial to be aware of our language and word choice. The words we choose and the context in which use them can make or break us, whether we are on staff at a company or self-employed. Here are 12 words and phrases to avoid.

12 Feb 2013,

Be My Mentor? Craft the Perfect Email to Someone You Admire

Hi Molly, I work in the education field, but someday (someday!) I hope to be a “real writer,” whatever that means. …

12 Feb 2013,

What To Do When Your Mentor Leaves the Company

There’s nothing better than having a mentor at work—someone to offer you guidance in your career, give you advice on your day-to-day responsibilities, and help you succeed within the organization. So when that person leaves? Well, it can be tough. Not only did you likely just lose your biggest advocate, you may also have just lost your closest friend at the office.

06 Feb 2013,

5 Questions Great Job Candidates Ask

Many of the questions potential new hires ask are throwaways. But not these.

02 Jan 2013,

Three Tips for Navigating a Career Change

Whether you’re starting your own business or joining a different industry, making a mid-career move can be a challenge. Consider these three tips when contemplating a shift in your career trajectory:

25 Dec 2012,

The Most Outlandish Resume Mistakes of 2012

Unless you’re applying for a job at a pizzeria, your résumé objective shouldn’t say, “to make dough.” Nor should it be decorated with pink rabbits or include texting slang like “LOL.”

19 Dec 2012,

The Surprising Secret to Acing Your Next Interview

Should you keep things professional when you show up to the interview? Actually, maybe not, according to a new study.

17 Dec 2012,

Top Five Personality Traits Employers Hire Most

I know you: You’ve made looking for your next job, well… your job. You’ve scoured your resume of clichéd buzzwords, brushed up on body language and even gotten a handle on the dreaded video interview.

17 Dec 2012,

10 Worst Body Language Mistakes

10 Worst Body Language Mistakes

13 Dec 2012,

5 Ways To Make a Killer First Impression

Most people will judge you within the first second of meeting you and their opinion will most likely never change. Making a good first impression is incredibly important, because you only get one shot at it.

13 Dec 2012,

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