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Build Your Image as a Great Employer

Because people are the foundation of your organization, creating an employer brand that will attract long-term employees who will add value to your organization and want to contribute to its success is crucial. When you work on your employer brand, you’ll want to consider things from the point of view of your current and prospective employees. How does your organization

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Job Seekers

How Gestures Speak Louder Than Words

The tired and true saying “a picture paints a thousand words” is certainly relevant for the active job seeker. Hand placement, posture, and eye movement are subtle but powerful indications of interest and self-esteem that are often overlooked in preparation. Whether delivered in person or through a video interview; your visual impression provides context associated with your name in vital

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Job Seekers

5 Tips for Conquering Fear

You can’t be successful in your job search if you’re ruled by fear. Here are 5 tips to help overcome that inner voice that may be holding you back:   Determine what you will gain by making a change. If the outlook in your current field has been diminished by economic issues or technological disruption, a new occupation could put you

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Job Seekers

Interview Practice Makes Perfect

There’s nothing else quite like the pressure of interviewing for your dream position. You know you can do the job; it’s just a matter of helping the interviewers understand your skills and passion. Selling yourself is the best way to get the job you want but, unfortunately, that sales approach is often lacking when even the best candidate sits in

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Employers

Attract High-Quality Employees

People are what makes a business successful. Most organizations spend considerable time and effort on product branding – from the color choices in a logo to the type of packaging for products, the perfect image evokes emotion to convince prospective buyers to shell out cash and persuades current clients to return for more. But when was the last time your

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Employers

Get Motivated

I don’t know about you, but quite frankly I’m sick of hearing about the tough economy. So today, we’re going to focus on 5 ways to turn negative thoughts into positive action. You have a lot of potential – start recognizing it! You may not be built like a bodybuilder or be mistaken for a supermodel. But with positive thinking, focusing on

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Employers

Building Trust in the Workplace

Trust is essential when building a healthy and productive work environment. Whether you’re leading an entire department or work hand-in-hand with a just a few coworkers, it’s important to build trusting relationships. Here are several tips to help build trust with both your coworkers and your superiors: Be honest and share information completely. Be straightforward and honest with everyone and expect

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Job Seekers

Resume Tips to Reformat Success

There are thousands of articles out there with tips and tricks on how to master your resume. There are hundreds of templates on the Internet you can download – some better than others – some with distinct enough formatting to be recognized at first glance. Despite the infinite number of digital resources accessible for job seekers, there are a dozen

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Job Seekers

Common Job Interview Questions for IT and Technical Professionals

Whether preparing to evaluate job candidates, or getting ready for an upcoming job interview yourself, this list of top interview questions will help you prepare: Question 1: Describe a recent project where you were responsible for managing multiple people or teams. What were some of the key challenges and how did you handle those challenges? This question demonstrates a result-oriented

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