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Make Your Contact Feel Special [Facebook LIVE Episode #1 on Standing Out]

July 10, 2017 Effective Networking 0

It’s getting more difficult to stand out if you are going for a competitive job in corporate America. The trick it to do what others...

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Improve your interview success rate by imagining this…

August 16, 2016 Interviewing

Imagine being an interviewer who is rushing her way to meet with a job candidate who is well-positioned for a role on your team. This...

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[New Service!!!] The Easy Way to Amp Up Your Job Search

September 17, 2015 Effective Networking

Have you hit a wall in your job search? Have you already exhausted your network? Are you spending more time than you’d like researching recruiters/hiring...

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Four Ways to Confront the Challenges of a Change in Leadership

June 10, 2015 Retaining Employees

A client came to me recently after being with the same company for ten years. There was a change in leadership and she soon wondered...

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Career Assessment Program

Do any of these sound like you? Are you at a crossroads—you have a myriad of options in front of you, yet are unsure how...

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Interview Insights | Key Question: What didn’t you enjoy about your last job?

April 30, 2015 Interviewing

What didn’t you enjoy about your last job? You likely have a laundry list of items; yet, it is in poor form to complain during...

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Go from Great to the Ideal Job Candidate

April 28, 2015 The Job Hunt

It’s the one question every job hunter wants answered: How do I make myself stand out from all the other applicants? How can I outsmart...

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Interview Insights | Key Question: Do you enjoy working in a structured environment? [Template & Sample]

March 13, 2015 Interviewing

Interview Question: As a creative professional, can you thrive while working for a client with lots of rules and restrictions? This question comes from a...

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Interview Insights | Key Question: “What questions do you have for me?”

January 21, 2015 Interviewing

Interview Question: What questions can I answer for you? This question touches upon my biggest pet peeve. So much of what I help job candidates...

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Have an interview coming up? Start here

December 16, 2014 Interviewing

I wrote an interview preparation guide for you, the executive who rarely has had to go through a formal interview process because in the past,...

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Can Blogging Help You Build Your Career? 5 Questions to Consider

October 14, 2014 Changing Careers, The Job Hunt

Ten years ago, the blogosphere seemed like a place for those looking to write about an interest outside of their jobs. Today, there are thousands...

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Who Else Wants a Great LinkedIn Summary?

May 13, 2014 LinkedIn

Have you ever noticed the difference between a good LinkedIn profile and a great one? Both have most, if not all, of the sections filled...

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A 90-Day Plan: The Key to Getting an Offer

March 26, 2014 Interviewing

Want to make a good impression during your interview with the hiring manager? Come in prepared to answer and ask thought-provoking questions. Want to make an...

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The 5 Questions that Will Impress Any Hiring Manager

February 26, 2014 Interviewing

 “Do you have any questions for me?” After successfully answering all the hiring manager’s questions about your past experiences and interest in the role, you’re...

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How to Answer: “What Are Your Salary Expectations?”.

January 29, 2014 Salary Negotiations

Here’s a scenario many of us are familiar with: You applied for a job you want and, after days of anxious waiting, you land an...

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Little Known Ways to Approach HR Recruiters

January 8, 2014 The Job Hunt

After entering keywords on LinkedIn, examining first and second-degree connections and browsing through countless profiles, you finally found the internal HR professional responsible for filling...

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Effective Networking: 4 Easy Steps to Stay Top of Mind

December 18, 2013 Effective Networking

Whether or not you’re looking for a job, informational interviews are beneficial to your career. Not only do they give you an opportunity to learn...

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LinkedIn Challenge Starts Now!

October 26, 2013 LinkedIn

Increase your LinkedIn IQ in 5 weeks for free. See results in only 1 week. Start by joining the Ultimate LinkedIn Challenge. I am taking...

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Job Hunter Tips: Accelerating Hiring Timelines

January 8, 2013 The Job Hunt

As a career coach to career changers, I’ve noticed that often when it rains it pours during a job hunt. For instance, you may be...

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48 Hours After a Job Rejection

August 30, 2012 The Job Hunt

The 48 hours after a job rejection are critical. They sting even when you really did not want the job. You spent a great deal...

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