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What’s Worth (and a Waste of) Time in Your Job Search

What’s Worth (and a Waste of) Time in Your Job Search

I just got back from Glacier National Park, where nature provided a feast for my eyes, adventures for my soul, and memories that will last a lifetime. Hiking, rafting, paddling, and eating aside, my favorite thing about the trip was chatting with other park visitors...

10 Interviewing Challenges: Job Seeker FAQs

10 Interviewing Challenges: Job Seeker FAQs

What comes to mind when you're gearing up for job interviews? There's so much to think about--what you'll wear, who you'll meet, what you'll say, how you'll act, and whether there will be any curveball questions or surprises. Here’s a snapshot of some common (and a...

When it’s Your Turn: 10 Solid Questions to Ask Your Interviewer

When it’s Your Turn: 10 Solid Questions to Ask Your Interviewer

The more you can think of an interview as a conversation rather than an inquisition, the better. One of the best ways to do this is by asking thoughtful, smart questions. If you respond to your interviewer's invite to answer questions with, “You’ve already covered...

6 Ways to Calm Down (and Amp Up) Before Your Interview

6 Ways to Calm Down (and Amp Up) Before Your Interview

Interview Day has arrived. You’ve researched the company, the industry, and the people you’re going to meet with. You’ve run through several possible interview questions and practiced telling some great stories. You’ve dressed the part and you’re ready to go. And...

186 Days Left in 2018: Time for a Midyear Career Check-in

186 Days Left in 2018: Time for a Midyear Career Check-in

Back in January, did you resolve that 2018 would be your year to launch a job search and find more rewarding work or explore a new career path? If life (or your current job) has gotten in the way, you still have 186 days left to reach your goals! To get there, start...

A New Job Could Be Your Greatest Gift This Holiday Season

A New Job Could Be Your Greatest Gift This Holiday Season

Thinking of taking a break from your job search during the holidays? You’re not the only one, which is exactly why you should continue like it’s the middle of May. “I’ve always had strong activity through the holidays,” says Kari Bodmer, principal at Bodmer Executive...

How to Graduate from the Basement and into a Job ASAP

How to Graduate from the Basement and into a Job ASAP

Moments after you’ve switched your tassel from right to left and you’re declared a college graduate, reality hits: “I’ve earned my degree. I’m going back home to live with my family. I need a job. Now what?” To ascend from the basement of your family home and into a...

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