Category: Career Advice

From Internship to First Job

For many, college graduation is right around the corner. In preparation for life after college, it’s important to remember that you are no longer the summer break intern and are now entering the “real world.” The unknown of the real word might sound like a scary thing. However, lean on all the resources available to help you land your first…
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The Best Graduation Gift Is A Resume

The best gift I have ever received was a professionally written resume.   Although I asked for cash for my graduation gift, my beloved late father Don Goodman (founder of About Jobs) gave me a different kind of paper. It was my first professionally written resume and while it wasn’t what I asked for, it’s proven to be what I really needed.…
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How Important Are Job Titles on Your Resume?

How Important Are Job Titles on Your Resume? How often do you really think about your job title? Given how various titles can often describe the same role across different organizations, many job seekers do not stop to think about how important their job title truly is in the grand scheme of things. What you don’t realize is that the…
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Protect Your LinkedIn Profile from Being Plagiarized with This Privacy Setting Change

Your LinkedIn profile is unique to you and it should be kept that way. There may be specific selling points that put you ahead of competitors. You may have also invested a lot of time in crafting content to build your professional presence on LinkedIn. So why have all of that taken away from you? Unfortunately, if you don’t carefully…
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Find the Professional Career That’s Fit for You

The beginning of the year tends to be when we all often go through a desire to do better for ourselves in the year ahead. One area that is typically reviewed is the professional career. We all start to think: Am I making professional progress? Am I in the right position? Is it time for change? Those are all good…
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