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Why Those Going for a Career Change Need the Cover Letter

When your job search is for a career change there is a bit more convincing that needs to be done for employers to take notice. The story behind your experience and skills on the resume may not immediately help the employer make the connection that you’re relevant for the job, so it will benefit to…
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Tips to Easing into a Career Change

It could be that you’re five years into your career or 25 years into it – having a change of heart on the career path to take can happen. It may be that you’ve realized the characteristics needed to thrive on the job is just not you, or that it hasn’t turned out to be…
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How to Give the Resume a Boost for a Career Change

It’s one thing to update your resume with additional experience and skills gained on the job for the next job in the same profession, but it’s a totally different ball game when it comes to a career change. For anyone going through a career change, the resume needs to take a different approach – especially…
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Tips to Achieving an Attention-Grabbing Resume When You’re a Career Changer

Employers are looking for the right fitting candidate for the job – and that often means someone with relevant experience. You may be wondering, “How does a career changer even have a shot?” While your latest professional experience may not be in the same industry or field and your technical skills aren’t exactly what the…
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Taking a Lower-Level Position – 4 Things to Know

It’s easy to conclude that taking a lower-level position means putting the brakes on the career track or even taking a step back, but in fact, there can be a lot to gain in such a decision. Sometimes you have to take a step back in order to take a step forward in your career.