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Words to Avoid on the Resume & Job Interview

One moment things are looking good, but that can quickly change with a bad choice of words on the resume or at the job interview. Your choice of words, both written and spoken, can impact your job search results. The goal of your resume is to help inform employers about who you are as a…
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What to Do If You’re Still Job Hunting Months After Graduation

Whether it’s just dawned on you that months have gone by since graduation and you’re still unemployed, or that you’ve been hitting the pavement for months job searching with no results, don’t panic just yet! The fact of the matter is that you’re not alone. While the unemployment rates have been looking better, not everyone…
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Don’t Let Desperation Rule Your Decisions When Job Searching

Unemployment can take a toll on job seekers, but it can be especially rough on those who have been job searching and getting minimal results over a long period of time. Many employers today aren’t looking to settle on just any candidate. They are looking for the best-fitting candidate for the job. That means not…
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Job Hunt Mistakes Those Trying to Return to Work Make

Anyone who’s been unemployed and job searching for longer than they’d like will have feelings of vulnerability, which ultimately impact their level of confidence. Unfortunately, this is where the job hunt can go downhill. A lack of confidence can lead to insecurities and feelings of hopelessness. There may be a period where the job search…
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