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The Biggest Pain Point in Your Job Search?

It’s the search. We’ve all been there. While technology gives us the online job search and sites like LinkedIn, it’s still up to the job seeker to dig through job postings on multiple sites, immediately followed by waking up to dozens of spam emails from any site...

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[BOOK REVIEW] The 6 Reasons You’ll Get the Job

The 6 Reasons You’ll Get the Job is full of fresh new ideas for job seekers. It can help you develop a job search strategy that will make you stand out from the crowd and get hired faster. Access Your Advantage Over Other Job Seekers It can be futile to job...

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Another New Hire Found on Twitter

A recent CNN Money feature made the point that smaller businesses are adopting twitter and other social media outlets to find candidates. Why? First off, recruiters are expensive — and posting to job boards costs money. Second, smaller businesses are looking for...

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The First Job of 12 Iconic Leaders

The most ambitious of us can get pretty frustrated when we look to those who are already established figures of authority. Whether it’s a despised boss, a misguided politician, or even a mentor you admire and respect, impatience can creep up and the long game seem too...

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Interview with PCC Career Specialist

Check out this FUN and lively interview with Becky Washington. Becky is the head of Career Services at Portland Community College and a long time Career Enlightenment fan. We talk often and I decided to record one of our conversations so you can get an inside scoop of...

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LinkedIn Industry Rankings

Recently, LinkedIn took down their list of industries. For years that page had no direct links to it, so I suppose it was just a matter of time before it was destined for the LI graveyard, along with Skills, Events and Answers. This change got me thinking, just what...

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