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Career Enlightenment is the award-winning career blog from the author of “Job Searching with Social Media For Dummies”, Joshua Waldman.

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How To Learn From A Bad Job Interview

Following the completion of a job interview, a best practice is to perform a thorough post-mortem. While the most important perspective will be the assessment your interviewers and hiring managers make, it is highly instructive to objectively and candidly evaluate how...

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How the Science of Persuasion Can Get You Hired

You've probably heard of the idea that ALL decisions are emotional decisions. Well, how does this idea relate to job seekers and hiring managers? I interviewed Susan Weinschenk, author of Neuro Webdesign, to find out. Susan has her Ph.D. in Psychology from Penn State...

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7 Workplace Attitudes that Get Promoted

As an employee (part-time, full-time, contract, or otherwise), your day-to-day performance places you in one of two categories: promotable or not promotable. Getting a promotion starts months (or years) before the promotion date. What makes someone promotable? Here...

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