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5 Important Tips for Students and New Grads Looking for Their Dream Jobs
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5 Important Tips for Students and New Grads Looking for Their Dream Jobs

Merely getting an impressive-sounding degree from a swanky college is not enough.
Lanre Onibalusi
How to Know When to Stop Talking and Other Interview Hacks
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How to Know When to Stop Talking and Other Interview Hacks

Get your dream job by learning from the best: Chris Haroun reveals exactly what to do to ace the interview.
Udemy
These Social Media Tips Will Make You Rethink Recruiting
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These Social Media Tips Will Make You Rethink Recruiting

The four biggest social media outlets provide unique features that can be used to grab the attention of job seekers.
Kes Thygesen
10 Things Your LinkedIn Profile Should Reveal in 10 Seconds
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10 Things Your LinkedIn Profile Should Reveal in 10 Seconds

Your profile should answer these ten questions quickly in order to satisfy employers who don't have a lot of free time to spare.
Sarah Landrum
Your Dream Job Will Become Real When You Stand Up and Get Noticed
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Your Dream Job Will Become Real When You Stand Up and Get Noticed

Jazz up your communication, do your due diligence and market yourself in such a way that companies can't forget you.
Chelsea Berler
8 Types of Photos You Should Never Use on Your LinkedIn Profile
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8 Types of Photos You Should Never Use on Your LinkedIn Profile

You could get passed over on LinkedIn if your headshot stinks. Put your best face forward on the popular professional networking hub by not making these common and comical profile faux pas.
Kim Lachance Shandrow
What Your Furry Companion Can Teach You About Your Job Search (Infographic)
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What Your Furry Companion Can Teach You About Your Job Search (Infographic)

Smells, or opportunities, are everywhere, so sniff them out wherever you can.
Grace Reader
This 4-Part Process Helps One Firm Vet Top Talent
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This 4-Part Process Helps One Firm Vet Top Talent

Four hurdles are all that stands between you and your dream job. Can you clear them?
The Staff of Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
What Potential Employers Want to Know Most Is Not On Your Resume
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What Potential Employers Want to Know Most Is Not On Your Resume

You spend hours perfecting your resume only to forget the very next place employers look -- the Internet.
Ryan Erskine
How These Creative Go-Getters Used Social Media to Score Awesome Career Opportunities
Social Media

How These Creative Go-Getters Used Social Media to Score Awesome Career Opportunities

Sometimes, all it takes to get through the door is a bit of imagination, creativity and social-media know-how.
Lindsay Friedman
These Skills Will Boost Your Salary by 20 Percent
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These Skills Will Boost Your Salary by 20 Percent

A new study also looks at the disconnect between recent college grads who think they are ready for the workforce and the hiring managers who disagree.
Carolyn Sun
I Wanted to Visit San Francisco on Someone Else's Dime. I Ended Up With the Perfect Job.
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I Wanted to Visit San Francisco on Someone Else's Dime. I Ended Up With the Perfect Job.

Here's what I learned from interviewing for a job I didn't really want -- but I got the gig, and it launched my career.
Carol Roth
U.S. Job Openings Hit 8-Month High, Skills Mismatch Emerging
U.S. Workforce

U.S. Job Openings Hit 8-Month High, Skills Mismatch Emerging

The firmer labor market tone was also evident in another report on Tuesday, which showed small businesses increasingly having trouble finding qualified workers to fill open positions.
13 Social Media Power Tips for Getting the Job You Want
Social Media

13 Social Media Power Tips for Getting the Job You Want

With 65 percent of employers hiring from social media, it pays to "get social and get hired."
Matt Sweetwood