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Countering the Counteroffer

Countering the Counteroffer

You finally landed your A level candidate after spending tons of money on advertising, paying in-house recruiters, sifting through hundreds of resumes and months of interviews. The last thing you want to happen is for the candidate to take a counter offer. Here are a...

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7 Habits of Successful Job Seekers

7 Habits of Successful Job Seekers

For over 25 years one of the most respected business texts has be The 7 Habits of Highly Successful People. I wondered if these same principles could be applied to job search. So I took Dr. Covey’s list and applied them to the modern job search process. Be proactive –...

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Job Search vs. Career Management

Job Search vs. Career Management

There is a big difference between job search and career management. Job search is more an event that commences when you need a job and ends when a new job is secured. Career management, on the other hand, is a mindset that goes beyond job changes. Back when the...

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Opening Lines of a New Career

Opening Lines of a New Career

“It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the...

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How many jobs should I apply for each day?

How many jobs should I apply for each day?

I recently did a google search that started the with the phrase “how many” and google in its helpful way suggested “how many jobs should I apply for”. So, of course, I now had a burning need to know the answer - how many jobs should I apply for. Google told me I had...

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Evaluating Job Offers

Evaluating Job Offers

You have put a lot of hard work into your job search. You now are receiving job offers. It seems like this would be the easy part of the process. However, if you are making a career move, you know how much is at stake. Your decision will literally change your life....

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6 Ways to Know When It’s Time to Change Jobs

6 Ways to Know When It’s Time to Change Jobs

Are you unsure if your career is stalled or if you need to start looking for another job? Here are six ways to know it’s time to begin a job search or change employers. No chance for advancement. If you look at the next step in your career progression and don’t see a...

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