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First Steps: Building A Better Resume

First Steps: Building A Better Resume
A solid resume is a key to landing a job you love. But when it comes to filling the application out, many people find themselves stuck when it’s time to upload their work and education history. Can one simple document like a resume really make-or-break a job application? Believe it or not, it’s one of the most important components of standing out against your competitors as you vie for attention from prospective employers. We’ll show you how to craft a better resume, as w...

Interviews: What you Need to Know

Interviews: What you Need to Know
Do you find yourself getting nervous at the prospect of an interview? You’re not alone ?— and millions of other people just like you are constantly looking for easier ways to ace this nerve-wracking part of the job hunt. But what is it that makes an interview with a prospective employer so cringeworthy? Aside from the fact that money and livelihoods are on the line, it’s always awkward to meet new people while attempting to give a good first impression. And as everyone kn...

A Fresh Start: The Benefits of A Legal Name Change

A Fresh Start: The Benefits of A Legal Name Change
Life can be unpredictable. Sometimes, turning over a new leaf takes more than simply getting a new job or moving somewhere different. There may be a time where you want to truly start your life over, and the easiest way to do so is through the power of a legal name change. If you weren’t already aware, yes — you can change your name in the eyes of the law. Once a legal name change is complete, it is truly your new name for all official intents and purposes. It will appear on your ...

Your Pathway: Finding the Right Career

Your Pathway: Finding the Right Career
Leaping headfirst into a new job can be a daunting prospect. But what good is applying for jobs and going to interviews if you don’t have a clear-cut idea of what your goals are? An unfocused job hunt can potentially lead to more interviews — and by extension, more job offers. But staying unfocused can actually hurt you in the long run. If you don’t know what kind of job you want or enjoy, you could end up locked into a role that you hate. Rather than fall down the slippe...

Limited Disclosure: Why Oversharing Online Can Hurt Your Career

Limited Disclosure: Why Oversharing Online Can Hurt Your Career
Are you a fan of social media? Most of us are these days, and for good reason. It’s an easy way to stay in touch with our loved ones, catch up with the news and share the funny and inspiring things that we find online. But there’s a darker side to social media that can cast a deep shadow on your ambitions and goals. If you weren’t already aware, your friends aren’t the only ones looking at your profile. Prospective employers, interviewers and recruiters are all looking...