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Lori C. -
A friend was telling a story about his two adult daughters who are exercise enthusiasts. At the beginning of the new year, he overheard one of his daughters comment, "I am not stepping foot into a gym for the next three weeks!" "Why?" asked the other. "Because it will be over-crowded with all the New Year's Resolution... More 
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Hiring Trends for 2014

If you have been in a job search for very long, you probably will not be surprised by some of these hiring trends. The job market is still tepid and many of the discouraging hiring practices and... More 
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Wish List for Your Career!

Grandma: Earrings Mom: Gloves John: Remote-control car Ruth: Guitar Uncle Pete: Fruitcake Oh, the lists... More 
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It is a common misconception that there is no way to prepare for an interview: “you either know it or you don’t.” This attitude has led to many avoidable interviewing failures. Preparing for an interview is a process that begins with knowing yourself and what you can do for the employer. Next, the interviewee must know... More 
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4 "Scariest" Job Seeeker Costumes

My favorite part of Halloween is creating costumes. For one night, we hide behind on our mask, make-up, and clothes and become something entirely different. Whatever you imagine you can be... More 
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Low-level Jobs Can Offer High-impact Returns

Not all of us are aiming for that CEO position on Wall Street. The realities of today’s competitive job market, shrinking hiring budgets, and global outsourcing mean many job seekers... More 
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Tapping into the Hidden Job Market

Think of an iceberg. The part of the iceberg that shows above the water represents the open job market – the 20% of jobs that are posted publically. The larger part of the iceberg, hidden below... More 
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SC Day of Civic Hacking: Hot Jobs in IT!

One of the fastest growing career fields is IT... Information Technology! Almost every industry and company is effected daily by technology. You can't get around it! And, why would you want... More 
Lori C. -
One of this biggest and most common mistakes made by IT professionals is trying to pack everything they have ever done onto one resume. It doesn’t work. If employers are spending less than 30 seconds looking at a resume, they do not have the time to weed through 3 pages of acronyms and jargon. As with all... More 
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Hiring Trends in 2013

Believe it or not, hiring is stable but it might look different than you think. Here are some hiring practices that are trending in 2013. Employers Struggle to Fill Positions... More 


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