Boost Your LinkedIn Profile with These Tips

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Your LinkedIn profile is the foundation for your personal branding and an essential tool in your job search. Here are 10 aspects of your LinkedIn profile to focus on:

8 Ways Your Engineering Job Directly Impacts a Business

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It should come as no surprise that 20 percent of Fortune 500 CEOs have degrees in engineering. Engineers positively impact their companies in myriad ways. As business leaders, they use their technical and analytical skills to keep key initiatives on track and ensure that their companies stay competitive. While you pursue your engineering career track,… Read more »

Most Effective Confidence-Building Techniques

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Searching for a job can be a tough, confidence-crushing journey, hampered by rejections and dead ends. It’s enough to take a toll on even the most thick-skinned candidates. Yet, the right level of confidence is critical to enhance your image, communicate effectively, and sell yourself to potential employers without being pompous. (Yes, there are people… Read more »

3 Reasons Why a Professional Job Search Can Be Frustrating

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Job hunting is an intense process that can really mess with your mood. It can become a lesson in dealing with rejection and questioning yourself and your professional abilities. Here are three reasons why a job search is so frustrating, and how to deal with them: 1) You feel like you’re making no progress. Does… Read more »

How Can You Find Exclusive Career Opportunities?

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Between 75 and 90 percent of all job openings are never listed in public portals or media ads. This statistic may seem startling at first, but when you think about it, it makes sense. Why would a company pay to promote a position when they can use other, more reliable and less costly channels to… Read more »

What Does Your Attire Say About You?

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Whether fair or not, hiring managers make judgments about you based on your interview attire. This isn’t because they are cruel, it’s simply human nature to make assessments based on appearance.  The way you dress for an interview can have a major impact on the way a hiring manager feels about you as a professional… Read more »

Pro Tips#1: Who is The Modern Professional?

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The norms of the modern business world have been changing rapidly in recent years, partially due to the rise of Millennials and Millennial culture in the workplace, and partially due to a general shift in culture. These changes have left many people wondering just what a modern professional looks and acts like by today’s standards…. Read more »

Have New Goals? How Do You Uncover Career-Building Opportunities?

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Have you ever known someone who seems to have nothing but good luck in their careers? They always seem to get chosen for the best projects and new job opportunities just land in their lap. While it may seem like these people were born under a lucky star, they are probably very proactive when it… Read more »

5 Ways You Can Nail The Interview Process

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No matter how confident you are in “real life” the interview process can create stress and anxiety. After all, your future career trajectory depends on how you handle these artificial, high-pressure situations. Follow this advice to nail the interview process and land your ideal job. [ Land Your New Job ] #1: Be Prepared Preparation… Read more »