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Entries from May 2011

4 Unreasonable Expectations from Your Job

May 31st, 2011 · 4 Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough Especially if you are beginning your first job after college, or your first job in a new industry or vertical, you may only have a vague idea of what to expect. In fact, any new work environment carries with it a set of adjustments you will have to make. Still, in […]

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Tags: Getting Ahead

Career Exploration for a Rewarding Job

May 18th, 2011 · 1 Comment

Posted by Brian McCullough If you are a recent or soon to be high school or college graduate, you are probably scratching your head wondering what to do next. If you are a high school graduate, you may be interested in exploring different majors so that you can decide, which college, university, or vocational school […]

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Tags: Getting Ahead

Job Hunting Tips: Ideas For Undercover, Stealth Job Searching!

May 17th, 2011 · 2 Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough If you get caught conducting a job search while still working, many employers will conclude you lack loyalty and are no longer interested in the job and may terminate you on the spot. On the other hand your job search may be unsuccessful, you’ve tested the waters and there is nothing […]

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Tags: Getting Ahead · Job Applications · Job Search · Office Politcs

Your Facebook Resume

May 16th, 2011 · 2 Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough We had a client last week, who asked us also to work on her LinkedIn Profile. We’re getting requests like that more and more, and it’s a product line we’re probably going to start offering soon. But then we asked her if she had worked on her Facebook profile at all, […]

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Tags: Job Search · Job Sites · Resumes

How to Get a Great Job Reference From Someone You Work With

May 11th, 2011 · No Comments

Posted by Brian McCullough Becoming a member of job seekers and looking for a new job can be quite a stressful thing. This not only means you have to redo your resume and start facing those dreaded interviews again but, you will be asked to provide job references as well. This can be pretty tricky […]

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Tags: References