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April 12th, 2013

Creative Ways to Land a Job

Okay, you're  20-something, with a fabulous degree, and stuck with a career as a barista. We're all thankful for barista's but that's not covering your school debt, much less what you stayed up late studying and writing term papers for. There are a number of great articles on this site that...

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April 12th, 2013

So That's Why My Resume Was Rejected!

You've sent in 200 resumes and zero calls back. What went wrong? Jim Stroud has surfaced some interesting reasons why your resume may not have floated to the top, along with statistics to back it up. And don't miss the link to how employers use the internet to find out more than you want...

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April 12th, 2013

How to Follow Up after an Interview

Okay, you landed the interview and it went pretty well. What do you do next? You don’t want to annoy a potential employer, but you also don’t want to get lost in the shuffle. Fox Business offers three tips about how to follow up with employers.

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April 7th, 2013

Boost Your Chances of Getting Hired: 6 Questions to Ask During an Interview

The questions you ask during an interview tell a potential employer a lot about you. This article in Business Insider arms you with six questions that make a positive impression.

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April 7th, 2013

How To Graduate With an International Job Offer

Want to work overseas when you graduate? This article from Career Realism offers practical suggestions about how to make this happen.

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March 22nd, 2013

Do You Dread Going to Work?

Billy Graham offers biblical perspective to a reader who confesses that he has a bad attitude about going to work. 

March 22nd, 2013

5 Biggest Career Mistakes Christians Make | Part 2

In The High Calling, J.B. Wood explains five career mistakes you could make if you don't understand the sacredness of your work and how God wants your work to be a ministry.  

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March 7th, 2013

10 Things Really Amazing Employees Do

Would your employer describe you as "an amazing employee?" Author and entrepreneur Kevin Daum offers ten traits of employees who stand out on the job. Several of them remind us of Colossians 3. Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for men. (...

March 7th, 2013

20 Powerful Action Verbs To Kick Your Resume Up A Notch

Is your resume getting ignored? Want to punch it up? Jessica Holbrook Hernandez offers some good advice for your choice of words—words you should avoid and words to include. She says, “Hiring managers want—need—words that jump off the page and captivate them.” Find a great list of strong...

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January 29th, 2013

Building a Business Wardrobe From the Bottom Up

Buying clothes for your first job out of college can be expensive. Online MBA offers tips for putting together a workplace wardrobe and tips helpful tips about what to invest in purchasing first. Does your workplace have a dress code?

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