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The Pros and Cons of Sassy Job Titles

Social Media Ninja. Email Marketing Guru. Director of First Impressions. If you’re involved in the job search right now, chances are you’ve come across at least a couple of these unusual job listings. With recruiters and employers pulling out all the…

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Look Before You Accept!

The market is on a tear in the LA area and you are on your third or fourth interview in the past few weeks. The calls keep coming in and opportunities abound, but you have a good job and want…

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Having High-Tech Gadgets Is a Career-Booster, Says Study

Always using the latest high-tech gadget is one way to boost your image at work, new research suggests. Indeed, business professionals who want to be perceived as leaders should be investing in the latest technology breakthroughs, according to a study…

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Thirty Year Anniversary Message

April 14th 1984… The United States Postal Service. That’s what was used 30 years ago. It wasn’t even called snail mail then because it was the only mail. That and the telephone were the two forms of communication; this was…

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Thinking of Accepting a Counter Offer? Don’t!

Making a career change is a nerve-racking experience that not only affects you but also all those around you. For this reason, both recruiting advisors and hiring managers try make this as convenient and easy a transition as possible. If…

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5 Ways to Make Employers Fall in Love With You

It’s Valentine’s Day; who doesn’t want to be madly in love? And I’m not just talking about your relationship with that special someone, but your employer (or desired employer). It may sound creepy, but think about it: What job seeker…

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Finding a New Job = Understanding You

One of the most common New Year’s resolutions is to find a new job. Whether to seek a promotion, make more money, or improve one’s work/life balance, the reasons are varied. But as you begin the journey to find that…

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It’s a Good Time to Be In Technology…

Many technical folks would agree that the market has never been better and, from my point of view, this holiday season has been the best yet for hiring. There are multiple jobs and offers for each candidate. This is due…

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Thank You

We all know that in today’s market, the most highly sought after positions can be very competitive. If you want the best possible job and the best possible compensation (and who doesn’t?) then you have to impress hiring managers and…

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You Have the Offer… It Still Doesn’t Mean You Have the Job

It is quite easy to get caught up in all the excitement of receiving an offer and that’s good – you should celebrate! However, this does not mean you’re a slam dunk into the seat of your new desk. Actions…

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