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  • Roll credits: 9 tips on exiting an interview

    Roll credits: 9 tips on exiting an interview

    You can always tell when a job interview is coming to a close: The interviewer speeds up questions just as the interviewee begins running out of things to say. Once you get to that point, it's time for a quick but earnest farewell. But before you head out the door, you want to leave something behind...

  • How to find your first job out of collegeĀ 

    How to find your first job out of collegeĀ 

    If you've recently graduated college then congratulations are in order-you've reached a significant life milestone and should be proud of your accomplishment! That said, just because you've achieved this goal doesn't mean your work is done. For many people, graduating from college is the starting...

  • Plan overboard: Not all long-term career goals were meant to stay afloat

    Plan overboard: Not all long-term career goals were meant to stay afloat

    For the first 14 years of her career, Amanda Brandt knew exactly where she wanted to be by the time she was 40. "I saw myself as an executive with a marketing firm, preferably a small one that specialized in small restaurants, coffee shops and cafes," she says. "I always took on projects and jobs...

  • How nurses can advance in their careers if they don't want to be nurses forever

    How nurses can advance in their careers if they don't want to be nurses forever

    Sometimes we get so focused on our current jobs that we forget to focus on "the big professional picture," which includes our entire career arc-from start to finish. The truth is, we should always think about our professional lives as a journey rather than a single destination and have a plan for...

  • 8 customer service tips every retail employee should have

    8 customer service tips every retail employee should have

    Dealing with sometimes demanding, sometimes ornery, sometimes outright hostile customers may be the biggest challenge any retail employee must face. Retail places all employees in a veritable public relations position because the way employees handle customers reflects on the business as a whole....

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