These Time Management Skills Can Make You a Better Employee—and Improve Your Work-Life Balance

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Time management is one of those important work and life skills that seems to find its way into every job interview and performance review. That’s because recruiters and management teams alike know that an employee’s time management skills can make …

By Leah Campbell - The Muse
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6 Tips for Successful Virtual Networking, Even During the Pandemic

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Successful networking can open doors to mentorship, professional development, friendship, and career growth.

Of course, things have been different due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Not only are many more of us working from home, but professional and industry events of …

By Mary Kearl - The Muse
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Yes, You Have Transferrable Skills – Here’s How You Can Show Employers

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You can make a career change by applying the skills you’ve gained in one role to a new and different role. Learn how to show employers that your skills are relevant and beneficial to them in this WSJ article by …

By Miranda Johnson
Miranda Johnson Career Coach Miranda Johnson
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Building a “Personal Board of Directors” Can Transform Your Career—Here’s How to Do It

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When Suzy Nicoletti, a successful account manager, was passed over for a promotion, it didn’t make sense to her. “It didn’t fit with the stories I was telling myself,” she says.

Nicoletti sought input from a former colleague, someone more …

By Aliza Knox - The Muse
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How to Write Professional Emails That Get the Results You Want

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People get dozens, hundreds, or even thousands of emails (let’s not even talk about how many unread emails are sitting in my inbox right now) and it’s easy to miss—or just plain ignore—them on a scroll. So when you’re writing …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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You should be requesting informational interviews. Here’s how

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Informational interviews are a great tool for career exploration, networking, and in a job search.  Learn strategies for asking for and conducting an informational interview in this article by Andrew Seaman from LinkedIn.

 

By Lisa Ash
Lisa Ash Career Counselor Lisa Ash
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Online Career Resources

DirectSource Job Search Platform

DirectSource is a new and exciting career resource! It identifies posted jobs that are a best fit to a job …

Resume Review Tool: Get immediate feedback on your resume

Do you have a resume that you’re hoping to improve?   Just upload a copy of your resume (in PDF format) …