What Questions to Ask During a Job Interview

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Interviews are not only a place for a potential employer to learn about you, it’s a good time for you to learn more about a potential employer. This article from The Wall Street Journal shares advice on asking questions that …

By Lisa Ash
Lisa Ash Career Counselor Lisa Ash
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How to Create a Powerful LinkedIn Profile

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LinkedIn has more 55 million registered companies, and some 86 percent of recruiters use LinkedIn to help them find qualified candidates. This means if you’re looking to grow your career, using the networking platform is a necessity. And if you’re …

By Stacey Perry - Vault
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What’s a Phone Screen? Here’s What You Need to Know Before That “Quick Chat” With the Recruiter

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So you got an email back from a job you applied to—awesome! The person who reached out is asking to schedule a phone screen. Or perhaps they’re asking to schedule a “quick chat” or “brief phone call.” What does this …

By Regina Borsellino - The Muse
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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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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) …