4 Signs You Have an Old Fart Resume

  A client of ours asked us to review their resume because he wanted to make sure he didn’t have a resume that made him look like an old fart. Yeah, I would say that’s a worthy goal: Making sure your resume doesn’t make you look like an old fart. In a three second glance […]

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14 Strategies to Maximize Your Next Pay Raise

  Effectively asking for a raise and negotiating a significant salary increase is no easy feat in today’s uncertain economy.  Frankly, how to negotiate a salary increase is a professional skill everyone needs to master. When you want a raise, the best way is to plan for the raise…don’t just ask out of the blue.  […]

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9 Practical Tips to Optimize Your Resume and LinkedIn Profile for the New Year

  The New Year is here! It is a crucial time of year to get your resume and LinkedIn profile updated, in sync and given to the right contacts to land your next job faster. Whether you are simply updating your achievements, beginning a job search or switching careers, it is advantageous to capitalize on […]

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How to Humbly Promote Yourself to Advance Your Career

  We can all agree on one thing: Promoting yourself humbly is something we all yearn to do but have no idea how to do it. Everyone, whether you are extroverted or introverted, doesn’t want to sound like a blow hard when pimping their wins to colleagues. No one wants to be the office lounge […]

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Think Like a Hiring Manager When Writing Your Resume

  Most job seekers forget about the real reasons why they get hired. A candidate does not get hired to give the candidate a job. I would venture to say that most hires are not made for the overused reason of “providing a solution” to a company problem. As a leader, think about when you […]

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Why You Need to “Snap Out Of It!” and Step Up Your Job Search

  The movie, Moonstruck, is one of my favorite movies. And I recently watched it to get into the holiday spirit. The scene that makes me laugh every time is when Cher’s character slaps Nicolas Cage’s character and exclaims, “Snap out of it!” after he tells her he is in love with her. And he […]

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