4 Things You Can’t Leave off Your Resume After 2020, from a Hiring Manager With 20 Years Experience

Your #resume is always imperative for standing out and securing #interviews (and ultimately your #dreamjob). Today, with #unemployment rates soaring thanks to #COVID-19, having a polished, well-presented resume is all the more crucial. Peter Yang, who has been hiring and interviewing candidates for more than 20 years and the founder of a resume template and…

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Research Finds That Being A Jerk Doesn’t Help You Get Ahead At Work

Despite the body of research on#leadership that shows the importance of likability, there is a persistent myth that #jerks get ahead. But in exciting news for anyone who has dealt with difficult people, a new research study shows that being intimidating, manipulative or selfish does not help people get ahead after all. In findings from Berkeley Haas…

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Want to be more persuasive? Become more likeable

If you’re going to be successful in your #career, you need to be exceptional at selling. Not necessarily products and services, but, perhaps more importantly, your ideas, your points of view and yourself. Persuasive #communicators are seen as self-assured, credible and trustworthy. They’re likeable. And they get things done. In the performing arts, someone who…

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20 phone interview tips that guarantee you get the job

At some point in your next job hunt, it’s possible that you’ll encounter a #phoneinterview as part of the hiring process. These 20 phone interview tips that guarantee you the job feature key ways to help you prepare ahead of your next phone interview. #Jobinterviews come in a variety of forms. #Inpersoninterviews, #virtualinterviews, and #phoneinterviews are all common, but each presents a unique set of challenges…

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Setting Goals to Improve Your Career

Setting specific, measurable goals can provide a path to improve your #career and achieve certain accomplishments. You can use goal setting when given a certain task or project, or to personally advance in some way. You can set goals towards promotions, creativity, education and many other various ways to improve your life and career. Let’s…

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