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How to Negotiate Salary and Get the Pay You Deserve: 11 Tips

Congrats, you’ve landed a job and can take a deep breath after months of sending off resumes and prepping for interviews. But after you’ve celebrated, you might soon have a new concern: how to negotiate your salary. According to global staffing firm Robert Half …

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What Career Is Right for Me? These 9 Questions Will Reveal Your Answer

When I was in 10th grade, I took a career aptitude test. After hundreds of multiple choice questions, I pressed submit to see my results. According to the test, my perfect job was … drumroll, please …. cryptologist. Naturally, my first question was, what’s a cryptologist? Well, apparently…

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9 Common Resume Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them)

Writing a resume and cover letter can be downright intimidating. It’s not that they’re the most difficult things to write, but there’s just so much pressure riding on them. You want to represent yourself as a qualified candidate, impress your reader, and get invited to interview for a job you want…

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7 Cover Letter Mistakes That Could Sink Your Application

When you’re applying for a job, your cover letter is often the first impression you leave on a hiring manager. And since you only get one chance to make a good first impression, it’s crucial to make sure your cover letter is as strong as it can be. So along with figuring out what makes an effective cover letter…