All Blog Posts Tagged 'advice' (150)

Avoiding a toxic worker provides more benefit than finding and retaining a superstar

You want to hire the best people. Always.

But the next time you try to project a “superstar” in your job description, think again.

In a Harvard Business School publication called “Toxic Workers,” Michael Housman and Dylan Minor…

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Added by Hagi Trinh on April 19, 2016 at 5:30am — No Comments

5 (baby) reasons why your job application essay is rejected

We take it too personally when hear that our job application is rejected. Especially if it is the position we really wanted or spent hours on writing the essay and filling out the forms. All in all, we are people and it is hard not to take it to heart -…

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Added by Annie Horowitz on February 23, 2016 at 8:07am — No Comments

6 Resume Writing Tips for Career/Educational Counselors

Writing a good resume can be considered as a kind of art, because there is not a correct way to formulate one’s resume, but there are always some resume writing tips that can be found helpful when applying for an education and career counseling position. It is important to stand out from the crowd with your resume and that is done with quality content that is clearly written without any errors.…

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Added by Jennifer Bouley on December 25, 2015 at 10:09am — No Comments

An Education in the Fine Arts

Should You Continue Your Studies?

Courtesy: tiverton.ri.gov

Courtesy: tiverton.ri.gov

 Choosing to continue your studies within a form of the fine arts after high school graduation is both risky and expensive.…

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Added by Jennifer Bouley on December 24, 2015 at 6:06am — No Comments

Networking Building and its Benefits

Networking is one of the proven strategies that will help build your career over the long term. With networking you rarely see the benefits right away, but long term with continued relationship management and giving you will see the payoff both professionally and personally.

Like any other relationship, professional relationships are not one sided. In fact, since they are not as personal they often require…

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Added by Jennifer Bouley on December 22, 2015 at 6:43am — No Comments

HOW TO INTERVIEW LIKE A JEDI (OR A JUST A GOOD GUY)

You don’t have to use Jedi mind tricks to be successful in an interview. Yes, even you can harness the power of your midi-chlorians and use that power for good. Here’s some sound advice from our favorite Star Wars heroes to help guide and inspire you during…
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Added by Recruiter Raya on December 16, 2015 at 1:00pm — No Comments

3 Qualities the Best Onboarding Programs Have

It’s a pretty hefty claim to say “I have the best onboarding program.” It might be a fit for your company, but what about the candidates and new hires you bring to the team? If…

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Added by Christine Marino on October 5, 2015 at 12:03pm — No Comments

7 Secrets Only Successful Onboarding Programs Know

Onboarding is like a strategic game of chess, but instead of …

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Added by Christine Marino on September 28, 2015 at 9:45am — No Comments

5 Ways to Engage Employees Before Performance Problems Arise

Productivity, performance, and standards are key facets of your team’s day-to-day work. But before issues with these develop, what can you do? Are there any preventative measures…

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Added by Chris Arringdale on September 24, 2015 at 9:30am — No Comments

Providing Candidate Feedback Should Be A No Brainer

PROVIDING CANDIDATE FEEDBACK IS A NO BRAINER

As we know recruiting is a process. One in which is nonstop until the hire is made. This is a no brainer. But sometimes we forget about the candidates. Those who spent time speaking with us, updating their resumes, speaking with our clients, going on an interview and sometimes not. As recruiters we need to remember candidates are people who deserve feedback. Providing candidate feedback during the process and at the end of…

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Added by sheila Greco on September 22, 2015 at 9:16am — No Comments

6 Questions To Avoid When Asked “Do You Have Any Questions For Us?”

Gauging the keenness and knowledge of a candidate are crucial interview components. It is in this context that the poser “Do you have any questions for us?” is asked, usually at the end of an interview. Specifically, the recruiter is testing one’s enthusiasm to work with the…
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Added by Avika Shah on June 22, 2015 at 6:40am — 3 Comments

Career Counseling – Do you know what you are in for?

Counseling can play a crucial role in the career choices of a student. It is a process that helps a student determine the right career option through evaluation of the student’s aptitude, general interest and other relevant qualities. Hence, it is advisable to have regular counseling sessions,…
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Added by Avika Shah on June 15, 2015 at 6:44am — No Comments

How to Deal with Resentment on Performance Appraisal

Admittedly, immediate supervisors and the Human Resources department have it tough during performance appraisals. There are bound to be employees who feel embittered and discriminated at not being promoted, not being…
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Added by Avika Shah on June 3, 2015 at 1:13pm — 1 Comment

Do you deserve a Salary Increase? Learn how to get the Salary Raise!

Do any of these situations apply to your current job? You've been with your company for an appreciable time, worked diligently and devotedly, constantly met your targets, and have been entrenched in the same pay bracket throughout.…
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Added by Avika Shah on May 20, 2015 at 5:37am — No Comments

10 Tips to write Masterpiece Resume

Framing a great resume is a surefire way of securing your dream job. Doing so, however, requires considerable shrewdness, diligence, and preparedness on your part. Here are 10 prime recommendations for writing a masterful resume and emphatically convincing recruiters to…
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Added by Avika Shah on April 22, 2015 at 10:50am — No Comments

Career Counseling – Do you know what you are in for?

Counseling can play a crucial role in the career choices of a student. It is a process that helps a student determine the right career option through evaluation of the student’s aptitude, general interest and other relevant qualities. Hence, it is advisable to have regular counseling sessions, which will help identify the right career choice for an individual student.
Identifying the right …
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Added by Avika Shah on February 28, 2015 at 12:47am — No Comments

Want to Start Your Career Planning Early? Get the Most Out of Your Internship..

Summer internship is a good medium to get professional exposure at an early stage of your career. While you might be a few months away from beginning your actual career, summer internship lets you understand what a real life work environment entails. It gives you the exposure and the experience that will help you later in your career.


Why is Internship…
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Added by Avika Shah on February 21, 2015 at 1:33am — No Comments

Plan your Career To Avoid reaching a Dead End

Career planning is one of the most important aspects of an individual’s life. It determines what a person pursues in their professional life, and influences a person’s status in society. Identifying the right career and constantly developing plans…
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Added by Avika Shah on January 31, 2015 at 2:26am — No Comments

New Year Resolutions - Time to Make Your Career Your Priority!

New Year is the time for new resolutions, and these allow a person to make a fresh start or improve things that exist. One of the most important aspects of an individual’s life is their professional career. Career is a product of several factors, and therefore it is essential for you to choose the right career path to achieve your goals. New Year, therefore, is the right time to analyse the current status of your career and set new…

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Added by Avika Shah on January 24, 2015 at 3:41pm — No Comments

5 Tips to Succeed In the Job Market as a Fresher!

5 Tips for an Easy Trip from College to Successful Career!
  Are you making a transition from college to career? If so, then it’s the right time for a reality check! Off course, a degree from top-rated university or a mark sheet with…
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Added by Avika Shah on January 17, 2015 at 2:06am — No Comments

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