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From the category archives: Education

Education

Don’t Lose Your Edge During Your Job Search

In today's job market, more and more people are finding themselves unemployed for extended periods of time. Instead of being out of work for a month or two, many find themselves out of work for a year or more.

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How to More Effectively Communicate with Your Prospective Supervisor

How do you determine whether you're effectively communicating with key people (especially your prospective supervisor) during your second and third job interviews with prospective employers?

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Start Building Your Resume: List Accomplishments, Key Success Factors

First define what success means to you. Then you can more easily pinpoint your accomplishments and identify your key success factors.

That list of accomplishments and key success factors can give you a framework for developing an exceptional resume and the talking...

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Five Interview Tricks to Help You Get Hired

You've updated your resume and practiced responding to common interview questions.  But being prepared for an interview takes more than just knowing how to answer questions. Here are five interview tricks that can help you get hired.

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Mentoring is Valuable in Many Forms

Mentoring has been identified as one of the most important approaches for assisting youth in making a positive transition into adulthood. In addition to serving as a positive role model, mentors can play a key role in helping their mentee.

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Seven School-to-Work Lessons for Students With Disabilities

You are about to make the transition from school to work. At this point, finding a job that is appropriate for your skills and temperament and that provides you with an opportunity to grow in your career is a huge step.

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Survey of Job Development Professionals Reveals Potential Jobseeker Strategies

As a jobseeker with a disability, how do you position yourself with the employers you are targeting in your job marketing campaign? You may find some interesting ideas in the results of a recent survey.

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Prepare For an Interview Using the Experience of Others

By Christy Eichelberger

Interviewing is the most critical step in the process of getting a job, so it’s important to take it seriously. Many job seekers focus most of their time and effort on sending out resumes and trying to get an interview. Once they ac...

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Five Ways to Stand Out as a Desirable Job Candidate

With so much competition in today’s job search arena, it’s important not to let yourself get lost in the vast crowd of applicants. Hiring managers are bombarded with job applications, cover letters and resumes every day, so as...

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