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From the monthly archives: June, 2013

We are pleased to present below all posts archived in 'June, 2013'. If you still can't find what you are looking for, try using the search box.

Is Higher Education Needed for Your Job?

Higher education can certainly increase your employability and advance your career. The unemployment rate for people with a bachelor’s degree or higher was 3.9% in April 2013 compared to 7.5% for the entire population and 11.6%

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Why Do You Want This Job?

“Why do you want this job?” may sound like a lazy job interview question, but, as a hiring manager with 20 years of experience in staffing a Fortune 500 corporate communications department, I can tell you it’s hardly a softball topic.

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Resume Mistakes That Will Get You Noticed in a Bad Way

When you’re writing a resume, your ultimate goal is to be noticed as a qualified candidate and to make enough of an impact on an employer or recruiter that you are invited for an interview.

You know the things employers want to see- relevant skills and experience, required education...

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Are you ready to hire 7% of your Workforce?

In part two of our series of Proposed OFCCP Regs & What They Mean for You, we are going to discuss the big bad 7%. Since the proposed regulatory changes to Section 503 of the Rehabilitation Act came out in 2011, federal contractors...

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