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What NOT to Do On Your First Day at Work

Let’s get this straight: you earned that college degree, you moved yourself out of your mother’s basement, and you nailed that job interview. So far, things are looking pretty good. However, there is still a lot that goes into keeping…

What Are You Worth?

Ever read a job description asking you to “include your salary requirements”? Did you immediately think to yourself, I have NO idea what I should be asking for?  While you might feel like you are an invaluable asset, the fact…

What the Facebook?!

The folks at Facebook clearly have some time on their hands! The ever-changing privacy settings have been baffling users for a few years now and they show no sign of stopping. The latest “update” removes the option to be unsearchable…

2 Simple Ways to Promote Your Personal Brand

Let’s face it; that pretty face of yours can only take you so far, and not far enough to impress potential employers. In today’s world, employers look for a key element in potential employees called the “personal brand.” Basically, your…