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7 Tips for Domestic Engineers (Stay-at-Home Moms and Dads Re-Entering the Workforce)

7 Tips for Domestic Engineers (Stay-at-Home Moms and Dads Re-Entering the Workforce) I know how hard it can be on families with a single income right now so I want to provide some tips to all the stay-at-home moms and dads who are re-entering the workforce after being gone for five or more years. I […]

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Interviewing: Thank you notes, following up and getting past the rejection.

Interviewing: Thank you notes, following up and getting past the rejection.   It is very important to remember that interviewing is good practice for you. I would like you to approach them like you would if you were having a business conversation. You are interviewing the hiring company to find out information so you can […]

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Holidays are the best time to Get a job. Why? Your competition has quit their job hunt.

Don’t Quit Your Job Search! Why? Because companies are hiring during the holiday season!   Myth: Companies don’t hire during the Holidays. Fact: Candidates get hired all the time during the holidays (November through February), the number of positions might not be as high but hiring managers and recruiters are always looking for candidates to […]

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Working With Recruiters and Headhunters

Working With Recruiters and Headhunters By Rebecca Martin, CDF dear jane Inc.   Looking for work is a challenging task.  Between finding jobs you are interested in and securing that oh-so-important first interview, job-seekers often misinterpret a recruiter’s role in the search process and fail to take advantage of the services recruiters offer.   Recruiters […]

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Does going to a traditional college still make sense?

Save your tuition money—and get a real education. Gagan BiyaniCo-Founder Udemy Biyani has been featured in the New York Times, Washington Post, FastCompany, CNBC.com, Forbes.com and other publications. There is no question that college is valuable for many students. I imagine that almost every person, (including, myself) reading this debate believes their his or her […]

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