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5 people you're competing against in your job search

Big interview coming up? Well done, my friend. Are you feeling calm and prepared, or are you now stewing about the competition? Don't beat yourself up if it's the latter; it's perfectly natural, and can actually work to your advantage — unless you let it unravel you. Don't let it unravel...

How Working Abroad Can Boost Your Career

Is Working Abroad Important to Your Career? Here is how working abroad can boost your career: Work with Different Cultures for Best Practices Accepting an offer to work abroad will greatly increase your cultural awareness. You should absorb all the positive things you can from working in a...

Bad habits that could cost you a job

Finding a new job can be a nerve-racking experience. From crafting your ideal résumé to acing the interview, there are a lot of opportunities to screw things up. To help you avoid letting bad habits shine through at the worst moments, we asked experts to highlight...

Hobbies that look great on your résumé — and one that doesn't

As the traditional career advice goes, you usually shouldn't include your hobbies on your résumé because they take up valuable space and waste the precious few seconds a recruiter spends skimming through your history. But in some situations, they can actually add value to...

Starting a New Job-How to get through the first day

There’s nothing more nerve-wracking than a job interview—until, of course, you’ve actually landed the job and you’re headed to your first day of work. You have to meet everyone, navigate a new building (um, where’s the bathroom? The break room? My desk—again?), and prove that you’re ready...

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