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Don’t Mess Up Your Chances: 10 Worst Ways to Demand a Raise

Here's tips on the best way to approach the big ask

So you think you deserve a raise at work? Here are tips on things you…

By Sasha King

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Proofreading, An Underused Skill

Good writing and editing acumen can be a major asset at any job

It was reiterated constantly during your school years that you must proofread your work, but…

By Sasha King

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Job Insecurity: What You Need to Know

Always be prepared for constant change and the unexpected

The days of spending decades at one company are over. Be prepared to transition and…

By Sasha King

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Procrastination…A Good Thing?

Passive vs. Active

We all do it in some form or another. Wait till the last moment to…

By Sasha King

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Networking, It’s an Action Word!

Sustain your professional relationships

It can be overwhelming to get to know and keep up with your contacts, almost…

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Avoiding Chatty Cathy: How to Rid Yourself of Office Distractions

Try these steps to boost your productivity---without hurting feelings

Here are key tips on how to get through the chatter and avoid productivity leeches—without…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Office Hero: How to Become that Go-To Gal (or Guy)

You can add indispensable value to your company

Here are tips on how you can become the professional your company can’t— and won’t—…

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Haven’t Traveled the World? You May Not Be the Best Worker

How global drifters bring qualities only diverse experiences can build

Writer Dan Oshinsky, details key qualities workers with global experience bring to the table versus…

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Be Bold: How to Get Outside Your Comfort Zone for Job Search Success

Challenge yourself and try something new

Here are some job searching tips that will put you at ease during the process…

By Sasha King

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Job-Seeking Lessons From ‘Shark Tank’

Take a cue from contestant Michael Tseng when looking for opps

The popular ABC show can be very illuminating for career-driven people.

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Take the Supermodel Approach to Your Job Search

To stand out above the rest you gotta work it

What’s the difference between a supermodel and a model? Brazen Careerist knows, and they want…

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Keep the Job, Even Without the Passion

Be smart about your gradual exit with these tips

If you’re unsatisfied at work, it may not be time to quit. Try these tips…

By Sasha King

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Low Retention: Why Job-Hopping Is Your Best Move

Sometimes staying loyal to one gig isn't the best idea

One writer offers the 10 reasons keeping it moving is not such a bad idea.

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Freelance Jobs: What’s the Right Industry For You?

Don't let the economy get you down, you can get a gig!

Freelance jobs can be the bread and butter of the young entrepreneur especially in a…

By Sasha King

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Career Advice Takeaways from President Obama’s Speech

Career politics shouldn't be taken lightly

The re-election of President Obama to a second term was a great achievement. The fight…

By Sasha King

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Know the Steps to Effective Networking … Through E-mail

Learn the ways to make a solid online connection

An underused method of networking that could be helpful is through e-mail, and here are…

By Sasha King

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5 Mistakes That You Shouldn’t Make on Your Resumé

Blunders that will send your resumé straight to the trash

Here are 5 resume mistakes to avoid when job seeking.

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The Do’s and Dont’s of Negotiating Your First Salary

Are you being a pushover or a power player?

Sometimes getting what you deserve at your first gig can be daunting. Check out these…

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College vs. Career: Get the Dream Job Without the Degree

How experience can sometimes trump the paper

With the cost of education continuing to rise it may be feasible to reassess how…

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Well Duh … Tech Workers Least Likely to Be Jobless

With savvy skills at a premium, maybe it's time to step up your game

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Oftentimes, unemployment can bring on a change in many things, including what you thought…

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