Why You Need to Be More Enthusiastic in Your Job Search

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Many people are surprised to find out that the best weapon a job seeker has is their attitude. Time and time again, recruiters and hiring managers talk to candidates who come across negatively or as though they are owed a job. Instead, the best way to approach an interview is by being enthusiastic about their…

What Should You Do after a Tough Nursing Shift?

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Nursing is practically a contact sport. But add to the physical challenges the emotional impact of healthcare, and it isn’t surprising that some shifts leave you feeling both mentally and physically drained. What should you do after one of these difficult shifts? There are a few ways to relax and recharge between touch shifts, and…

How Can a Paralegal Job Candidate Get Prior Experience?

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It’s the age old question. You’ve gone to school to improve your career opportunities but you can’t find a job in your new field without previous experience. What happens now? Becoming a paralegal isn’t a small feat, so you will certainly want to find a way to land that first paralegal job opportunity to use…

4 Tips to the Perfect Elevator Speech

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Have you heard of an elevator pitch? The idea became popular several years ago with a thought experiment that put you in an elevator with Oprah. If you only had 30 seconds to convey to her who you were, what would you say? You can apply an elevator speech to all aspects of your professional…

Do You Need a New LinkedIn Headline?

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Navigating LinkedIn is a skill that every professional should cultivate. For better or worse, this is the industry standard for online networking and everyone needs to ensure their profile has all the right information. So, have you considered your LinkedIn headline? This may be the most important field in the LinkedIn profile and many people…

Become More Productive in Your Legal Career

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Your legal career can be made or broken by your ability to stay organized and on top of tasks each week. But can you make a plan to become even more productive? There are some simple tricks you can use to enhance your overall productivity and performance and demonstrate to your employer that you’re a…

One Word Change Helps Your Networking

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Everyone knows that networking is the most important thing you can do for your career. Often, it is the connections you make that lead to a new position or experience. But networking can be a scary process, especially for those who might be shy or introverted. But there is one single thing you can change…

4 Tips for a Quiet Personality to Network in 2017

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Introverts know the problems with networking. And, in truth, even those who don’t have social anxiety can often be quiet and less intrusive in public than their extreme extrovert counterparts. So what can you do if you tend to fade into the background but want to network for your career in 2017? Before you get…

How Will Your Cover Letter Sell You in 2017?

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There has been a lot of conflicting opinions about cover letters over the years. For a while, they fell out of favor completely. But today, most experts believe that including a cover letter is an essential part of communicating your interest, experience, and narrative. All of this will help a potential employer see you as…