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The Job Interview Checklist

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AUTHOR: Michelle K.
POSTED: March 4, 2014 at 12:32 pm

Job seekers are often frustrated when submitting their resume and never receiving a response—it just feels like a big waste of time. It could be that you’re getting passed over because you haven’t taken the time to make sure that you look good to a potential employer in places other than your resume. Many interviewers... » Read Full Article

Top Mistakes to Avoid When Applying for Big Data Jobs

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AUTHOR: Michelle K.
POSTED: February 25, 2014 at 4:34 pm

I recently watched a video from Software Advice,  Mistakes to avoid when applying for Big Data jobs. They offer great tips for jobseekers in the data field and for jobseekers overall. Highlight your expert area Make note of these “expert areas” on your resume, your profile, and your online profile. Don’t just list yourself as a... » Read Full Article

The Advantages in Hiring Veterans

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AUTHOR: Dodie T.
POSTED: February 18, 2014 at 1:41 pm

After serving in the US Army Reserve and as a Career Counselor with the Army Career and Alumni Program (ACAP), I am always honored to work with veterans or those transitioning from military service to the civilian sector. For additional input, I contacted Sherman Swafford, Regional Director of the Colorado Department of Labor and Employment... » Read Full Article

Defining your Core Career Plan

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AUTHOR: Susan Brodie
POSTED: February 4, 2014 at 1:41 pm

In parts one and two, we talked about assessing your current position and the steps to take to find a new one. In the final part of the series, we will talk about Tool #3, which provides the key for developing your career plan. This means understanding what your profession and career really are. Your... » Read Full Article

Mapping your Career Path

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AUTHOR: Susan Brodie
POSTED: January 30, 2014 at 10:39 am

In my first post, I covered how to accurately assess the current state of your career. Tool #2 will help you create a linear map of your career path. When I began teaching career planning, I thought a career path was something you followed that was laid out by your organizational or company structure.  I... » Read Full Article

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