Don’t Make an Enemy

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If you’ve never had to work with a difficult co-worker, you’re lucky. Because most of us find ourselves, at some point in our careers, dealing with a fellow employee who is hard to get along with. The person may criticize your work or put you down, compete with you for power or privilege, gloat about… Read more »

How to Turn Down a Job Offer With No Hard Feelings

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Saying “no” can be difficult—and awkward. By the time you’re offered a job, you and representatives from the company have invested time and possibly even money on transportation costs. Your main goal during the interview process is to convince a company you’re perfect for the position and the organization is perfect for you. So changing… Read more »

How to Tailor Your Resume for a Specific Opportunity

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So, you’ve found a job you’re excited about! That’s wonderful. The next step is to prepare your resume to help you get the attention of the hiring manager. By shaping your resume for this particular job, you can highlight all your skills and experience that specifically apply—simplifying review for the person reading your resume. By… Read more »