Authenticity

Authenticity is all about being real. If you are looking to make a career transition, would you place authenticity at the top of your priority list in finding a recruiter to partner with? Absolutely! Why is authenticity important to you as a job seeker? Recruiters are in the people business and people are complicated.

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The Power of a Thank You

We live in a society where everything is go-go-go, always on the run, trying to move to the next thing, and get it checked off our list. I understand this (and I hope you do too) because I live in this hectic world and do the same thing the majority of the time. When we are going from task to task, do we ever stop and think about all the people that helped us get to that point?

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Interviewing In the Real World: Advice for New Grads

It’s that time of the year, everyone! It’s graduation season! If they haven’t already, soon a fresh batch of young professionals will be hitting the interview circuit. I’m sure many of these individuals have received a good amount of advice from their campus career centers on the basics of interviewing. Today I’m sharing some advice based on my experience on both sides of the interview table.

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User Groups – Who Needs ‘Em?

If you are a full-time working professional reading this blog, I already know that your day is pretty hectic. In our society we juggle so many obligations outside of work that often I wonder “How does anyone do it all?” So when you see an opportunity to attend an IT user group your first thought might be “I have no time for that” and your comment would be completely understandable.

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