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3 Fastest Growing Green Jobs for Career Switchers and Recent Grads

by Alice Porter | May 22, 2019

Leading climate scientists have warned that we're just decades away from extreme droughts, floods, heat, and rises in sea levels. If you're looking for a role that works towards improving the dire state of the environment, here are some of the fastest growing green jobs to consider.

5 Lines That'll Make Interviewers Think You're Trying Too Hard

by AnnaMarie Houlis via Fairygodboss | May 21, 2019

You've prepped for your interview and know exactly what to say. But have you thought about what not to say? Here are five lines that can make you sound like you're trying too hard, so avoid them the best you can.

9 Tips for Young Women Entering the Workforce

by Rene Banglesdorf | May 17, 2019

Graduation season is upon us, and a new generation of women will be entering the working world. We've got some tips for navigating that first job.

4 Surprising Mistakes Ruining Your Chances of Getting Hired

by Peter Yang | May 16, 2019

All of your job search preparation will be in vain if you set yourself up to fail. Here are five mistakes job seekers often make that end up derailing their applications.

This Counterintuitive Interview Tip Can Fast-Track Your Career

by Vault Careers | May 14, 2019

This unconventional advice from a famous businesswoman turned TV personality can change the way you interview and quickly boost your career.

4 Tips for Getting the Most Out of Recruiters

by Natasha Nurse via Fairygodboss | May 13, 2019

Here are four tips for optimizing the job seeker-recruiter relationship to get the job you want.

Why It's Never Too Late to Change Your Career

by Colina and Hripsime Demirdjian, co-founders of Moji Edit | May 08, 2019

Find out how and why two former law school students (who are twin sisters) jumped off their legal career paths to become tech entrepreneurs.

5 Tips for Addressing a Layoff on a Resume or Cover Letter

by LiveCareer | May 06, 2019

Not sure how to talk about a layoff on your resume or cover letter? Follow these five bits of advice to effectively navigate this tricky topic.

3 Tips for Deciding What You Really Want to Do with Your Life

by Natalie Fisher | May 01, 2019

If you're having trouble deciding which career to pursue or switch to, here are three tips that will help you gain clarity.

6 Hard Lessons Successful Professionals Learn by 35

by Leah Thomas via Fairygodboss | April 29, 2019

Most professionals who've hit major success milestones before the age of 35 have made it a point to learn these six lessons.

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