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4 Ways Podcasting Improves Your Chances of Getting Hired

by Ginni Saraswati | March 16, 2021

Developing a podcasting hobby can add value to your resume and improve your employability. Here’s how.

3 Keys to Writing Cover Letters That Stand Out

by Natalie Fisher | January 05, 2021

Here are the three keys to writing compelling cover letters that will grab hiring managers' attention.

3 Ways to Check in on Your Co-Workers’ Mental Health

by Kaitlin McManus | October 26, 2020

Mental health is always important, but it's become critical as the pandemic stretches on. Take note of these ways that you can check in on your co-workers' mental health.

4 Tips for Writing Tighter Cover Letters

by Derek Loosvelt | October 13, 2020

To help you writer more concise cover letters, here are four tricks that will tighten up your prose and make employers read to the end.

6 Networking Tips When You Don’t Have a Big Network

by Jamie Carlstedt | September 24, 2020

Here’s how to build strong relationships with your target companies when you don’t have family, friends, or friends-of-friends to reach out to.

3 Questions Never to Ask Your Interviewer—and What to Ask Instead

by David Solloway | September 01, 2020

Here are the do's and don'ts of answering that inevitable interview question, "So, do you have any questions for me?"

4 Words Destroying Your Career—and What to Say Instead

by Kelly Virginia Phelan | August 18, 2020

Instead of saying a certain four-word sentence—which is often used in the workplace and can severely harm your career—try one of three alternate phrases.

5 Tips for Being a Persuasive Communicator While Working Remotely

by Juliet Huck | April 07, 2020

As social distancing becomes the norm, Juliet Huck of the Academy of Persuasion shares five tips for becoming a persuasive communicator when working remotely.

6 Skills You Need on Your Resume to Get Hired in 2020

by Sarah Daren | February 24, 2020

The workplace is always evolving, so it’s important to adapt your skillset to meet the constantly changing demands of employers. Here are the six most important skills to have on your resume in 2020.

The 4 Steps of Asking for a Raise—Plus a Sample Raise-Asking Script

by Max Woolf | February 12, 2020

Asking for a raise is scary. The good news is there are tested strategies you can use to ask for more money—and get it.