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10 Things To Do During Downtime At Your First Job

Most of us have probably experienced an afternoon at work when we completed every task on our to-do list by 1 p.m. Although it’s tempting to call it day, it might be a better idea to make the most of your downtime. Instead of working quickly each day so you can punch out early, it’s […]

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Weekly Wrap-Up: Only Half Of Job Openings Are Advertised

Every Thursday, the Come Recommended blog ends the week with a wrap-up, bringing you the top news from the week for job seekers and employers. These articles highlight the latest trends in the industry. JOB & INTERNSHIP SEEKERS Why Women Don’t Apply for Jobs Unless They’re 100 Percent Qualified: A new study reveals that men […]

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How To Get Endorsed On LinkedIn And Boost Your Career

In the realm of job search platforms, LinkedIn has taken over as the No. 1 online job seeker’s tool. With tons of features that categorize professional credentials and experience, LinkedIn is a preferred site for recruiters searching for talent. You can boost your career by getting endorsed on LinkedIn. The LinkedIn skills section features a […]

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4 Ways Job Seekers Benefit From LinkedIn Recommendations

When searching for a service, what is your first step? If you are like most, you would probably check for reviews or recommendations. Much like services, on-the-market job seekers can benefit from recommendations because selling skills and abilities is essential for aspiring employees. The LinkedIn recommendations feature is a powerful tool you can use to […]

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Weekly Wrap-Up: Jobs Of The Future

Every Thursday, the Come Recommended blog ends the week with a wrap-up, bringing you the top news from the week for job seekers and employers. These articles highlight the latest trends in the industry. JOB & INTERNSHIP SEEKERS Skipped Your College Internship? You’re Far Less Likely to Get a Job in Business: College students majoring in […]

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8 Reasons To Turn On Your Job Interview Swag

Congratulations! You’ve just landed that long-aspired job interview. Have the nerves kicked in yet? What if you blow it? Don’t think like that! Instead, crank up the radio and listen to 50 Cent! A new study revealed listening to powerful music, such as hip hop and rap, empowers job seekers for the interview process. It’s […]

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How To Master The Art Of Small Talk

We’re living in a digital age, so it’s no surprise some Millennials are having trouble networking in person. We simply aren’t used to it. We’ve become accustomed to screens that hides faces and texts that hide verbal communication. This presents a problem when looking for a job because the job search process involves networking events, […]

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Weekly Wrap-Up: Diversity In The Workplace

Every Thursday, the Come Recommended blog ends the week with a wrap-up, bringing you the top news from the week for job seekers and employers. These articles highlight the latest trends in the industry. JOB & INTERNSHIP SEEKERS 13 Surprising Ways Your Name Affects Your Success: In a New York University study, researchers found that people […]