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Weekly Wrap-Up: Your Biggest Networking Mistake

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 Age a Factor in Job Hunting Strategies: In a recent Robert Walters survey, it was discovered¬†85 percent […]

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10 Job Search Myths You Shouldn’t Believe

Searching for a job is stressful, especially when there are a lot of misconceptions about job searching floating around. Although every individual has their own strategy, there are some red flags you should be aware of during your job search. As the job market becomes more competitive and industries evolve and change, it’s important to […]

Would You Keep Working If You Won The Lottery?

Imagine this: You just discovered today you won a million dollars playing the Power Ball. Now that you have some extra cash in your hands, you finally can afford the fancy car or house you’ve always wanted! For many people, winning the lottery is a dream come true. Although money doesn’t necessarily buy happiness, it […]

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Weekly Wrap-Up: Where People Job Search Most

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 Mapping the World of Job Search: Where People Search and Why: In a new study by Indeed, […]

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15 Career-Destroying Mistakes You Might Be Making

The following is a guest post by Zoey Smith. According to CareerBuilder,¬†35 percent of hiring managers have fired employees for showing up to work late. It is not easy to get into and hang onto a new job. It is, however, easy to let go of one if you are not careful. Let’s take a […]

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How To Start Your Job Search When You’re Currently Employed

Are you trying to find something bigger and better than the job you have right now? Maybe it’s time for you to join the half of employed workers who are actively looking for a new job. There comes a time in our careers when we have to make the decision to find a new job. […]

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Weekly Wrap-Up: 20 Best Jobs For Work Life Balance

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 The 20 Best Jobs for Work Life Balance: A new Glassdoor study reveals some of the best […]

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15 Simple Job Interview Attire Mistakes You’re Making

Seven seconds. When it comes to making a first impression, time is of the essence. Research shows first impressions are made within seven to 17 seconds of meeting a person. As you prepare for job interviews, you want to do everything possible to make the best first impression you can. This means not only do […]