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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 […]

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How To Secretly Stalk Employers Online

Have you just applied for a job or internship and you’re waiting to hear back? It probably feels like decades have passed by waiting for a response. When it comes to applying for jobs, most job seekers turn to online job postings. Many job seekers choose this route for their job search because it’s convenient […]

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Weekly Wrap-Up: 5 Game-Changing Job Hunting Trends In 2014

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 5 Game-Changing Job Hunting Trends in 2014: Staying in touch with former employers can be crucial as “boomerang” […]

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35 Ways To Become A Better Professional

We all want to be the very best versions of ourselves, but this can only happen if we make the effort to become better people. Becoming a better professional is important to anyone who wants to continue to reach their goals and improve at work. Millennials live fast-paced careers, and sometimes it can be difficult to stop […]

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20 Networking Tips to Master By The End of Summer

Whether you’re fresh out of college or you’ve been working at your job for almost a year now, it’s important to never stop networking. Regardless of how much emphasis there is on the importance of networking, people tend to overlook its value. Especially when you’re not looking for a job or you’ve landed a job […]