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By: Scott Brown
Surveys have shown the average American is more afraid of public speaking than they are of death. No wonder many people have let promotions at work pa(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
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There is an employee where I work who whines when she 2 things going on simultaneously. Although her hours are 8:30(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
Are you in a position where you hate your current job and all you ever do is complain about it? Does your attitude affect the way you dress and the wa(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
So what's the difference between a star performer who can name his/her salary and get whatever job he wants, and someone who can't? Very successful pe(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
If you're new to PC video editing then knowing where to start can be a bit daunting, so hopefully this guide will point you in the right direction.(read entire article)
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Category : Computers
By: Scott Brown
Finding people through job sites can seem like a daunting task for many recruiters. If you reply to a recruiter's job listing on one of the popular jo(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
You may have and old analogue camcorder or perhaps and old video deck and you fancy putting your old home movies onto DVD format.

Well there ar(read entire article)
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Category : Computers
By: Scott Brown
Hollywood has really hit it big with reality TV shows - especially some of the more recent reality shows that deal with the idea that winning a brief (read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
In this job searching tip, we’ll discuss how increasing your level of expertise can help you compete with cheap overseas labor. The whole trend toward(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
Negotiation is a skill that we all use at some time in our lives. Whether it's with looking for a job, a dispute with a spouse, buying a car or a hous(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
This week's job searching tip deals with gaps in employment on your resume. If, by looking at your resume, an interviewer can see an obvious gap betwe(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
Recruiters and employers generally like to see candidates who have a steady work history. That being said, nobody's perfect and many people have had t(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
QUESTION FROM A SUBSCRIBER:

I recently had an interview where the man asked me What 3 people living or dead would I have dinner with. Honestly (read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
Interviews can be very stressful, so the more prepared we are, the better. One way to prepare ourselves is to brainstorm ideas about questions we may (read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
Have you ever had a conversation with someone who had the potential to help you land a better job and felt that they didn't get what's unique about yo(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
The first thing an interviewer will notice about you is how you're dressed. Even before you say hello or shake their hand, they are starting to form a(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
In a recent issue of the Harvard Business Review, an article addressed the subject of Emotional Transference in boss-employee relationships. While tha(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
This week's job searching tip addresses a question from one of our readers about about background checks. While many employers will hire people withou(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
The actor Bill Murray earned critical acclaim for his performance in 2003's Lost in Translation. It was a great movie about someone feeling like he wa(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
When it comes to finding a job, the fewer people you're competing against to get a position, the better. Responding to job ads posted on the major job(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
When we talk about personal meaning in terms of our career, people often think it’s about turning your passion or favorite hobby into a job. However, (read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
DEALING WITH FIRST IMPRESSION BIAS

Studies have shown a majority of interviewers do not have a scientific way of determining who would do best (read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
In this week's job searching tip, we address an inquiry from a subscriber about an interviewer asking strange questions. As we discuss in this tip, pe(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
You may have considered going to a resume writer to get your resume revamped. Resume writers are great and most of them produce resumes that are bette(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
For most people, the word "etiquette" conjures up images of privileged wealthy people and esoteric rules of social behavior that have no real meaning.(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
It’s important that job seekers possess basic interpersonal skills, but some are more valuable than others. The United States Department of Labor Secr(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
Whether it's for New Years' or any other time of year, it takes discipline to change your behavior. Many people realize that new habits like attending(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
Most people don't give much thought about references until after a potential employer asks for them. After all, searching for a job is very time consu(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown

Downsizing is a fact of life in the corporate world today. This week’s article addresses this issue and how to work around it if it happens to you(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
One of the unfortunate realities of the job search process is often, people who are a good fit for a job get passed over because of an inadequate resu(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
While we usually focus on the actual act of job searching and career advancement in these articles, there are some other issues that can have a big im(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
Nobody likes his or her job all the time. Even if you have landed your dream job or work for yourself in your dream career, there are pros and cons to(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
If a recruiter has a position open, guess who their first move is when they want to fill it. If you guessed posting a job on a job site, you're wrong (read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
Stress Busters: Making The Most of Your Job Search

Life brings us plenty of stress everyday. Don't let the loss of a job increase your stress l(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
In our last job searching tip, I discussed ways of improving your resume. In that article, I pointed out how networking with other people can help you(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
JOB SEARCHING AS A MARKETING EFFORT

Most job seekers realize that the job searching process is a marketing effort. It requires some degree of "(read entire article)
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Category : Career
By: Scott Brown
Certain industries outsource more than others. Changing industries may be a relatively easy way to take a step to combat the impact of outsourcing. It(read entire article)
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Category : Career
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