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Five Body Language Mistakes You’re Making In Interviews
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You should smile, but not too much.

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Nine Words And Phrases To Avoid When You’re Negotiating A Salary
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One word that will never help your cause is “sorry.” Here are eight others.

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H-1B reduced computer programmer employment by up to 11%, study finds
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There would have been up to 11% more computer science jobs at wages up to 5% higher were it not for the immigration program that brings in foreign high-skilled employees, a new study finds.

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Does Your Resume Pass the Screen Test?
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Viriginia Franco is one of approx. 60 Executive Resume writers certified by the National Résumé Writers Association as a National Certified Résumé Writer) and hold a Certified Professional Résumé Writer certification with the Professional Association of Résumé Writers and Career Coaches.

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Smart or Dumb? How Your Office is Wired Makes a Difference
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How do you picture the workplace 20 years from now? Do offices still exist, or have we completely traded in headquarters for personal quarters? Is the workforce more collaborative or more siloed? More productive or distracted? Is it even human?

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HR Analytics Made Simple and Easy
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Every HR leader, whether mathematically inclined or not, should be looking for some quick wins in analytics.

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How To Nail The Most Annoying Interview Question Ever
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We asked recruiters how they wish people would respond to, “Where do you see yourself in five years?”

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Stodgy Higher Education? Not So With Princeton’s New Career Site
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Princeton University has launched a new site for staff jobs, and it looks a little like the kind of thing you’d see in the corporate world.

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Bot-Proof Your Career (Part 2)
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As soon as I started writing Bot-Proof Your Career, I could tell it was going to be part one of two – or maybe even a trilogy. Let’s face it: Artificial Intelligence is really, really cool. So here’s some food for thought as you prepare for the world in which we’re competing with bots.

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Coworkers Can’t Pronounce Your Name? Follow These Rules To Stay Sane
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Anyone with a tough name to pronounce knows how awkward it can be to correct someone. These tips might help you out.

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Scrub These Words And Phrases From Your Resume Right Now
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Who wouldn’t say they’re “hardworking” and “results-oriented”? Unfortunately, those descriptors won’t land you an interview.

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What to Look For When Choosing a Mentor
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Throughout my life, I’ve had a number of great mentors. But one in particular who had a huge impact was the president of my alma mater. He really took me “under his wing” and helped me in several different ways. A good mentor is certainly someone with plenty of experience – not necessarily just in […]

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Seek wants to disrupt job-ad model with start-ups
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Andrew Bassett, the chief executive and co-founder of online jobs marketplace Seek, told the Australian Financial Review he intends to disrupt the business model of the online job advertisement business by investing in disruptive start-ups and ‘scale-up’ businesses.

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Technology in Recruiting: How Programmatic Advertising Is Like Billboards (Only Much Better)
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Roadside billboards. Most of us pass by them every day, perhaps seeing dozens. You might even be in a market where you see the electronic boards that rotate (usually right before you’ve captured the key message you were intended to receive). While historically recruitment ads have rarely been displayed in this format, given the tight […]

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