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Why I Wrote A Check To The Nazis For $1,000 (Trust Me, There’s a Good Reason)

Why I Wrote A Check To The Nazis For $1,000 (Trust Me, There’s a Good Reason)

| April 21, 2014 | 1 Comment

  Wow. Never thought I’d type THAT title into the subject line of this post. Today, my friends, I wanted to give you some quick insight into a last resort strategy you can enact to finally get yourself to take action when other methods have failed. It’s very simple: Punishment. I’ve had an annoying psychological […]

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5 Creative Ways to Visualizing Your Resume

5 Creative Ways to Visualizing Your Resume

| April 17, 2014 | 0 Comments

Finding creative ways to get ahead of your competition for jobs is vital because at the moment it is an employer’s market. Add to that that college students have it even tougher because they have no experience and so have to work harder to stand out. That is why adding a visual element to your […]

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How to Use a Business Plan Template as a Resume Writing Tactic

How to Use a Business Plan Template as a Resume Writing Tactic

| April 16, 2014 | 3 Comments

Young professionals, with an entrepreneurial mindset, like us, should take advantage of traditional business management tools as tactics in our career planning strategy. I believe professionals should start implementing a “business management” framework to assess their career goals and define objectives with one clear end in mind: a tailored resume that highlights your top talent […]

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5 Reasons Your Job Application Didn’t Get a Response (And What You Can Do About It!)

5 Reasons Your Job Application Didn’t Get a Response (And What You Can Do About It!)

| April 12, 2014 | 1 Comment

  In the midst of an arduous job hunt, you will find that many of your applications and resumes are not getting the response you expected from employers, let alone a response at all. More likely than not, you won’t even get a rejection letter from 90% of the places you are applying to. Why […]

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6 Warning Signs You May Need a New Job

6 Warning Signs You May Need a New Job

| April 9, 2014 | 1 Comment

Trust your instincts. If you suspect that things are not going well at work, you’re probably right. Some clues are blatant, such as having a subordinate promoted above you or having your office — or your parking spot — taken away. When that happens, you know you’re in trouble. Other indications are harder to assess, […]

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How To Balance Ambitious Career Goals With Your Love Life

How To Balance Ambitious Career Goals With Your Love Life

| April 7, 2014 | 4 Comments

Today, I wanted to write about something that I’ve been thinking about for a long time, but haven’t had a chance to discuss with anybody outside of my “inner circle.” I want to talk to you about how I’ve learned to balance the increasing demands of my career — writing, consulting, building products, flying places, […]

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5 Entrepreneur Courses To Boost Your Skills

5 Entrepreneur Courses To Boost Your Skills

| March 26, 2014 | 1 Comment

So you’ve decided to become an entrepreneur. Great! You probably already have plans to become the next Silicon Valley giant, giving Mark Zuckerberg or Sergey Brin a run for their money. Maybe you want to build the next WhatsApp you can sell to Facebook for a mind-boggling $19 billion. Maybe you just want to be […]

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Corporate Event Planning: It’s Not All About Weddings

Corporate Event Planning: It’s Not All About Weddings

| March 25, 2014 | 1 Comment

People say all sorts of things about the Millennial generation, and not all of it is kind. However, lots of those things are generalizations, and they’re based on statistics that don’t necessarily reflect the reality that plenty of young professionals are driven to succeed, and to not only meet expectations, but surpass them. Professions, like […]

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6 Tips to Balance Wedding Planning and Your Career

6 Tips to Balance Wedding Planning and Your Career

| March 22, 2014 | 1 Comment

Planning a wedding is an enormous undertaking that can be exhilarating for some and daunting for others. Add a demanding career on top of planning for your big day, and the task can be downright exhausting.  If you aren’t careful, it’s easy to let the whirlwind of excitement distract brides-to-be and, unfortunately, performance in the […]

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It’s Okay To Prepare For Your Dreams

It’s Okay To Prepare For Your Dreams

| March 20, 2014 | 1 Comment

Do what you love. Take risks. Fail. Skip the MBA and start your own business.  These are common themes among today’s young professionals. For every one article that promotes a traditional path to success (hard work, getting an MBA, climbing the corporate ladder, remaining loyal to one company) there are 10 articles that promote dropping […]

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