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How volunteering helps your career goals and overall wellbeing - Gwen Moran

Giving back should come from the heart, but it can also help your career—and your health. The evidence is in, and it’s probably not surprising: Volunteering is good for you.

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These Overlooked interview Mistakes Are Costing You The Job - Adunola Adeshola

With tons of job interview advice out there on how to best prepare for an interview, it’s easy to think that simply practicing your responses in front of a mirror ahead of the interview will help you land the job.

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20 Job Interview Red Flags You Shouldn't Ignore - Meg Guiseppi

You may have landed a job interview with a company you’re really interested in. Or it may be a company you’re just curious about.

Whatever the reason you’re going ahead with an interview, if you really want or need the job, you may have decided that, no matter what, you’ll take the job with them.

Remember that interviewing is a two-way street. You should be assessing them just as much as they assess you.

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Job Vacancies in Canada surge to new high: What you need to know - Bianca Bharti

The number of job vacancies in Canada surpassed one million, a new record, in April, as the country’s labour market continued to heat up. Here’s what you need to know:

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Stop Using Job Title to Guide Your Search

What’s the first thing you focus on when applying to a new role or looking for a job? If you said job title, you’re not alone. This is what most young professionals get wrong about job search. The problem is that job titles are often misleading. 

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Now's the Time to Negotiate for the Job-or Salary or Flexibility-You Want - Victoria Medvec

Let’s say you’ve got a new job offer in hand, but you’re not thrilled with the salary. Or you’re angling for a promotion at work, but your manager doesn’t seem to be on the same page. Maybe you’re overwhelmed with too many projects and you want to adjust your workload. All of this calls for a negotiation.

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The 8 Best Cover Letters You Need to Read Now - Lily Herman

Cover letters: They strike fear in the hearts of millions, and just uttering the phrase is enough to make a grown man cry. Who the heck writes a good cover letter anyway?

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7 Ways Job Searching Will Be Different in 2021 (and How You Can Adapt)

I know everyone is tired of hearing the words “unprecedented” and “2020” together. So I’m going to say that this last year was…extremely unordinary. And it’s probably safe to say that many of us are eager to put 2020 in the rearview mirror.

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Job search

Searching for a job can feel like a full-time job itself!

Finding a job requires time, patience and a lot of hard work. To stand head and shoulders above the rest of the job-seeking crowd, it’s important to have an effective strategy. By defining what you want and need, you’re on your way to getting it. Maximize your efforts with these helpful tips and resources. 

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