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To Accept or Not to Accept: Big Job Offer Questions to Consider

Thu, 10/06/2016 - 9:34am -- ampalm

Deciding to accept a job offer is a big deal, so you’ll want to make sure there are no big surprises when you sign on. Especially if you’ve gone through several rounds of interviews and/or back and forth negotiations, you’ll want to have a clear picture of what your future at the company will look like.

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The Perfect Elevator Speech

Wed, 09/21/2016 - 9:53am -- ampalm

Putting together a great 30-second summary of who you are and what you have to offer in the career world is an essential tool that anyone, whether they are actively seeking a job or not, should have in their toolkit. Elevator speeches are so named because they are short speeches that take advantage of opportunities that unexpectedly present themselves during our everyday lives, such as a short ride on an elevator with the company CEO.

Tips for Using LinkedIn

Tue, 02/23/2016 - 2:18pm -- ampalm

Most of you are probably aware of the existence of LinkedIn (the world's largest professional social network), and many of you probably have a profile and use LinkedIn (if you don't, I'd highly recommend that you start). Not only can you connect with other people in your field through your profile, but it is also a powerful job search engine. But, with so many people using LinkedIn, you need to be able to make your profile stand out. How do you do that?

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