Tag Archives: career advice

Tips to Get YOUR Dream Job

We’d all like to have a great job. And strong career path prospects. Thus, today we cover tips to get YOUR dream job. See the infographic below. First, take a look at any of these posts that apply to you. … Continue reading

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A Self-Assessment Infographic (with Quiz)

As we approach the end of 2016, we are going to present some of the most popular of the more than 1,500 posts that have appeared on Retailing A to Z. Today, we cover personal self-assessment. ____________________________ No matter the … Continue reading

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How Students Can Be More Marketable

Want to get the best job and career path possible? If you are still a student, there are several suggestions. [If you are currently working, some of these suggestions apply to you too.] According to Tim Green, writing for The … Continue reading

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A Multimedia Look at Career Advice

Here are three very different types of information that should aid you in career planning: An income slideshow from CreditRepair.com via CNBC. As CNBC’s Jessica Dickler reports: “How much you make is a topic few people like to reveal. It’s … Continue reading

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Do YOU Have What It Takes to Be an Entrepreneur?

Interested in becoming an entrepreneur? The potential may be great; but risks may be high too. Below, you will find an entrepreneur’s quiz. We have posted several times on entrepreneurship, such as: Starting a Business? What Are the Best Books … Continue reading

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Don’t Be Perceived as a Job Hopper

Have you had a lot of jobs in your career? If you are perceived as a “job hopper,” some companies won’t consider you for a job opening no matter how strong your resume. Why can this be a big negative … Continue reading

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Are YOU Good at the Job Search Process?

As Ariella Coombs puts it for Careerealism: “Not sure where you’re going wrong in your job search? Tired of never hearing back from employers? Chances are, you’re getting shut out of the hiring process. Why? Well, there are a few … Continue reading

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