Tag Archives: career

Matching Your Resume to the Job

Yesterday, we looked at key resume mistakes to avoid. To complement that post, we now consider matching your resume to the job. This post is by guest blogger Bart Turczynski. He is a career expert. And a content editor. His … Continue reading

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Award-Winning Women in Shopper Marketing

Shopper Marketing recently announced its “Women of Excellence 2017″ award winners. The awards were made in four categories: innovation, collaboration, leadership, and rising star. Here are the 12 winners. Clink on the links for the innovation winners to see brief … Continue reading

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Preparation Tips for Job Interviews

The job interview may be the KEY step in the job search process. (First, you write a great resume to secure interviews!) With that in mind, this post tackles preparation tips for job interviews.   Background According to Hannah Morgan, writing for … Continue reading

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Now on YouTube: Careers in Business 2017

Earlier this year, we published a PowerPoint slideshow: “2017 Edition of Careers in Business.” Now we have produced a YouTube version of this slideshow — which is easier to view; and it is complete with music. 🙂 PLEASE take a … Continue reading

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Are YOU Good with Data? There’s a Job Waiting

As more and more retailers up their use of in-depth data analysis — and big data — the job market for data analysts has exploded. At the same times, not enough qualified applicants are available. As Taylor Cromwell reports for … Continue reading

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How to Boost YOUR Productivity

Are you productive (efficient and effective) enough or do you sometimes waste time or go off on a tangent (instead of focusing on what’s ahead of you)? If you answer the latter, then this post is for you. If you … Continue reading

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Quotes to Inspire You

There are times when all of us need some inspiration to keep us motivated. Our favorite (as reflected in the blog subtitle is to “live life every day.” 🙂 What is YOUR  favorite  inspirational quote? For more inspiration, check out … Continue reading

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