TOP 10 TIPS FOR CAREER ADVANCEMENT
1. Don't be afraid to say "I don't know." If you don't know something, say so; don't try to fake it.
15 TIPS FOR WRITING WINNING RESUMES
The thought of writing a resume intimidates almost anyone. It's difficult to know where to start or what to include. It can seem like an insurmountable task. Here are 15 tips to help you not only tackle the task, but also write a winning resume.
What comes to your mind when you think about career planning? Many people aren't sure what career planning means. For our purposes we will define career planning as? A goal that you desire to achieve in a selected field or occupation with a well thought out plan to get you there.
Career Planning Starts with Self-Assessment
One of the biggest mistakes that individuals make in their careers is to go aimlessly through school or work in an entry-level position with no clear direction (goals). They wait until the homestretch ? graduation, layoff, or departure ? before taking a stab at other opportunities.
Maximizing Your Free Time at Work
There are always times in every job where you have nothing to do. For some it?s a bonus - a break from the routine - for others it?s dull and boring.
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When I was a child, there was a pool nearby and every year my parents bought us season tickets. My brother and I swam there everyday. One day we were swimming the length of the pool underwater. As I came up at the edge of the pool gasping for air, the lifeguard was there to meet me. He asked if my brother and I would join the swim team. We were so excited; we talked about it for days.