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  • Introducing Yourself: Come Up With A Better Elevator Speech

    Introducing Yourself: Come Up With A Better Elevator Speech

    You know you have a lot to offer an employer. Yet when you need to talk about yourself, you're tongue-tied! Maybe it's ironic, but the thing we've been doing all our lives -- introducing ourselves -- can be anxiety-producing during a job search. "Hello, my name is" isn't going to cut it. You need to learn how... Continue Reading

  • Land A Job With A One-Page Proposal That Says...

    Land A Job With A One-Page Proposal That Says...

    By John Sumser There are a lot of us who have interesting skills, but just can't seem to find the right place to put them to work. It's easy to blame age or lack of expertise. But, it's often the case that we are square pegs in the land of round holes. For the most part, no amount of reshaping will actually... Continue Reading

  • How To Get A Job As A Bartender

    How To Get A Job As A Bartender

    By Kathryn Tuggle Whether you're simply looking to entertain friends at a cocktail party or you're seeking a complete career change, bartending can be a unique and profitable option. Although it may sound like fun, experts say it's not an easy job, and bartending schools across the country boast that the... Continue Reading

  • Lying to Get a Job

    Lying to Get a Job

    If you believe that the vast majority of people are basically honest, get ready to have your world rocked. Recent research shows that more than a third of all job seekers misrepresent themselves on their resumes, think lying is a great way to get a job, and naively believe that there is no way for... Continue Reading

  • 10 Tried and True Ways to Land that Job

    10 Tried and True Ways to Land that Job

    These days your head is probably spinning with "expert" advice on how to get a job. And just when you need it most, the Five O'Clock Club -- a national outplacement and career coaching organization that helps members find a new job within an average 10 to 12 weeks, and has 25 years of experience and research... Continue Reading