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We have two consultants independently search for the most informative articles on networking, CVs/resumes, transferable skills, interviews, academic blues, and industry positions.
Our consultants vote on a top article for each category and for a top overall article each week. This week’s best articles are…
TOP How To Introduce Yourself When Networking Online – J.T. O’Donell
60 Seconds Of Networking Advice – Rosa Elizabeth Vargas
How To Talk Politics At Work Without Alienating People – David Maxfield, Joseph Grenny, Candace Bertotti and Chase McMillan
How To Make A Great First Impression – Rebecca Knight
4 Things To Add To Your ‘Top 10’ Accomplishments List – Tracey Parsons
Cover Letters: 4 Tips To Help You Win The Job – Simon Perez
4 Steps To Writing A Disruptive Cover Letter – Virginia Franco
5 Tips For Choosing What To Wear To An Interview – M.A. Smith
The Only 7 Steps You Need To Prepare For Your Next Job Interview – Dominique Rodgers
The 1 Surprising Question That Impresses A CEO The Most – Chris Matyszczyk
TOP This Is How To Be More Assertive: 3 Powerful Secrets From Research – Eric Barker
You Should Be Building Your Personal Brand – Cheyenne Bostock
Work Abroad: Visa To Visit – Barbara Rodriguez
6 Rules For Effective Feedback – Phil La Duke
TOP 10 Truths A PhD Supervisor Will Never Tell You – Tara Brabazon
Alternatives To Professorship In Academia – Alaina G Levine
Are Backup Career Plans Worth It? – Natalie Lundsteen
TOP 3 Easy Ways To Get Started On A Potential Job Search – Donna Serdula
Startups Are the Best Place for Women in Business – Allison Gage
TOP Here’s What It Takes For Your Company’s Culture To Survive An Acquisition – Barry S. Saltzman
Soft Skills Are Increasingly Crucial To Getting Your Dream Job – Guy Berger, Ph.D.
3 Ways To Conduct Critical Company Research – Virginia Franco
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