What’s in It for Me? (WIIFM)

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Whether you are revising your resume, creating a cover letter, or preparing for an interview, always keep in mind that the person you want to impress is thinking: What’s In It For Me? (WIIFM) The recruiter or interviewer or hiring manager wants to know the following: Will this person bring value to our organization? How quickly…

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The Power of Gratitude

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Today is the perfect time to reflect on what you are grateful for. During trying times, it is easy to forget the little things that help us appreciate our lives. Most people feel happier if they are either giving or receiving thanks. Hearing “thank you” for a job well done makes people feel more fulfilled…

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Get Connected to Get Hired

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Now is the BEST time to prepare for your future! FACT: Over 80% of new hires will be referred by someone they know to get the job of their dreams. The more people you know, the more likely someone will refer you for your next job opportunity. That is why it is more important than…

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Thanks, but No Thanks

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Thanks, but no thanks! Even though you may think the interview was awesome, the company you wanted to join may send you a rejection email. It doesn’t feel great to get the “thanks for your interest, but we’ve decided to go with someone else” email. Don’t let this rejection get you down! ♦ Use this opportunity to…

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