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Finding THAT Job, Work

How Important is Your Educational Background When Applying to Jobs?

When you’re looking for a job, knowing what your target companies value most in job candidates can help you tailor your cover letter, resume and even interview answers to highlight the most relevant aspects of your background. From culture fit to leadership qualities to specialized skill or otherwise, there’s a huge number of things companies might pay attention to when hiring. You […]

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Linda Le Phan

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Finding THAT Job, Work

Emotional Intelligence: 5 Reasons Companies Are Starting To Care More

It’s important during your career, and especially while you’re job searching, to polish and exhibit the qualities an employer finds valuable. Being smart, responsible, diligent, resourceful and passionate about work are all naturally very favorable qualities to convey to someone who you might end up working with. And on the flip side, laziness, a poor attitude, and dishonesty […]

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Caroline Beaton

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Finding THAT Job, Real Talk

Red Flags for Job Seekers: What An Employer’s Application Process Says About Them

How an employer screens, communicates with and interviews job candidates can shed light on their work culture, priorities and attitude toward employees. Hundreds of kununu reviews surfaced four prevailing comments about the job application process. Here’s what these common hiring scenarios say about your potential employer, some of which allude to red flags you should […]

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