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Mary Elizabeth Bradford
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5 Tips to Develop Your List of Target Companies

Have you been exploring alternatives to traditional job search methods? If you have, congratulations! You are on your way to greatly increasing your results and response rates! I believe you will ..
(November 10, 2008)
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Hate Your Job? Survival Skills 101

I won't name names, but I would like to share a little story with you about a past company I used to work for. The conditions were almost unbearable and although I was planning my escape and had my ..
(October 21, 2008)
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Salary Negotiation Strategies - How to Ask For and Get More ..

Now let's get into the nitty gritty details of how to counter a job offer. Most professionals, when asked why they don't counter their job offers, share that they are simply afraid they will lose ..
(September 23, 2008)
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What Exactly IS the Unadvertised Job Market and WHY Should I ..

Ahhhhhh. . . the mysterious, unadvertised job market. I dedicate this article to all those professionals out there who have heard about the hidden market, but wonder why you should concern yourself ..
(September 23, 2008)
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5 Ways to Get You and Your Job Search Out of a Slump - Fast!

One of the key areas you may be struggling with as a job seeker is a feeling of rejection. This can cause a real slowdown in your job search activity. This downward spiral can happen for a variety of .
(August 25, 2008)
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Job Interview Questions - What Didn't You Like About Your Last .

Categorize this question under “trick questions" because it is meant to tempt you to vent. Double the temptation if your last job was less then wonderful. Often my new clients share with me ..
(August 06, 2008)
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Five Tips to Ace Your Telephone Interview!

Do you have a telephone interview coming up? If you are unsure about how to prepare then read these 5 simple and easy tips for preparing and acing your “virtual meeting!" Tip One: Focus on them .
(June 16, 2008)
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Three Ways You Can Protect Your Job in Times of Economic ..

Are you looking for positive and tangible ways to increase your real and perceived value to your current company? If so, congratulations on your wise decision! Increasing your value can help avoid ..
(June 18, 2008)
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A Simple, Free and Overlooked Job Search Technique

Most executives are excellent at what they do, but struggle to market their skills when it comes to finding and capitalizing on better career opportunities. You CAN be quickly respected as a ..
(June 18, 2008)
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Three Traits of the Super Successful Job Searcher

After coaching literally hundreds of executive clients and hosting over 3000 executive teleseminars it's easy for me to see the repeat traits of those clients who consistently rise to the top, find ..
(June 18, 2008)
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Job Interviewing Blunders And How You Can Avoid Them

You worked hard to land your job interviews, and the last thing you want to do is say or do something that compromises your candidacy. Here are three big interview mistakes and three tips on what to ..
(June 25, 2008)
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Job Search Shortcuts For Busy Professionals

A job search can quickly become a time consuming and frustrating experience, without the right tools, planning and resources. Making one mistake such as using “surfing the internet" as your ..
(June 25, 2008)
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Career Management How to Create Mini Celebrity Status in Your ..

Why is it important for you to care about creating mini celebrity-status when it comes to your career? Simply because this self-marketing in your area of expertise can have multiple career benefits ..
(June 26, 2008)
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Job Search Failure Why Most Job Searches Fail and How to ..

What constitutes a failed job search? Specifically it's a job search that was prematurely ended or did not end up resulting in the goals that you originally set for yourself. This is the same as ..
(June 30, 2008)
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Job Search Secrets Three Simple Ways to Create Interest From ..

Imagine if the three top companies you wished you could work for were aggressively pursuing you for interviews. Sounds wonderful, doesn't it? Well there are highly effective ways you can get ..
(July 02, 2008)
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Job Search Secret The One Thing Every Job Seeker Must Have to ..

No matter if you are changing industries, changing-up your position, wishing to relocate or just looking to work for a better company, there is one thing you must have to be successful. It's a thing .
(July 06, 2008)
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Is Your Networking Approach Missing These Three Must Haves?

Networking is a hot topic. It's common to hear that the majority of jobs are won through some form of networking. So, if you plan on getting another job in your lifetime then learning about ..
(July 07, 2008)
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Job Interview Tips Three Powerful Tips to Ace Your Interviews

Have you ever had a job interview that YOU thought you aced, only to never hear back from the company? You can't always know what determines these circumstances but you CAN gain valuable knowledge ..
(July 08, 2008)
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Job Hunting? Industry Bright Spots Worth Checking

No doubt it is a tough job market out there. However there are some bright lights in several established and emerging new industries that are worth checking out: Manufacturing Recently on the news ..
(July 09, 2008)
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Changing Industries? 4 Simple Tips to Move Your Career in a ..

Do you feel overwhelmed when you think about changing industries? After all, with long workweeks, job-performance demands and trying to have a personal life too it's a wonder any professional finds ..
(July 13, 2008)
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Job Interviews and Money The Secret to Landing Bigger Job ..

Do you want a simple yet powerful way to secure bigger job offers? It all starts in the interview - when money comes up. If money comes up in the first interview or in a phone interview, and you ..
(July 15, 2008)
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Dream Job Success Three Simple Yet Powerful Tips to Land Your ..

Certainly you have seen wildly successful people who achieved a great deal in their careers - all the while making it look easy. Do you ever wonder how they really got to where they are? Perhaps you ..
(July 16, 2008)
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Job Search Secrets Five Things I Have Learned As a Career Coach

Looking back I have coached and written resumes for well over 400 executives in all kinds of industries. Here are a few things I have learned along the way that I hope you will benefit from. Many ..
(July 21, 2008)
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Branding Your Resume Three Tips to Brand Your Resume the Right .

Have you heard all the buzz about branding yourself? Are you wondering how to make sure your resume is reflecting your brand? Here are three quick tips to brand your resume so it really reflects you ..
(July 22, 2008)
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Key Word Your Resume Using These Simple Techniques

Are you wondering if your resume best positions you to land the job of your dreams in a parallel market, new industry or higher level position? One area you want to make sure to check is your ..
(July 27, 2008)
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