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Women Hurting Women in the Workplace

This post may contain affiliate links. Please read my full disclosure for more info. It’s frustrating that as women we are still fighting for a seat at the table. As the Director of HR in manufacturing, I’m in an industry dominated by men. I have to put up with their crap relentlessly trying to prove that I have just as much a…

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Career Advancement Pay Cut
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How I Made $12k By Taking a Cut in Pay

So this is going to sound crazy, but I really wanted to share this with others out there. This is a personal experience and tip that I feel like others could really benefit from. After graduating with my MBA I wanted to focus on a career in HR (that’s what my BA was in). I did a lot of research…

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Interview Questions and Tips
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What Recruiters Say & What They Really Mean

I know, the job hunt is hard. You’ve spent hours upon hours updating your resume. You’ve applied and applied and applied, and FINALLY you land an interview (hopefully for your dream job). Now the pressure is really on. I’ve interviewed hundreds and hundreds of candidates, so I’m going to share the real meaning behind those sometimes hard to answer interview…

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Resume Mistakes
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Sloppy Resume Mistakes That Cost You

I see soooo many resumes. Hundreds and hundreds.  It never seems to amaze me the mistakes that are on many resumes. I always wonder, did the candidate even read over this?  Sometimes they are small and won’t hold a candidate back. But many times they make the difference between an interview or a rejection email. Below are sloppy resume mistakes that…

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Free Resume Template
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Free Resume Template

I see a lot of job seekers looking for help with their resume. While there are some terrific resources out there, I wanted to include a free resume template just for my readers. This template is clean and not over the top when it comes to design. It does include some color, which I’m an advocate for. Some professionals will…

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