Turning Down a Job

During your job search you may be offered a job that is not particularly attractive to you. Before you turn it down instinctively, take a moment to think about if that is the best option. There can be very real reasons as to why you don’t want a job-you cannot do the schedule they propose,

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References

When you’re applying for a job the employer will most likely ask you for a list of references. This is used to confirm details about your past experience and to hear other opinions about you and your work habits. While some businesses may have guidelines about what is allowed to be asked or answered in

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Interview Mistakes to Avoid

Regardless of the type or how many times you’ve interviewed before, there are a few vital interview mistakes to always avoid Don’t Prepare Preparation is key! Spend some time researching the company on their website and social media. This will give you a good idea of what they do as well as how they present

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Work Life Balance

Work life balance is a phrase often thrown around by HR managers and job boards. To you it may feel like something to brush off as unimportant or to focus on when things calm down, but regardless of your employment situation, this balance is important to you and your health. Maintaining a work life balance

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Leaving a Job

Regardless of why you leave a job, it is important to do it a timely and professional manner. Telling your boss may be nerve wracking as it makes leaving feel more ‘real,’ but it is an essential step. During your job search you may be asked what length of notice is needed from your current

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Job Fairs

Heading to a job fair soon? These events can be overwhelming and nerve-wracking, especially at first, but they are great ways to dive into your job search, get interview experience and get known in your field! Before: Once you’ve found a job fair you want to go to, take time to prepare for it: -Update

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Different Interview Types

Interviews can be done in a variety of different ways for many reasons. Regardless of the type it is always important to fully prepare for each as, all of them will influence whether you are successful. Phone: Phone interviews are usually for getting to know you and for you to get to know the company.

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