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Should I Use a Graphically Designed Resume?

Should I Use a Graphically Designed Resume?

This video gets into the reasons why you should NOT use a graphically designed resume, nor an infographic resume.

I’m sure you all remember the fake Marissa Mayer (former Yahoo CEO) resume that went viral not too long […]

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69 Reasons Sarah Vermunt’s Book Will Give You A Careergasm

Reading “Careergasm: Find Your Way to Feel Good Work” is like a a warm hug and a kick in the ass.

Sarah personally sent me an advanced copy of her masterpiece, and I devoured every last word. It’s exactly what everyone who has ever been […]

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WTF Happened to LinkedIn?! WTF Do I Do Now?!

Using LinkedIn shouldn’t be this hard. That’s what she said.

Here in Canada it seems we’ve finally received the dreaded rollout of LinkedIn changes. Like a LinkedIn also ran, we were blessed with these updates well after our friends […]

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Get a Raise Without Being a Jack Ass: 5 Strategies to Demonstrate Your Worth in the Office

Paying your dues is for suckers.

Sitting back waiting on your boss to notice that you deserve a raise is a fruitless tactic. If you want a raise, you need to show what you’ve done to earn it.

You need to build a solid case […]

Amber Beam is a career strategist who teaches women to fall in love with their career without losing their minds, taking a sabbatical, or going broke. Read more professional development posts at AmberBeam.com
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