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Forget The Resume!

I promise you, your resume is not holding you back from landing your dream career. Though it may require some tweaking to deliver your brand and value, the resume is not holding you back. Too often, when things aren’t going well at work, we start updating resumes, hire a resume writer or call a recruiter—all […]

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How May I Help You?

“How may I help you?” I never leave a professional interaction without offering this final query. Although this often-unspoken offer has always been extended, I’m chagrin to admit that I haven’t always formalized the request until it was asked of me by a mentor years ago. Wow, what an impact that made on me. In […]

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The Follow Up for Career Advancement

One thing that probably makes the biggest impact on career advancement is follow up. Follow up can mean many things, but in career language, it’s all about effort—touching base after a meeting, keeping promises, giving thanks to others and extending the offer to help. Touching Base. When the face-to-face meeting ends, communication should continue. An interview, conference, […]

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