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Successful Obama’s Policy Against The Nation’s Unemployment Rate

July jobs report showed that the nation’s unemployment level has promptly decreased and totally recovered from George W. Bush’s Great Recession. It signifies a complete triumph for President Obama. Chairman of the Council of Economic Advisers, Jason Furman, claims that unrounded data shows the moving of the unemployment rate’s headline below its pre-recession average. It happened for the first time in the recovery. (more…)
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How Not to Get Paid Less Like a Woman

As I experienced personally as a hiring manager, women tend to ask for lower starting salaries than men if applying for the same positions. But why are we doing that? My personal observation with my clients as well as many women around me is that most women don’t want to appear demanding or unreasonable with their salary expectations. The most frequent argument I hear from my clients is: “I don’t think the company can afford the salary you
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Salary Negotiation Tips: How to Ask For More?

[caption id="attachment_4984" align="aligncenter" width="650"] Source: Unsplash.com[/caption] I’ve worked with several women on salary negotiations during the last year and I noticed that many make a big mistake: they name their desired salary way too early in the process and they don’t gamble. They name the amount they want to have straight away. Now there are several problems with this. You limit your possibilities for negotiation if you
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Homeless Man With Resume Asks For Work Not Money

Frederic Callison has spent the last 2 years in an unexpected way. He was sitting outside a grocery shop in Sacramento, California. But, to your great amazement, he was not asking for money like all homeless people are used to. Instead, he decided to use the piece of real estate as his place for active job search. Finally, his efforts were rewarded, as one man noticed him and helped. The man was Michael Marteen who was just shopping with his f
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10 Best American Companies to Work for in 2016

During any job search, people try to do everything to ultimately end up in the dream position in the target company. Certainly, by ordering a professionally written resume from ResumeWritingLab, making frequent calls to companies, arranging thousands of interviews you can increase your chances significantly. And what could be better than reaching this goal and starting to get a big paycheck for doing what you’re actually passionate about? At t
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Letter of Introduction: Overview and Useful Tips

[caption id="attachment_5031" align="aligncenter" width="650"] Source: Pexels.com[/caption] What is a letter of introduction? And how can a letter of introduction sample help you land your dream job? This is a piece of correspondence that is sent via email and introduces a specialist to another colleague or a person to a friend. There are various reasons when you may need to know how to write a letter of introduction. You may write it to in
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How to Research If Your Salary Expectations Are Realistic

After you determined your worth and how you can benefit the company, it’s time to check if your salary expectations for the position are actually realistic and appropriate. You might be aiming too high or too low, so you better do some research before sharing your expectations with the employer. (more…)
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Boston Tech Firms are Looking for New Employees

Xmas holidays are almost over and job seekers can resume their job search. Great news can cheer up desperate tech job seekers – over 1,000 of Boston tech workers will be hired in 2016. Software and network engineers, sales and marketing professionals, as well as, IT specialists have more chances to get their dream jobs and high salaries in a new year. Resume Writing Lab posts the list of companies that are ready to get your flawless resumes. The
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5 Tips to Quit Job

[caption id="attachment_5090" align="aligncenter" width="650"] Source: Pexels.com[/caption] Nobody in this world likes to be called a quitter especially in the workplace. But in life, you may come to a situation when it becomes essential to leave the present job and move to another superior position or you may need to leave the job for any other reason. So, under that circumstance, it becomes necessary to write a resignation letter to your
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A Designer Creates a Mini-Figure of Himself to Get the Job

A creative artist decided to look at the job-search world from a creative angle and designed a mini-figure of himself as his CV. This extraordinary CV has already gotten plenty of attention from both employees and potential employers. A CV writing company investigates how a simple Lego toy can get you the job. (more…)
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