The Answer To: Should I Send a Thank You Note After Getting Promoted?

When Tina Wascovich got a promotion early in her career, she picked out cards and gave handwritten thank you notes to her manager as well as a senior VP, both of whom she felt had been instrumental in helping her …

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Spring Child Development Job Fair

Head Start Teachers and Teacher Assistants support children (toddlers to age 3 and preschool children ages 3-5) to develop emotionally, socially and physically. They also involve parents and families so they are engaged in their children’s development.

WHEN: Saturday, May …

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4 Ways to Grow in Your Career—Without Becoming a Manager

While it’s tempting to measure career growth and success solely according to the number of rungs we scale on the corporate ladder, management isn’t the only path to a satisfying career. Being a manager comes with responsibilities that don’t appeal …

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ESL Summer Teaching Opportunity

ELS Malibu Youth Camp (Pepperdine University campus) – Malibu, CA

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HR Professionals – Check out this upcoming Networking Event – 3/27/19

UCLA Extension’s Business, Management, and Legal Programs Department in collaboration with HARRT at UCLA invite you to an exclusive event held at UCLA Extension’s Gayley Center on March 27.

The event will feature a keynote address presented by Jeff Birk, 

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4 Ways Your Perfectionism Is Killing Your Job Search

After months of unemployment, one of my career coaching clients desperately needed a new job, but she wanted to make sure it was in a field she loved. So, we re-did her resume and LinkedIn profile, wrote a cover letter, …

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What Actually Is a Letter of Intent (and How Is it Different From a Cover Letter)?

You scan a job posting and everything looks normal (responsibilities and requirements, check, lots of jargon related to your field, check), until you come across the following: Please submit a resume and letter of intent.

Huh. That’s a phrase you’ve …

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This Woman Is Proof That Working for a Temp Agency Can Lead to Your Dream Career

Laura Eshelman was doing everything she could think of to find a job as a video producer. She went to networking events almost every night, reached out to people on LinkedIn, and formed connections through her university’s alumni network.

At …

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How To Start A Bookkeeping Business

 

Are you thinking about becoming a freelance bookkeeper but don’t know where to start? It’s easy to get overwhelmed, which is why we have broken down the process into eight easy steps. This process begins by getting certified as …

By Crystalynn Shelton
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Here’s Why You Should Update Your LinkedIn Profile (Even if You’re Not Looking for a Job)

Almost everything in your life eventually needs an update—your car, your clothing, your Facebook profile picture. Just the other day, I discovered that my running shoes are so worn down I’m basically running barefoot.

Your LinkedIn profile is no different. …

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