3 Times Impatience Is Hurting Your Career (and 3 Times It’s Helping It)

Throughout our lives, we’re told to be a little more patient. From our parents when we complained while waiting in line for a rollercoaster, from our friends when they’re taking forever to get dressed (seriously Sarah, you don’t need to …

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Top 5 Job Search Myths You Need To Know

What “everyone knows” about finding a job may be wrong, outdated, or a waste of precious time. It’s time to re-examine some of these common myths about job searching:

More is better: the more places you apply, the better your …

By InsideTrack Career Coaching
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The Informational Interview Thank You Note Smart People Know to Send

You’ve just gone on a fantastic informational interview—the person was excited to talk with you, answered all your burning questions, and had a glint in their eye that just maybe they’d consider you for a role at their company.

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Ask a Real Recruiter: Should I Use a Salary Calculator to Negotiate a Job Offer?

Dear Recruiter,

I think I blew my last interview by asking for too much from a nonprofit using a salary figure that I found through Google. My question is, when asked about salary requirements, is it okay to say a …

By Brooke Nakagawa
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National Novel Writing Month – November

National Novel Writing Month (NaNoWriMo) is a fun, seat-of-your-pants approach to creative writing. 

On November 1, participants begin working towards the goal of writing a 50,000-word novel by 11:59 PM on November 30.

Valuing enthusiasm, determination, and a deadline, NaNoWriMo …

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Job Searching? 4 Email Templates That’ll Make Asking for Help So Much Easier

When you’re actively looking for a new gig, you already know that it’s smart to lean on your network. After all, the more people you have in your corner, the better.

But, here’s the thing: There’s also a little bit …

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Boeing Hiring Event – Nov. 7th

Boeing Engineering & IT Hiring Event: Nov. 7 in El Segundo, Calif.

Boring is hosting a hiring event for tech opportunities at Boeing Satellite Systems in El Segundo for jobs available in El Segundo and Seal Beach.

At this event, …

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UCLAx Cybersecurity Conference Coming Up Soon on Nov. 3rd

Register now for the UCLAx Cybersecurity Conference!

November 3rd | 10AM – 2PM |  UCLA Extension Gayley Center.

For more information and to register click here.

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Thinking of Earning Your Teaching Credential?

To learn more about UCLA Extension’s new Teacher Induction Clear Credential program, please sign up for one of our free online information sessions.

Click here to sign up for one of the following dates:

October 30, 2017 6-7 PM PST

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Turning Acquaintances Into Supporters

You’ve gained traction networking and built up a multitude of new contacts – now how do you build relationships? How can you transform an acquaintance into a supporter or adviser?

Start with your calendar. Block out 15 minutes twice a week, …

By InsideTrack Career Coaching
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