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References, how to get them, how to care for them

References….. it is not clear why companies ask for them because you would probably never use someone as a reference unless they tell a great story about you! Well, it […]

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Don’t be like the Mink!

Over my career, I have seen so many people lose their job and get into panic mode and immediately start interviewing for a similar job with the next company down […]

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How do you explain why you quit your job?

So you couldn’t handle it anymore; the boss was a @#^@%$ and the co-worker a #%&$%^$!! and so you just told them to go and have a happy life but […]

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No answer back from the recruiter?

Weeks with no answer from the recruiter on your carefully composed application! Hmmm, that happens alas all to often! It is rude not to inform your candidates who have taken […]

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What we can do for your career

Is your career stuck or not started yet? Trouble with your resume? We can help. Mail your message and resume to ResumeReview@icoach4careers.com and we will give you three great tips […]

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Renew your resume

Change the layout of your resume for immediate impact Check out a new service to create your resume. Visualize.me has a, free with options, offering that will help you to […]

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More than 100 job search sites

Did you know we list more than 100 job search sites and lots of resources to create or improve your resume, ace the interview and write a cool letter? Go […]

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Nightmare Questions and how to deal with them

Well, unless you were going to interview with Google back in the days they asked the weirdest questions (which they stopped as it did not produce any better results than […]

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Get Great Resume Tips

If you have worked on your resume long enough, have sent it to several potential employers and still get no interviews, we may be able to help. You can email […]

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Move sideways to move up

Navigating a career can be as frustrating as trying to solve a rubik’s cube. You think that you are close to having all squares neatly in one color and then […]

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It is not all about the education

Although it may be difficult to navigate an automated recruitment system when you do not have the diploma that is required for the position, it is never all about the […]

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It’s all about the pre-work

In planning your day, planning your career, working your job, attending a festival, attending a job-fair, going on vacation, planning a party etc. it is always about the pre-work. I can […]

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