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Quora: I'm a CEO, And This Is What I Think Great Employees Are Made Of

What kinds of qualities do you look for in a prospective employee? originally appeared on Quora – the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights. Answer by Mårten Mickos, CEO of HackerOne,...
by News24Media on Aug 4, 2016

Dayna Steele: Are You A Workplace Bully?

In this unique and highly charged election season, bully is a word often heard. We have bully politicians. We have bully political pundits. We have bully media. We even have friends who have turned into bullies when we praise a favorite political can...
by News24Media on Aug 4, 2016

Margueritte Ramos : 6 Steps to Business Growth through Community Connections

Community involvement is crucial for small business owners to network and meet new clients. Before you even start your business, your community connections are a valuable resource for discovering which goods or services your community is lacking. I w...
by News24Media on Aug 4, 2016

Tamara Star: The Difference Between High Maintenance and High-Performance Employees.

Flickr Susanne Nilssen Successful people are confident. They drive themselves to exceed their own expectations and most times, they win at whatever they set their minds to accomplish. They can also be demanding and more high maintenance than most bec...
by News24Media on Aug 1, 2016

Yardley Ip Pohl: Making a Career Decision Is Like Walking Into A Candy Store

Making a career decision can be hard. In mentoring young professionals, I am frequently asked about how I navigated through my own career. Their questions stem from the understandable desire to make “the best career decision”. But often t...
by News24Media on Jul 26, 2016

Tomas Laurinavicius: Why Online Certifications Are Key To Professional Success

We’re used to living in a world where having a college or university degree has always been the minimum requirement to be considered for a job. No matter how skilled you are, it’s hard to get noticed and have employers value your skills i...
by News24Media on Jul 26, 2016

Jessica Wang: What 'Money Monster' and Jodie Foster Teach Us About Opportunity

Recently, New York Times columnist Frank Bruni interviewed Jodie Foster about directing her new movie, Money Monster. I hadn’t seen a movie without animation since 2006, but as a child of the 1980s and 1990s, I always admired Jodie Foster and w...
by News24Media on Jun 30, 2016

Linda DeMers Hummel: The Only Thing You Need To Become A Good Writer

At 61, I was unemployed. Sooner or later, my severance package would stop arriving in my checking account, and although I’ve never worried much about money, I began thinking of ways to cut back, something I’ve never been known for. I trie...
by News24Media on May 28, 2016

Li Lin: Why the 1,000 Resumes You Sent Never Turned Into a Job Interview

About this time four years ago, I sat on the floor of my Berkeley apartment wondering why the hell I didn’t have a single job interview, a month after graduation. Since then, I’ve become a career coach for immigrant professionals looking...
by News24Media on May 25, 2016

Bianca Bass: 30 Things I've Learned About Work So Far

Hero Images via Getty Images Four years ago, I was an unpaid intern at Vogue and today I manage a talented copywriting team at TripAdvisor. How did I get there? Well, let’s just say it’s been one hell of a journey and I’m only getti...
by News24Media on May 16, 2016

5 Skills You Should Learn Before You Turn 30

Your ability to acquire skills will determine your value in the market and the level of impact you can have in the world.While learning any skill can be useful, some skills are more valuable than others. When it comes to deciding which skill to learn...
by Articlepedia on Apr 15, 2016

Ongoing Recruitment For Editors And Writers At Jetheights Services Limited via Jobemy Consult

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by Jobs & Scholarships in Nigeria on Apr 15, 2016

7 Things Every NYSC Corps Member Should Do Immediately After POP Today.

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by Jobs & Scholarships in Nigeria on Apr 14, 2016

6 Simple Tips To Boost Your Performance At Interviews

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by Jobs & Scholarships in Nigeria on Apr 14, 2016

5D’s of a Successful Entrepreneur

There is a famous Chinese proverb that sums up things so well for an entrepreneur, “The best time to plant a tree was 20 years ago. The second best time is now”. There are multiple factors that define successful entrepreneurs but here is the...
by Articlepedia on Apr 13, 2016

3 Reasons Why A Dumbed-Down Resume Gets You Better Results

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These Are The Top 5 Ways to Get Your Boss to Send You On a Cool Trip

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Job network: Are personal connections a must to get a job in Sweden?

You might have heard from others that a personal network and relations and connections are needed in order to get a job in Sweden. Research shows that approximately 70 % of all jobs in Sweden are appointed via recommendations of friends, family, form...
by Let’s Build Our Future on Mar 4, 2016

3 Ways To Convey Quantifiable Information On A Resume

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How To Create A Resume That Captures The Hearts And Minds (And Job Offers) Of Employers

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