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You’re Hired!

Secrets to landing a job over the phone Employers are increasingly using phone interviews to thin the herd of job…

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I Didn’t See It Coming

Warning signs that you might lose your job Even the most secure-seeming job is never completely safe. Changes in a…

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Unemployment Insurance Update

Extended benefits, tax relief, more Nearly 18 million Americans are likely to be jobless this year. For many of them,…

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Bulletproof Your Job

And ride out the rough times at work Nearly two million US jobs have been lost in the past year…

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Negotiating Better Severance

What companies don't want you to know Severance packages have become stingier as employers struggle to fit large-scale layoffs into…

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Where the Jobs Are Now

The job market finally seems to be on the road to recovery. Unfortunately, that road still looks long and rocky…

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Attention College Students and Recent Grads

Avoid these six costly career myths The tight job market is not the only challenge facing today’s college graduates. They…

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Five Things Never to Say When You Lose a Job

People sometimes say the stupidest things when they lose a job—and they end up regretting it. Words said in frustration…

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The Right Thing to Say in Difficult Situations on the Job

There’s a lot on the line when difficult situations come up in the workplace, and it isn’t always obvious what…

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Up all Night? Watch Out for Diabetes

Working a rotating shift that includes both nights and days is tough on many levels, as you’ve probably heard from…

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Five Things Never to Say at Work

A few poorly chosen words in the workplace can damage an employee’s reputation and cripple his/her career. Even smart, well-meaning…

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Sincere Professional Apologies

Sincere professional apologies can go a long way toward fence-mending in business. An apology must be separated from an explanation…

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Free Money to Go Back to School

When the going gets tough, many adults go back to school. With unemployment rising and industries shrinking, workers are finding…

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Walk and Talk Business: Meetings on the Move

Meetings on the Move: Business Plan with Legs Wouldn’t you love to find a way to simultaneously boost personal health…

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Can’t Find a Job?

Success Secrets from Bottom Line/Personal Founder Martin Edelston Many people are having trouble finding work. Starting your own business may…