Career Guidance

Career Guidance

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By: Taunee Besson, CMF, CareerCast.com Senior Columnist
Check out Job Search Myths, Part 1 Have people told you never to quit your job until you find another one ? Did you believe them? If so, you may have been mislead into keeping a position you truly despise, while depriving yourself of career satisfaction and sufficient time to look for what you really want.More
By: Tony Lee
It takes more than technical expertise to succeed abroad. Being chosen by your company to handle an overseas assignment can be an exciting, rewarding experience. Unless, of course, you get sent to the "wrong" country.More
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By: Zayda Rivera
A double-edged sword, feedback can be viewed in both positive and negative ways if you don't know how to properly receive it. But overall, feedback should be used as a positive resource, something that can advance one's career .More
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By: Bill Fenson
Telecommuting has become increasingly more important for both employers and employees, in the midst of the current global economic crisis. Telework can save money for everyone, reduce the need for additional real estate or rental space, and expand the job search of candidates beyond their own local area.More
By: Sarah E. Needleman
What does the economic stimulus package mean for job hunters ? The good news is that a broad range of employment opportunities are expected to open up nationwide, says Joanie Ruge, senior vice president at Adecco North America, a staffing company based in Melville, N.Y. The bad news: It's likely that they won't start opening up until the second half of this year.More
No Experience Required? The Value of Work History
By: Andrew Strieber
It's a classic Catch-22 for first-time job seekers: Getting a good job in today's market requires work experience, but it's impossible to gain that requisite experience without already having a job.More