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Lessons in Business: Don’t Be Afraid of Making Mistakes & If You Do, Stop Trying to Learn from Them 1024 610 Kim B.

Lessons in Business: Don’t Be Afraid of Making Mistakes & If You Do, Stop Trying to Learn from Them

Nobody particularly likes making mistakes. Yet, perhaps one of the greatest lessons in business is learning to not be afraid of this possibility. However, another great lesson in business is realizing you don’t always have to learn from the mistakes you make when they do inevitably happen either. read more
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How to Use Video Effectively on Social Media to Attract Top Employers

According to Elance, the leading platform for online employment, more and more companies are using social media to attract top talent. Their survey reveals that as many as 40% of young professionals employ social media to search for and get jobs. You can use this trend to your advantage and make your resume stand out. read more
stand out in your job search
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Find a Job Fast! How to Incorporate Keywords and Phrases to Upgrade Your Career Search

When you want or need to find a job fast, there is a key to finding the right job. Getting the job you want or being found by the right employer – in today’s crowded human capital marketplace boils down to effectively using keywords and phrases in your searches. read more
secrets to networking for business success
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Lessons in Business and Networking: Who’s Really Part of Your Fantasy Football League?

Networking has earned a careerist reputation because it’s often associated with meeting a roomful of people for the purpose of generating leads and getting new business. Your network is your net worth, so building your net worth starts with creating a network. read more
how will work change in 2016
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Catch Up or Fall Behind! 6 Ways Work Will Change In the Future… [INFOGRAPHIC]

As more and more freelancers and independent employees are becoming part of a free agent nation, we all can expect that the way work works will be disrupted. Work will change not just by technological advances, but also by the exodus of baby boomers from the workplace and their replacement by millennials. read more
failure equals perfection
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Looking at Art – and Failure – With a Whole New Mind

Everybody likes to win – in life and business. After all, to the victors go the spoils (and history). So it feels like wearing a big, bold, scarlet letter if one fails – especially in a culture where winners are not just handed golden trophies but deified. read more
Build your brand when you get endorsed on LinkedIn
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It’s Who You Know: Create Your Brand by Maximizing LinkedIn Endorsements

Today, online social networks have also turned lucrative venues for creating your brand, finding jobs, making it easier than ever to be screened, interviewed, and hired without pounding the pavement. read more