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The 9 Best Things You Can Read Before You Start Your New Job

07-Apr-2017
By Nina Semczuk on The Muse Being the newbie at work is always rough, despite it being something we all go through again and again throughout our careers. On top of learning the day-to-day requirements of your new position and trying to impress your boss, you also have to navigate the intricacies of office politics... read more

5 Reasons You Should Thank Your Job Search Competition

07-Apr-2017
By Dave Ellis on youtern.com In any economy, good or bad, you have a lot of competition for every job search. The internet, social media and also the rise of the global “gig economy” have only increased how hard you need to fight for every opportunity. Intimidated? Most people would answer “Yes!” “Work like there is... read more

Millennial Stereotype Busted: “Paying Your Dues” is Bullsh*t

07-Apr-2017
By Lauren Kirkpatrick on youtern.com Last week I went to a movie on a Tuesday afternoon. I finished working for the day and felt I could use some “me time” to watch one of the Oscar-nominated movies. Later that evening, learning I took two hours off surprised my dad. I asked how was it different than... read more

How NOT to Ask for a Recommendation

07-Apr-2017
By Lauren Kirkpatrick on youtern.com As a college student or young professional, you might find yourself in the position of needing a recommendation or a reference. And sometimes, this is easier said than done. Figuring out who to ask is just the first part of the process. Whether it’s a professor, an advisor, or a... read more

How a Mentor Can Up Your Career Game

07-Apr-2017
By Levo League on youtern.com Sometimes you get to a point in your career where you need guidance from someone who’s been there before. Enter the mentor. The benefits of having a stellar business mentor can be long term, from shaping the way you think about work-life balance to helping you set realistic professional goals. See what these 10 business owners have... read more