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Overcoming Your Fear of Going Back to School

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You may be thinking about going to back to school to obtain new skills or credentials, but does the thought of going back to school make you uneasy? Maybe a little scared?

If so, you’re not alone in feeling that way. Here are some of the most common concerns people have about going back to school, and why you shouldn’t let them stop you! (more…)

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Finding Your First Job (Whether You’re In or Out of High School)

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As a high school student or recent graduate, your job options may be a little limited. Many employers prefer to hire people with a high school diploma, who are 18 years or older. Plus, many jobs ask for prior experience.

But don’t worry – there are employment opportunities for young people! Here are some things to think about as you begin to search for a job. (more…)

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Tips to Re-Energize Your Job Search

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You’ve been searching for your next position every day since your layoff. It’s now been months. It’s getting frustrating at best; tedious at worst. You don’t like feeling this way and you know you need to change things up to bring life back into your search.

Here are some ideas to boost the job search adrenalin and energize you back to your normal productive and positive self. (more…)

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Time to go Out of the Box with Your Job Search?

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As the last of the winter cold fades away and your unemployment continues, you may feel like your next position remains out of sight, like a flower that’s still yet to bloom. It can be a frustrating and seemingly fruitless time. However, a new season can be the perfect time to entertain some out-of-the-box thinking concerning your job search techniques.

On this first day of April, why not try some of the tips listed below? (more…)

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