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COVID-19 and Your Job: Tips and Actions to Consider preview image

Here are some steps to consider taking whether you’re searching for a job, need gig work or have been asked to work from home.

Everything You Should Know About Working From Home preview image

Working from home can be a challenging transition. Here are a few tips to help you stay healthy and productive while working from home.

How to Get a Gig Job preview image

Here are several tips for finding work in the gig economy.

Finding a Job

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How to Determine What to Do With Your Life preview image

Determining what to do with your life should be broken down into small steps like defining your goals, establishing your core values and identifying your interests.

How to Find Your Passion preview image

Identifying your passion can help you find fulfilling, interesting job opportunities. To do this, take time to think about what motivates you on a daily basis.

Guide: Using Indeed.com Job Search preview image

On Indeed, you can find jobs for you by filtering and setting up a job alert. Quickly apply by uploading your Indeed resume.

Resumes & Cover Letters

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6 Universal Rules for Resume Writing preview image

Learn how to write a resume with these six ground rules, including how to cover the essentials, quantify your accomplishments, and more.

Soft Skills: Definitions and Examples preview image

Soft skills are the set of behaviors and personality traits you use every day. Highlighting and developing strong soft skills can help you in the job search process and after you find work with a new employer.

Communication Skills: Definitions and Examples preview image

Communication skills involve the effective and efficient transfer of information. Developing communication skills will help in the interview process and on the job.

Interviewing

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Interview Question: "How Would You Describe Yourself?" (With Examples) preview image

How do you answer the interview question, “How would you describe yourself?” If you’re unsure how to best sum up the qualities and attributes that will leave the best impression in a job interview, consider these examples.

Interview Question: "Tell Me About Yourself" preview image

Answer this interview question by relating your recent accomplishments to the job requirements. Keep the tone professional and avoid overly personal information.

Interview Question: “Why Should We Hire You?” preview image

Employers might ask in an interview ‘Why should we hire you?” To answer this question, connect your qualities to those required by the employer in their job posting.

Pay & Salary

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How to Ask for a Raise (With Script Examples) preview image

Begin with salary research before you ask for a raise. Assess your manager’s mood and the health of the company. Prepare by listing out your accomplishments and writing a script. Clearly state your goals and give metrics that underscore your achievements. Send a follow-up email afterward.

Salary Negotiation Tips and Examples  preview image

Knowing how to negotiate salary offers is a valuable skill that can increase your earning potential throughout your career and better ensure you’re fairly compensated for the work you do.

How to Share Your Salary History preview image

How should you provide your salary history if an employer asks? Here is some background about why employers ask for your salary background and examples of how you can share this information.

Career Development

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10 Common Leadership Styles preview image

What are the ten most common leadership styles? Learn about popular types of leadership and which best suits your current career.

Everything You Should Know About Working From Home preview image

Working from home can be a challenging transition. Here are a few tips to help you stay healthy and productive while working from home.

How To Stay Focused When You Work From Home preview image

This article provides tips to help you stay focused while working from home.