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Will I Ever Retire?

17 Aug

This is an interesting question, and one that is definitely a bit premature for someone my age. But will I ever retire? I’ve been asking myself that question a lot lately. It’s a question that may seem odd coming from a 19 year old, however I think it’s very important to ask it at this [...]

Get a Job NOW! Free Ebook

6 Nov

Get a Job NOW

Update 2/15/2013: This book has recently been greatly expanded and updated, and is now available for Amazon Kindle here. A new book has replaced it as a free giveaway for my email subscribers, which you can read about here. I have some very exciting news to share with you all today. After weeks of writing, [...]

How to Nail an Interview

30 Oct

Interview

Interviews suck. I mean, who wants to be scrutinized by a panel of people they don’t know. And that’s not counting the pressure being on you to nail the interview and get the job. That’s one attitude that people will have towards interviews. I have a very different one. In fact, I actually love giving [...]

Ladies: The Work Wardrobe You Can Afford

10 Oct

Professional Woman

The following is a guest post, and a part of the Dress to Impress series on this site. What does success look like? With pop culture, high fashion, and the professional world all pushing different visions of what a successful woman looks like and how she dresses, how can we ensure that we are presenting [...]

Men: Dress Like a Million Bucks (And Almost Spend It)

19 Sep

Business attire

Well it is time to return to the Dress to Impress series. I’ve already discussed how men can dress professionally on a budget. However, many of you work corporate jobs, where the finest of professional dress is required. Slacks and a polo won’t cut it for you. You need suits, ties, and other such expensive [...]

Men: Dress Like a Million Bucks (Without Spending it)

7 Sep

Business attire

In the first part of this series, I discussed why you should always dress well in the hopes that it will help boost your professional life. You can find that article here. Now it’s time that we discuss the how of dressing well. Today I’m going to be talking about men, and how they can [...]

Write a Killer Resume

5 Sep

Killer Resume

If you are trying to move up in the corporate world, your resume is one of the most critical things you will ever write. The concept behind them isn’t really complicated, just write down all of your accomplishments and history on a simple, professionally formatted piece of paper. However, many people completely botch it, and [...]

Dress to Impress

31 Aug

Business attire

So you’ve established that you want to make more money. For most people, that’s going to mean getting some sort of change in job, whether it be a promotion, or moving to an entirely new company and work situation as a whole. Getting this promotion or new job is going to involve a variety of [...]

Writing a Good Cover Letter

22 Aug

Many first-time job applicants may ask, “What do I need a cover letter for? I’ve got this great resume right here!” A great resume can get you in the hot seat for an interview, but the cover letter you put with that resume will make or break your odds of even getting in the door. [...]