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6 Presentation Styles

The pitch. It's the big moment in any creative professional's life. The chemistry meeting went well. You have a handle on the brand. They asked for a big idea.

Resumania™: Certain Resume Mistakes are Impossible to Overlook

While it is true that a single typo on your resume can damage your chances of landing a job interview, all errors are not created equal. For example, if you’re a strong candidate with highly marketable skills, a hiring manager might be willing to ignore the fact that you wrote to instead of too.

4 Social Media Etiquette Tips for Workplace Friendships

Social platforms are rewriting the rules of networking and changing the face of friendship. Let’s face it: Whether we're checking photos of our friends on Facebook from our work computers or updating our status from our smartphones, few of us get through a day on the job without perusing, posting or liking something.

5 Keys for Creating a Killer Business Analyst Resume

Demand is strong for business analysts, whether they’re specialists in business systems or data analysis. However, if you want to get the attention of hiring managers, you need to make sure your business analyst resume fits the job you’re pursuing.