Be the Boss Over Cancer

A recent article from the New York Times examines key settings that can help you quickly gain more control over your Facebook privacy. Read on for insight and advice on privacy tactics.

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People often associate networking with feelings of anxiety and awkwardness. However, networking doesn't have to be so intimidating!

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As the rate of survivorship increases, so does the need for effective support programs - especially as it relates to the work force.

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When you get a new job, you want to make sure that you start off strong. Idealist recently posted an article with some great tips to set yourself up for success.

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According to a new study out of Carnegie Mellon University, between 10% and one third of US employers seeking new talent search social networks for info early on in hiring process.

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Although it’s illegal for employers to ask specifics about health, it’s not out of the ordinary for them to inquire about a gap in employment during an interview. To make sure you stay in control and feel prepared, it’s wise to decide ahead of time what you will say.

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For many job-seeking survivors, a big question is whether and how to address your cancer in an interview.

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Our new article on mastering your cover letter discusses some issues survivors face and offers tips for getting your foot in the door.

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Do you feel like you have a pretty good idea of how to use LinkedIn? A recent article on Forbes lists five new strategies to help you get the most out of this versatile tool.

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Register now for our Job Search Call of 2013 and learn how to put your best foot forward when conducting a job search!

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One of the most popular downloads on Idealist.org in the past few weeks has been of a list of questions to help find your passion and dream job. Read about their recommendations and the top questions to ask yourself here.

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We often hear from survivors who express frustration during a job search, whether they're returning to work after time off for treatment or looking for a new position. Here are some ways to stay optimistic amidst the roller coaster of challenges that might come up.

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Thinking about a second career? Hiring a mentor can help you get there and is easier than ever with a new service that connects those seeking a career change with mentors in over 200 fields.

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Job references are a critical part of a job search, so be sure to thoroughly prepare your reference and not to let these common mistakes derail a prospective job offer.

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A recent study found that while hard skills can land you the job, an increasing number of companies are looking for soft skills as well from job candidates.

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The Wall Street Journal hosted a Twitter chat earlier this spring to gain more insight into the trend of using social media for professional purposes. See some of their great tips here.

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Putting your best professional self forward, one pin at a time.

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Being slightly more savvy about how you present yourself online can have a big impact on your job prospects.

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In today's job market, it's imperative to be able to effectively communicate your value as a potential employee in 15 seconds or less.

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Do you ever feel like you're just sending your resume into a black hole? Here are some tips to help get your resume through the applicant filtering technologies that many companies are using today.

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