Be the Boss Over Cancer

FlexJobs recently launched their 1 Million for Work Flexibility campaign, exciting news for anyone looking for better work-life balance

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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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When reading stories like this one, we are reminded that the work of Cancer and Careers truly impacts lives on a tangible, practical and emotional level – and that together, we can accomplish remarkable feats.

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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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Survivors often cite chemo brain as one of their toughest challenges once they return to work during or after treatment. The NYT recently shared a personal account of living with cognitive side effects of chemo. Read on to learn how to manage the effects of chemo brain at work.

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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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A new study from the University of Michigan confirms that being engaged in some type of work greatly improves length, severity of psychological distress for the AYA population.

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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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This October, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the following brands are helping Cancer and Careers raise awareness and money by donating a portion of the proceeds from some of their top selling products!

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On October 1, 2013, the State Health Insurance Marketplaces opened for business across the country. Guest blogger Joanna Morales, Esq. explains the most important details of this new way to get health insurance.

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My name is Becky Nelson and I am so excited to join the Cancer and Careers family as Director of Development.

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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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The NY Times explores whether or not to disclose a hidden disability in a job interview.

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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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Everyone deserves a little pampering, and we’ve got just the ticket: Spa Week Fall 2013 is taking place October 14-20 at spas all over the country!

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A recent study sheds light on cancer survivors' ability to return to work following treatment.

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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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How do you ensure that your cover letter not only imparts all necessary information, but is strong enough to get you through to the next round? Read on to learn more.

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Whether you telecommute around the world or work from a home office, striking a balance between your work and personal lives is no easy feat.

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