Be the Boss Over Cancer

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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We are excited to announce that registration is now OPEN for our brand-new webinar series on the Affordable Care Act!

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We cannot thank our supporters enough for their dedication and commitment to Cancer and Careers' mission and programs. Thank you!

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Two articles were recently published that profiled a patient going through treatment. Both of these subjects - Robin Quivers and Andrew Youssef - discussed the importance of work in their own lives.

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Cancer and Careers has been featured in a few news stories recently, read on for an overview and highlights!

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Hello! My name is Kelsey and I am the new Program Coordinator for Cancer and Careers, taking over for Sarah who has been promoted to Associate Manager of Programs.

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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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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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