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Unprepared at the right time? 3 reasons why you're missing out on great opportunities

I can remember it like it was yesterday. I was standing in my school’s main office talking to one of my teachers about an upcoming school assembly, at which students would be encouraged to showcase their talents. 1,035 more words


Your Personal Sales Pitch - A Critical Tool For a Successful Job Search

By Dr. Howard Gauthier

Bob was working on his promotional materials for his upcoming job search. He just put the finishing touches on his resume and is now working on developing his sales pitch. 699 more words

Career Development

The Non-Linear's Corner - Christiaan Van Vuuren

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When you’re stuck in a hospital isolation ward for 6 months receiving treatment for drug-resistant tuberculosis, you have a lot of spare time to think about your career.   505 more words

Navigating the Bounty of Higher Education

Although I’ve worked at the University at Buffalo for over eleven years, I still feel like a kid in a candy store. With every new researcher or project I discover, my mind spins with new ideas and wonderment.   474 more words

Talking Talent Reviews: repost of Q&A with Cornerstone OnDemand

I recently had the opportunity to speak with Cornerstone On Demand about how I have helped a company implement talent reviews as the capstone of their annual talent management process. 69 more words


I'm (finally) a chartered librarian!

Chartership… for some this can be a mysterious and scary word.

During my first job interview following my MA, I was asked if I would consider chartership and I very enthusiastically said “yes, yes, of course, I’d love to!”… having absolutely no idea what chartership was. 900 more words

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Achieving Your Dream: WIP

Getting back on track to the path of Success is not easy with the many obstacles we face! But you can do it by looking at your life & figuring out what you want, so here’s an outline to help get you on the right track: 473 more words