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Emails That Land Jobs: The Best Way to Shine in a Follow-Up Note

110.<p>That’s how many emails most “working professionals” send and receive every day.<p>The bad news?That’s a whole lot of noise—and it can feel difficult …

33 Questions Employers Ask At Interviews

The current economic climate and changing job market has started to alter the types of questions employers ask in an interview.<p><b>RELATED</b>: <b>Have an</b> …

You Should Know These 8 Answers Before Your Job Interview

The job interview is the most important part of any application process. To help you prepare you should know these 8 answers before your next job …

10 examples for good ways to ‘Tell me about yourself’

You know it’s coming.<p>It’s the most feared question during any job interview: Do you think I would look good in a cowboy hat?<p>Just kidding. The real …

Employment

6 Steps To Nailing A Job Interview ... Over The Phone

<i>By Judith A. Stock</i><p>As a stellar would-be employee, you want to sail through the interview process. But before you think that all you need is a knockout résumé and a killer outfit, think again. Nowadays, there’s a step before the in-person interview: the <i>phone</i> interview.<p>“The global economy means more …

Finally! THIS is How You Follow Up After a Job Interview [Infographic]

One of the most hotly debated, and seemingly one of the most perplexing subjects for job seekers, is how and when to follow-up after a job …

It’s Not All About You: How To Interview Your Potential Boss

Before you accept a new job offer you need to find out what kind of boss you’ll be working for. Here’s how.<p>You are ready to accept a new job. Or so you think.<p>You’ve done everything the experts recommended to do before your interview or before accepting that new position. You’ve researched salary …

The Ultimate Guide to Researching a Company Pre-Interview

You know that weird feeling between excitement and dread that accompanies an invitation to interview? It’s especially strong when you know next to …

Best Techniques for a Successful Job Interview

Interview Advice That Will Help You Get a Job Offer<p>Share<br>• Flip<br>• Pin<br>• Email<p>Updated March 25, 2018<p>When you're interviewing for a job, the little things can …

How to Write a Cover Letter, According to Great Artists

For starters, boast about your fortress-destroying skills.<p>Selling yourself often feels like a grotesque act. So job applicants’ cover letters seem unlikely to contain much great prose. Instead, we tend to fill the page with false notes and empty phrases. (“I believe my skills make me the ideal …

Can Creativity Be Learned?

Prevailing theories on creativity focus on methodology, or amount of practice. But new studies suggest artistic talent may be more hard-wired than we thought.<p>At 2 a.m. on June 16, 1816, Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin awoke with a fright.<p>Mary was 18 years old and spending her summer at the Villa Diodati …

The Creativity Pill

People taking dopamine for Parkinson's disease sometimes begin to generate a lot of artwork. New research differentiates their expressiveness from obsessive or impulsive tendencies.<p>Neurologist Rivka Inzelberg recently noticed that her patients with Parkinson’s disease seemed to be authoring more …

How To Become A Master Of Creativity: Work It!

In my last blog article about creativity I argued that <i>Masters of Creativity</i> are masters of creativity because they know "how“ to think and not …

The Content Marketing Revolution

We are, at present, in the midst of a historic transformation for brands and companies everywhere — and it centers on content.<p>Nine out of ten organizations are now marketing with content – that is, going beyond the traditional sales pitches and instead enhancing brands by publishing (or passing …

A Quick Guide to Breakeven Analysis

In a world of Excel spreadsheets and online tools, we take a lot of calculations for granted. Take breakeven analysis. You’ve probably heard of it. Maybe even used the term before, or said: “At what point do we break even?” But because you may not entirely understand the math — and because …

3 Best WordPress Starter Themes

When you are coding a new WordPress theme, you have few different starting paths you could take. You could start coding your design immediately from scratch, or you could just use a starter theme that has the basics to get you going.<p>My preference is to use a starter theme because it includes all …

5 Reasons Your Rankings Are Falling -- And What To Do About It

Do you ever feel like you’re doing everything right with your content marketing and SEO campaign, and yet your organic search rankings continue to fall? This can be a very frustrating experience, especially when you’re investing heavily in your marketing efforts.<p>There are a number of reasons this …

The Homepage Is Dead! Long Live The Homepage!

When the New York Times’s plummeting homepage traffic numbers were revealed last week, the Internet again declared the homepage dead. But that may not be so true.<p>When the founders of <i>Upworthy</i> were planning their site, they considered a question that a few years ago would have sounded suicidal: …

Why Your New Business Needs a Lawyer Yesterday

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many entrepreneurs have an engrained distrust of lawyers. They don’t want to rack up enormous legal fees or wait for a lawyer to tell them all the reasons why they should not do something. While entrepreneurs like to view themselves as …

Five Takeaways From The SF MusicTech Summit That Every Musician Should Know

Historically, musicians have been much more likely to come to San Francisco for a show at the Fillmore than to get up early and attend a conference. But the latter is exactly what happened earlier this week at the latest SF MusicTech Summit, just down the street from the legendary venue.<p>Hundreds of …

I Hate The Term Media

Facebook co-founder and publisher/editor-in-chief of The New Republic Chris Hughes proclaimed his distaste for the term “media” on the I Want Media-sponsored “Future of Media” panel held today in Cooper Square as part of Internet Week New York. Given the many flavors, formats and deliver mechanisms …

7 Rules of Content Marketing Design That Convert Customers

Poor design can kill your content marketing. It doesn’t matter how good your content is - if you don’t address design and navigation issues, your audience won't stick around to see it.<p>http://uberflip.com

Strategic Content Marketing - Content can effect much more than a good ranking

Pessimists buy Ads. Optimists got Content.

"Content marketing and advertising clearly aren’t as separated as they’re made out to be. (...) We’re just dressing it up differently, that’s all." At least, that's how @mrjamescarson saw it here: http://bit.ly/1kQ7XPu. Do you, as an advertiser, need content (and/)or ads? Swipe in and discover 10 - …

How to Design a High Converting Landing Page

Discover the 10 elements that create high converting landing pages and how to use this process to deliver a great customer experience.

Interview Like A CFO

<i>By Adelma Lilliston</i><p>Acing an interview is all about being a cut above: confident, energized, purposeful and respected. Like anything, it is as much an inner game as it is an outer game. To get to the next level you need to BE the next level.<p>Here are tips on how prepare:<p><b>A few days before: Imagine you</b> …

8 Things Today's College Students Must Invest In To Get Hired

The process of applying for jobs and getting hired has changed significantly over the past decade, thanks to technology, increased competition, and the rise of “lean recruiting.” In a previous post, I shared critical job search skills. This post identifies eight small investments in time and/or …

Move Over Resume, You've Been Replaced

The resume is dead (or at least it has jumped the shark). The resume used to be the tool that would get you noticed. No more. It’s a fading bit player, no longer the star of the show. Now, by the time someone has seen your resume, they’ve already Googled you. Your resume has become a “late to the …

The Top 50 Leadership and Management Experts | Inc.com

Ultimately, people are a product of their influences.<p>Even truly groundbreaking business thinkers use the ideas, the perspectives, and the advice of others as the basis for their own thoughts and actions.<p>So, who are the most popular leadership and management experts in the world?<p>That's a great …