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Self publishing on Amazon pros and cons

What I Learned Self-Publishing an eBook on Amazon: Pros and Cons

I recently published a short book on Amazon using their Kindle Direct Publishing platform (KDP). Self publishing is becoming more and more popular so I wanted to write this post to talk about the pros and cons of self publishing on Amazon… The pleasant surprises, the frustrations, the things I didn’t find out until it […]

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Best Book on How to Become Rich: Millionaire Fastlane (Review)

I’ve never done a book review on this blog, until now. I’ve read some great books that I probably should have reviewed. But The Millionaire Fastlane by MJ DeMarco left me no choice. It’s that good. It’s the best business/money book I’ve ever read, and is the one book I recommend if you’re looking for […]

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how to get into project management

How to get into Project Management

Getting into Project Management takes a certain set of skills. Whether you’re looking to transfer to a Project Management job in your current company, or apply for a position with a new company, this article will show you what’s needed. If you’re looking to get into Project Management, you should try to demonstrate your ability in the areas below during […]

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Powerful Job Interview Tips From a Recruiter: How to Pass an Interview

If you think most hiring decisions are based on your experience and qualifications, then you better keep reading. Your resume gets you in the door, but how you interview determines whether you’re offered the job. This article will teach you proven job interview tips to help you pass a job interview and get the job you want. […]

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How to Find Your Dream Job in 4 Steps

If you’re looking for how to find your dream job, you’re in the right place. I’m going to walk you through how to get noticed and get responses from top companies so you can find your dream job. And if you’re not sure what your dream job is yet, I’ll show you some tricks to […]

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The 2 Best Times of Year to Apply for Jobs (And When to Avoid)

Note: If you’re looking for the best days or times of the week to apply for jobs, you can read it in this article. The article below is about which times of year and specific months are best. What is the Best Time of Year to Look for Jobs? January and February is the best time of […]

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How Hard is it to Get a Job at Google? (With Steps To Do It)

If you’re wondering how hard is it to get a job at Google, I’m going to share what I know based on my experience as a tech recruiter. Landing any job at Google is tough because they hire the best of the best, and they receive a TON of applicants. (This is the main reason […]

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How Early To Apply For Jobs (Out of State and In State)

I received the following message from a reader about how far in advance to apply for jobs when moving (personal details changed): I am a Registered Nurse and plan on moving from New York to Austin TX in June 2015. When should I start applying for jobs in Texas? My friend says I should start applying now in January but I’m […]

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Applying For Jobs Out Of State? This Resume Tip Can Help

Your resume is extremely important in finding a job and is the biggest factor in whether you get the interview or not. Living in one state (or country) and applying for jobs out of state makes it even more vital. And one of the biggest hurdles is how to list your location on your resume when applying for […]

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How to Ask About Next Steps in the Interview Process

How to Ask About Next Steps in the Interview Process

If you’re looking for how to ask about next steps in the interview process, you’re in the right place. I’m going to walk you through how to ask about next steps in the hiring process at the end of your interview, and via email if you forget to ask face-to-face. Let’s get started… Finish Your […]

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What to Know About Sales Jobs Before Taking One

What to Know About Sales Jobs Before Taking One

There are a few things you should know about a sales job before taking one. If you’re considering a sales career, don’t worry – this article will take you through EVERYTHING you need to know about working in sales. The reality is: Most people don’t know what a sales job is like. You don’t learn […]

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Best Subject Lines for Job Applications: 3 Examples

The best subject lines for job applications are direct and professional. In your subject line, you should indicate what job you’ve applied for, while keeping it as simple as possible. Long or overly-complicated email subject lines aren’t necessary on applications; the only goal of your email subject line is to get the reader to open […]

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