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Asked by ari on July 19, 2016

I recently saw a job post for a company I applied to months ago but got rejected for the position. This is a different position, one in which I have more experience in. Should I apply for this new position and should I email the HR manager that I am interested in this position?

Textron, Cigna have responded.

Great question! It can be a very strenuous task when applying for positions. It’s great to see that you are not giving up. I suggest that you apply for the position; the worst that can happen is that…

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Asked by Omar on July 19, 2016

What skills do I need to have if I want to work in the Human Resources Management Field? And do you think online courses can help me gain an internship?

Caterpillar have responded.

The first thing to think about is to pursue a degree in Human Resources.  Most 4 year colleges offer some kind of HR program which will give you exposure to all areas of the field, and there are many offered…

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Asked by Kaitlyn on July 15, 2016

I would like to pursue a career in Anthropology or Cultural Anthropology, but do not know if I can get a job anywhere but teaching. Can you find Anthropology jobs outside of teaching?

Daikin Applied have responded.

Hello,
Yes, you can find jobs in your field of Anthorpology or Culutural Anthropology without teaching.  Some of the best places to look are Indeed.com or search any of the internet browsers and you'll…

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Asked by Connor on July 14, 2016

Hi I'm a senior who will be entering the pharmaceutical industry and trying to come up with an elevator pitch about myself that can be used in interviews and conversation. What information should I include and do you think there is a certain organization to the pitch that is best?

AT&T have responded.

Awesome question! It crosses all industries and is a skill everyone should cultivate. Your elevator pitch is 3 things: 30 seconds. What's your skill? What's your ask?

Now let's break it out. 30 seconds,…

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Asked by Laura on July 14, 2016

I got an email from a lady in HR asking if I was available for a telephone interview that same day. I wasn't, but gave a day when I would be available. Her email response just said 'Do you not get a lunch break?' I found this rude. How should I respond?

AT&T, Daikin Applied, Cigna have responded.

Hi there!  In reading your question, I've opted to look at it from a couple of different perspectives.  First off, how great that you have someone interested in talking to your further.  It's…

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Blog post on March 2, 2015

How to Change Careers

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Changing careers is common for many people. Whether you’ve simply discovered you actually hate your current career path or your industry has made it impossible for you to continue being employed...

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Blog post on February 26, 2015

5 Ways to Improve Your Resume

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You found the perfect job opening. It has all the elements you desire: compensation, corporate culture, and location are all in line with your dream job...

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Blog post on February 23, 2015

Coffee Fiends In The Workplace

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Coffee is a national pastime for millions of people in the US. From the first cup shortly after the alarm goes off in the morning, to the 3pm refuel we’re a country that loves our bitter caffeinated beverages...

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Blog post on February 20, 2015

The Balancing Act Of Vacation Time

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Vacation time can be a difficult subject to deal with in the workplace. Most companies have a set amount of paid time off based on various elements that designate a person’s ‘right’ to more or less vacation...

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Blog post on February 17, 2015

How To Work With People You Genuinely Dislike

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The workspace can be a place of inspiration and joy, filled with people who you deeply appreciate. Your office can also be a drudgery littered with various individuals who you’d rather not see twice let alone every day...

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