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Best Advice: The Worst Thing You Can Do Is Nothing

Best Advice: The Worst Thing You Can Do Is Nothing | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
People assume that hard work alone is all they need to succeed. I would argue that’s not quite true. My success in business, and in particular at Herjavec Group, has been achieved with a mix of careful preparation, calculated risks, the development of a world-class team and, of course, a dose of good luck. It has NOT by any means been achieved by idleness.Time and time again we hear the analogy between climbing a mountain and the road to success: Life is a lot like climbing a mountain, with the ultimate prize of success (whether it be monetary, career, or interpersonal) waiting at the t
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Best Advice: I Quit My Job Every Year, and You Should Too

Best Advice: I Quit My Job Every Year, and You Should Too | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
In this series, professionals share the words of wisdom that made all the difference in their lives. Follow the stories here and write your own (please include the hashtag #BestAdvice in the body of your post).Every December 31st, I quit my job. The next day I decide if I want to take the job again for the New Year. It helps me clear the noise and make sure I am 150 percent behind what I am doing and that it is how I want to spend the majority of my waking hours.Last year was perhaps the hardest year of my career. While learning how to be a co-founder of a company, I was on the road and away
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How I Read Your CV | James Caan CBE | LinkedIn

How I Read Your CV | James Caan CBE | LinkedIn | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
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3 Questions You Need to Ask to Find a Job You Like

3 Questions You Need to Ask to Find a Job You Like | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
Whether you’re a new graduate, considering a career change, or in the midst of a job search, it’s easy to get excited by all the job opportunities out there. It’s also easy to get overwhelmed. Where do you start looking for the right job if you don’t know what the right job for you might be?
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Love The Fact You're Different | Tim Mullen | LinkedIn

Love The Fact You're Different | Tim Mullen | LinkedIn | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
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How to Nail Your Next Job (Before You Even Apply)

How to Nail Your Next Job (Before You Even Apply) | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
Forget the Fairy Tales
Gold watches and pensions can be filed under “career fairy tales” these days. In fact, just surviving a round or two of layoffs is considered a happy ending. In a tough economy and an increasingly competitive job market, it may feel like you should always be planning your n...
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8 Tips and Tricks for LinkedIn Power Users

8 Tips and Tricks for LinkedIn Power Users | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
Here are eight ways to get a leg up on the LinkedIn competition.
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6 Ways to Attract Recruiters to Your LinkedIn Profile

6 Ways to Attract Recruiters to Your LinkedIn Profile | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
LinkedIN’s career expert Nicole Williams elaborates on six LinkedIN tips to optimize your profile and attract more recruiters.
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18 Areas of Knowledge Every SEO Must Possess | SEJ

18 Areas of Knowledge Every SEO Must Possess | SEJ | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
As SEOs, we need to know a lot of stuff. Combine this knowledge with other abilities and you will become a master of your trade.
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7 Traits of Truly Sensational Startup Employees

7 Traits of Truly Sensational Startup Employees | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
What matters in a small, growth-oriented startup is often very different from what matters in a huge, stability-oriented corporation.
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6 Bad Entrepreneur Habits to Kick in 2015

6 Bad Entrepreneur Habits to Kick in 2015 | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
Bad Habits. We all have them. Entrepreneurs have some more than others.
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10 Things You Can Do To Improve Your Career TODAY | CAREEREALISM

10 Things You Can Do To Improve Your Career TODAY | CAREEREALISM | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it

Your manager isn't responsible for your career - you are. Want success? Here are 10 things you can do today and this year to improve your career.

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How to Grow Your Leads With Social Media Marketing

How to Grow Your Leads With Social Media Marketing | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
Do you need more leads for your business?Are you looking to better understand your fans?When you collect data from your fans, you can make your products better and improve customer service.In this article I'll share three ways to use social media to gather leads and insights from yo
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7 Sentences You Shouldn't Say to Your Boss - EVER

7 Sentences You Shouldn't Say to Your Boss - EVER | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
There are certain things all bosses dread to hear. “I lost the account,” “There’s a big mistake,” and “I think the building is on fire,” would all qualify, but I’m talking about sentences that may seem innocuous to you, but can be a big deal to your boss.Consider each of these sentences — and how you can turn them around to stay on your boss’ good side.
“Are you sure you want to do that…?”You don’t want to come across as teaching your boss something he or she already knows. Tread carefully when schooling your
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Four Ways Bosses Fail New Employees | Jeff Haden | LinkedIn

Four Ways Bosses Fail New Employees | Jeff Haden | LinkedIn | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
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4 Things You Wish You Knew Before Your Interview

4 Things You Wish You Knew Before Your Interview | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
Although you can’t exactly get inside the head of a hiring manager, you can gain some insight about some of the things they look for during a job interview.
Did you know that within 90 seconds of a job interview, the interviewer has already formed their impression of if you’re a good fit for the ...
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My First 90 Days: The Secrets You Must Know About Your New Job | Colin Shaw | LinkedIn

My First 90 Days: The Secrets You Must Know About Your New Job | Colin Shaw | LinkedIn | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
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How to Ace Your Next Phone Interview

How to Ace Your Next Phone Interview | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
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 phone interview.
“The global economy means more and more cross...
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Unemployed? The Right (and Wrong) Way to Brand Yourself

Unemployed? The Right (and Wrong) Way to Brand Yourself | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
Being out of work is terrifying, and it can be tempting to tell everyone how desperate you are for a job. But take it from this recruiter: That strategy isn't working. Instead, brand yourself as a confident, capable candidate with these tips.
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Career Advice You Should Never Follow

Career Advice You Should Never Follow | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
With so much career advice floating around the interwebs, some of it is bound to be total bollocks. (It’s Christmas season, of course I have Love, Actually quotes on the brain.) Luckily we here at Levo don’t just trust the haphazardly doled-out opinions of self-appointed “leadership experts” and ...
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Startup Founders Can Thrive in Hard Times Because of These 3 Things

Startup Founders Can Thrive in Hard Times Because of These 3 Things | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
Even if the world wants them to be, entrepreneurs aren't superhuman.
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How to Have a Successful Local SEO Campaign in 2015

How to Have a Successful Local SEO Campaign in 2015 | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it

Do you want to start the new year off right with a successful local SEO campaign in 2015? This new year guide by Casey Meraz will help you to understand the common issues businesses will face and how to jump start your campaign.

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21 Things You Should Do On Your First Day Of Work

21 Things You Should Do On Your First Day Of Work | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
The first day at your new job may be among the most memorable — and perhaps stressful — of your career.
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5 Resume Mistakes to Avoid

5 Resume Mistakes to Avoid | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
Avoid the biggest resume mistakes and stand out from the crowd.
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These are the Top 5 Career Regrets

These are the Top 5 Career Regrets | Jop and Career Tips | Scoop.it
Most people regret about the things they didn't do than the things they did
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