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My Boss Stole My Idea

My Boss Stole My Idea

I’m willing to bet that most of us have experienced some form of this. You’re sitting in a meeting, you say something relatively insightful, the meeting attendants barely bat an eye, five minutes later, someone else (usually white and/or male) says the exact same thing […]

The 10 Most Common Resume Mistakes

The 10 Most Common Resume Mistakes

Terry and I review resumes often and we find a lot of the same mistakes. Unfortunately, good resume etiquette is not as widespread as one would assume and too many people miss out on great opportunities because they don’t have anyone to guide them in […]

20 Weak Resume Action Verbs and 60 Replacements

20 Weak Resume Action Verbs and 60 Replacements

The opportunities you have access to rely heavily on how well you market yourself. Your resume is often the first point of contact for many gatekeepers to your next level of success. No matter what your previous or current role is, you can make it […]

Must Know Negotiation Skills for Women

Must Know Negotiation Skills for Women

I promise you, I hate that I’m writing this post, but it’s a reality that I know I’m not the only one facing so I have to write it. I want to share with you a story of my experience with a negotiation first, then […]

Interview Tips from a Director of HR

Interview Tips from a Director of HR

We’ve talked a little about common resume mistakes, resume action verbs, and skipped ahead to negotiation skills, but addressing interview skills is another vital component to securing the job you want. Terry currently leads the human resources division (everything that involves sourcing, recruitment, interviewing and […]