Moms: Use Online Opportunities to Become Self Employed

Many moms want to stay at home with the kids, but it just isn’t economically possible. Use online opportunities to become self employed. Through online opportunities, many moms can use stay at home jobs to earn income even as they serve as primary caregivers for their children. There are lots […]

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Freelance Writer

What Every Freelancer Should Know Before Writing From Home

Working from home as a freelance writer may look great to the untrained eye, but don’t let the flashy numbers fool you. Sure, you can work in your PJs, sleep in until nine and take a day off to go to the beach. However, those luxuries come at a very […]


Motivation – A Major Factor in Your Job Search

A good friend of mine has been out of work for over a year and a half after being laid off from a senior level management position. It seems like every other person you talk with today has been laid off at least one time in their career. Unemployment has […]

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10 Things Every Job Seeker Needs to Know About LinkedIn

In case you haven’t heard, LinkedIn is the tool job seekers need to use to shorten their search and maximize the number of interviews they land (JobVite.com). In short, there’s no better way to penetrate the Hidden Job Market you may have heard about, which encompasses the 70% of all […]


A Few Ideas for Work From Home Jobs for Moms

More and more people today are starting to work from home. It’s a great way to earn money while working in a comfortable environment. If you are a mom, you may want to work from home, as it gives you a chance to stay with your children while still providing […]

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What Employers Opportunities & Job Postings Say About Them

Employees who have ever been out of work, or even those have been employed all of their life but still looked for a possible career advancement opportunity just to see “what’s out there,” have probably been to one of any number of job boards. There one will find all sorts […]


Simple Steps to Improve Job Search Success

In the not-too-distant past, the job search required little more than reading the daily newspaper and sending copies of the cover letter and resume by mail. Networking was face-to-face, and employers were generally faster to respond. However, today’s career search is far more complex, necessitating online resumes, employment search boards, […]

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Tips to Improve Your Cover Letter

Most job applications, whether by email or online form, require a cover letter. The purpose of the cover letter is to link the skills on your resume to the requirements of position that you are applying for. Therefore, once you have finally completed the monumental task of writing your resume, […]


How to Land a Freelance Job on oDesk.com

In today’s faltering economy with rising unemployment, one website offers freelancers the chance to work at home in an innovative virtual office. Here’s how it works. It has been a dream for many to make money from the comfort of home. With so many people losing their jobs in today’s […]

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Writing a Cover Letter That Gets the Job Done

It’s a debate that has gone on for years. Are resume cover letters really necessary? And if they are, how does someone write a good one? Here are some tips. When it comes to resume cover letters, there is a long-standing debate about whether or not they are effective or […]