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Starting salaries hit an all-time high for new college graduates.

Posted By: Harry Dahlstrom

In a study of 145,000 entry-level employment positions in the United States, researches found that the average starting salary for 2017 college graduates is $48,270. That’s three percent higher than last year and 14 percent higher than 2007, just before the Great Recession.

Top 10 Body Language Mistakes to Avoid During a Job Interview

Posted By: Harry Dahlstrom

Your resume was impressive so a hiring manager gave you a call. The manager liked what you had to say on the phone so she invited you to a job interview. Now, don’t let the following body-language mistakes ruin your momentum.

Don’t exaggerate on your resume. You don’t need to.

Posted By: Harry Dahlstrom

After weeks of looking for a job with no results, lots of job hunters become discouraged. Some become desperate. Many think that the only way to get a hiring manager to notice them is to boost their skills and accomplishments. So they exaggerate.

Two BIG reasons why you should dress professionally for a job interview.

Posted By: Harry Dahlstrom

Have you ever watched little kids in their costumes on Halloween night? Kids wearing super-hero outfits, princess dresses, and monster masks actually behave as if they were those characters.

Job Networking, a Beginner’s Guide.

Posted By: Harry Dahlstrom

Ask your friends how they got their jobs, and a lot of them will tell you, “A friend helped me get the job.” Networking. That’s friends helping friends find jobs.

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