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5 Reasons You Need To Update Your Resume

Having a resume that helps you secure those important job interviews is critical to making your job search a little bit easier. Your resume serves as a marketing tool for you when you’re applying to jobs. If your resume is outdated, it is effectively working against you, instead of for you. It might seem like a waste of time to update your resume, but having a weak resume is essentially disqualifying you from future consideration. Having an updated and strong resume is the difference in ge...

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Going from Employee to Entrepreneur: What to Keep in Mind?

When entering the world of entrepreneurship, most of us believe it’s all about having an awesome business idea. Then, a plethora of unexpected problems arise and we see we were wrong. When starting your own business, you need to have a great business plan to support you, secure your funds ahead of time, and keep track of industry trends to rise above your rivals. Most importantly, entrepreneurship is an investment in the long-run and, as such, it requires lots of patience and dedication....

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Startup Culture: The Benefits and Challenges of a Remote Workforce

The digital revolution will continue to transform the way we work. It’s brought people closer together, and it’s made it far easier for businesses to understand themselves and their target audiences. And it’s also helped usher in a new era where remote and freelance work are now mainstream. And it appears this shift towards working out of the office is going to continue. There has been a 115 percent increase in the amount of people telecommuting since 2015, and 90 percent of...

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Best Practices for Making Your Product Stand Out

When you're selling a product that you may believe in, you likely want to attract customers and boost sales. However, gaining a competitive advantage is always a challenge. If you're going to make your product stand out in a crowded market, there are a few main tips to follow.   Create Unique Ads   The ads that are used to market your product will determine if customers are interested in what you're selling and if they'll consider buying the item. Create uni...

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How to Find the Perfect New Hire for Your Team

Hiring the right employee can be a challenging process. Not only do you want to make sure that you have found the perfect candidate for the job responsibility, but you also want to ensure that the person is an excellent cultural fit with the company. Hiring the wrong person can end up as a costly venture and potentially damage your work environment. Here are four things to consider when looking to hire the ideal colleague for your team:   Be Specific   Before you can begin...