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Top Video Job Interview Tips

Top Video Job Interview Tips

Due to COVID 19 restrictions, the recruitment process has experienced some challenges. With most face-time sessions suspended, video interviews come as a viable solution especially on filtering several candidates.

If you are taking your first Zoom video interview, the experience …

By Travis Lindemoen
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Governance in a New Normal State of Risks

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By: Kaifeng Yang, The American Society for Public Administration

Retrieved from: https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/puar.13248

Abstract

This Viewpoint essay understands China’s COVID‐19 responses through the lens of six paradoxes, focusing on normal and non‐normal governance, competing values, expertise and politics, centralization and decentralization, public and private, and technology and …

By Kaifeng Yang
Kaifeng Yang Unprecedented Challenges, Familiar Paradoxes: COVID‐19 and Governance in a New Normal State of Risks
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Why is Supply Chain Such a Great Career Path?

Why is Supply Chain Such a Great Career Path?

By Mortson Enterprises Inc. | Retrieved from  Supply Chain Game Changer™, “Why is Supply Chain Such a Great Career Path?”

When I started my career the term “Supply Chain” had just been coined. As such it was many years before I …

By Mortson Enterprises Inc.
Mortson Enterprises Inc. Why is Supply Chain Such a Great Career Path?
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Career Branding: Leverage Your Unique Work Trademark

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What comes to mind when asked to name:

A reliable tissue, A refreshing type of cola, A very safe car

Many of you probably thought of Kleenex, Coke and Volvo. If you did, those companies have done their job in …

By Serena Santillanes
Serena Santillanes President
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Know Your Rights | How the Law Protects Workers’ Health During COVID-19

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COVID-19 has forced all of us to take a good, hard look at our health and access to healthcare. While we wait for the global curve to flatten, many of us are experiencing heightened anxiety over how illness can affect …

By Nisha Kumar Kulkarni
Nisha Kumar Kulkarni
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Are You Considering A Career In the Nonprofit Sector?

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Working for non-profits leads to satisfying employment filled with purpose and meaning!
Nonprofit employment is about always feeling over-worked and under-paid!
Nonprofit jobs are exciting, creative, and cutting-edge!
The nonprofit sector is a stressful career doing too much with too …
By Serena Santillanes
Serena Santillanes President
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Job Search Blues: Stop searching and start finding the opportunities you want!

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Are you frustrated with a job search that takes months of time with little results? Not winning interviews? Not getting callbacks? Getting offers for jobs you don’t want? Feeling demoralized and hopeless? I have a secret…the The traditional job search …
By Serena Santillanes
Serena Santillanes President
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THE ART OF NEGOTIATING A NEW SALARY OR A RAISE

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As the title of this article says, effective negotiation is an art–meaning a skill or craft. Therefore, successful negotiations should be a planned and strategic exchange rather than a spontaneous eruption of demands or threats. The word negotiation is defined …
By Serena Santillanes,
Serena Santillanes, President
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Networking: It’s Not A Bad Word!

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For many, the word networking elicits thoughts of schmoozing, asking for something, or slick salesmanship. But in reality, networking is defined in the dictionary as “a supportive system of sharing information and services among individuals and groups having a common …

By Serena Santillanes
Serena Santillanes President
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Creating an “Ideal” Job

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It has been said that dream jobs are not found but created. In my twenty-plus years as a career counselor I can attest to that wisdom! The first key to creating a dream job is knowing what makes it “ideal.” …
By Serena Santillanes,
Serena Santillanes, President
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