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Career Crossroads - Emily Fitzpatrick

Assessing Your Career

Your Greatest Strengths

Issues to Expect in Job Interview

Artificial Intelligence and The Candidate's Search

Please, No Technical Words in Your Resume

“Being Fired after Giving Notice”

“Network in Seeking Employment”

Phone Interviews

Falling into Your Career

Changes to occur with current employer...

Do I Need Permission to Take on a Second Job?

Updating Your LinkedIn Profile’s Title/Heading

Telling My Employer I am Leaving

Accepting New Career-How Do I Handle Commissions Due?

Standing Out of Digital Clutter

Are You Meeting Your Career Goals or Plans?

How Do I Present My Successes?

Soft Skills

“Should I Submit My Resume during the Holiday Season?”

Is it Legal to do Background Checks?

“Being Thankful”

Unemployed due to FinTech

Are You Making Mistakes in Your Job Search?

Maybe It's Time to Become a 'Consultant'?

“The Meaning of Candidate Fit”

Wants to Work in Bank in Credit Capacity

Wants to Get into Leasing

What is No Longer Relevant in My Resume?

Need Tips for Telephone Interview

Nondisclosure and Confidentiality Agreements

Wants to Get into Leasing

Simple: Name on Top of Resume

Making the Right Decision in Changing Companies

Can’t Remember the Exact Dates of My Earlier Positions

Simple: Name on Top of Resume

How Long Should the Resume be?

Have Not Heard Anything in Two Weeks

What Are Transferable Skills?

Political Discussions in the Office

Teamwork Experience

Difference in Resume Formats

How do I Handle Illegal Interview Questions?

May I leave certain employers and jobs off my resume?

What is the Interviewer Looking For?

“New Website: Assist Current/Future Career Goals”

Employee Referral Fee

“Haven’t Heard Back. What Should I Do? ”

“Advice on Performance Reviews”

“How Do I Tell Them Politely – Not Interested?”

“What is Career Branding?”

Cover Letter Length Guidelines

“Should I Run a Background Check on Myself?”

“Should I Tell My Work Colleague I am Looking?”

“I Need to Get Some Good References”

“Do I Need a Four Year Degree to be Successful?”

"How do I handle 'age' in an interview?"

"Good Reasons to Make a Career Change"

"Should I Include a Photo with Resume?"

“No Substitute for CAREFULL Proofreading”

How do I know if I am making the right sales move?

“Using Testimonials in Your Resume”

“Was in ‘Administration’/Now Hard Time Finding Job”

“What is Career Branding?”

“Should I Pursue a MBA Degree or CLFP to Advance?”

“What Should I Put in My Resume Summary Section?”

“How Do I Handle an Applicant Tracking System?”

“New Year---New Career?”

“Should I use Facebook to find a new position?”

Should I Use a Recruiter?

Handling Being Laid Off Before or During the Holiday Season

Been out of leasing, but want back in

Why I left my previous employer...

“I would like to move to another location”

“Can I Inquire about the Company’s Culture?”

“Too Much Personal Information”

“Thinking about Leaving”

“How do I stand out/impress?”

“Will Ten Years at Same Company Go Against Me?”

Negotiating Employment Agreements or the Real Reason
Jennifer Lawrence Got Paid Less Than Bradley Cooper

“How Do I Find Out Why I Was Not Hired?”

“Need Tips for Telephone Interview”

“Getting Around Applicant Tracking System”

“What Can I Deduct for My Job Search?”

“Paid Time Off – What Should I Expect?”

“Words Not to Use in Your Resume”

“Do I Give References Prior to an Offer”

“Wants to work in bank in credit capacity”

Will You Fit In?

"Lied on My Resume, But Want to Become Clean About It"

“What Do They Mean by Casual Attire?”

“Panel Interview Tips”

"How do I handle 'age' in an interview?"

“Issues to Expect in Job Interview”

“Employment Offer: How Long to Wait to Respond”

“Thank You Notes”

“Your Greatest Strengths”

“Please Share with New Intern/New College Employee”

“Properly Bidding Farewell to Your Colleagues”

“Tips for a Telephone Interview”

“Goal Should Be to Secure a Second Interview”

“How a Salesman Should Make a Career Presentation”

“What to Bring to a Job Interview”

“Best Way to Search for New Position”

“Best Way to Ask for a Raise”

“Getting Interview, but No Offers—Now What?”

“Running Personal Credit at Interview Procedure”

“Education Formatting on Resume”

“How Many References Should I Provide”

“Travel Expenses for an Employment Interview”

“When Would I Expect a Promotion?”

Why do Resume Services Cost so Much?

“What is the purpose of working with a recruiter?”

“Should I Tell My Friend at Work I am Looking”

“Picture for My Resume or LinkedIn”

"How Long Should I Wait for an Offer?"

"NO Cheating on your Resume or Application"

“Telephone Interviews”

“I’m Leaving Right after I Get My Bonus”

“I Want to Move”

“Invest in Your Career 2015”

“Religious References on Resume”

“Do I Need a ‘Brag Book?’”

Editing Your Recommendations on LinkedIn

“I’m Leaving Right after I Get My Bonus”

“Offer Not What I Was Looking for…What do I do Next?”

“Time to Create 2015 Career Roadmap”

“Holiday Season Best Time to Network”

“Grab a Reader’s Attention when Emailing your Resume”

Career Search during the Holiday Season

Who to Approach for an Informational Interview/Session

“Updating Your LinkedIn Profile’s Title/Heading”

Conducting a Confidential Job Search while Employed

“How Not to Raise Red Flags on LinkedIn”

The Fine Line between Accepting an Offer & Resigning

“How Do I Establish Rapport with My Interviewer?”

“Interviewer Had Concerns. Help!”

“How Do I Exit an Interview Ending?”

“Critiquing a Resume”

"I was fired, how do I handle this in my job search?”

“Video Interview Pointers”

“At the Point, They Want a Plan from Me”

“How to Handle ‘Behavioral’ Questions”

“The Interview Will be in a Hotel Lobby”

“My Personal Credit in the Employment Interview”

“References—Who Should I Give?”

“If not interested, do I still follow-up about the job?”

“Who Do I Address in My Cover Letter?”

“Job Boards---Be Careful”

“Contact Information on My Resume—Do’s and Don'ts”

“Can Potential Employer Use Social Media Information?”

“Online Presence Advice”

“Resume in ASCII Text File”

“In addition to Salary, Benefits”

“How to Highlight Your Skills in an Interview”

“They First Want a Phone Interview…”

“What is a Pre-Interview?”

“How to Evaluate Your Interview Performance"

“Competition Today for Jobs in Leasing”

“I’ve Been Out of Job Market a While…”

“How to Career Search before an Interview”

“Can and How Do I View My Personnel File”

“In Interview, When Is Best Time to Ask a Question”

“Outside Interests Often Asked by Employers”

“Do I or When Do I ask a Probing Question?”

“How Do I Assess My Potential Supervisor?”

“Writing a Letter of Resignation”

“Preparing for an Interview?"

“New Year’s Career Resolutions”

“Learning about the Employer”

“Interview Follow-up Letter”

“Judging a Company with Your Career Goals”

“Do I Need a Four Year Degree to be Successful?”

“Should I ask about receiving a year-end bonus?”

“Number #1 Trait in Job Interview”

"Using My LinkedIn Profile as My Resume"

“Tips on Handling “Bullying” in the Workplace?”

“Prospective Employer Requests ‘Functional Resume’"

“When Do I Bring Up Salary in the Interview?”

“How Do I handle rejection from potential employer?”

“How Do I Explain Being Unemployed for Awhile?”

How to Answer ‘What you don’t like about your job?’

“Position Filled---But Would Like to Work for this Company”

“How to Attend a Job Fair”

“How do you get along with difficult colleagues?”

“Preparing a Resume for Uploading?”

“Wants to work in bank in credit capacity”

“Tips on How Not to Be Nervous for a Job Interview”

Maybe It's Time to Become a 'Consultant'?

“Not Doing Well in My Job Search”

“How to Keep Confidential from Employer
You are Looking Elsewhere?”

Signs of an Immanent Layoff

“What an Interviewer is Looking for”

“What is Legal and Illegal for an Employer to Ask?”

What is the Interviewer Looking For?

“How do I prepare for an employment test?”

“How Enthused Should I be in an Interview”

Creating a LinkedIn and Facebook page

In Operations...Heard will be terminated! How should I prepare?

“Follow-Up After Sending Resume”

“How do I deal with a ‘poor interviewer’?”

“I have an offer---Is it just the money?”

“Tips for Online Job Searching”

“Getting frustrated in my job search”

“What is the true goal of a resume?”

“I Am Ready to Move On!”

How do I handle 'age' in an interview?

I just lost my job----now what?

Second Interview: Over Lunch? What Now?

How do I know if the interviewer is interested?

Wants to Get Back in Leasing

I Have an Offer---Now What?

Besides a Suit-What should I or should not wear?

Colleague and I Applying for same Position

Changing Career to Sales

Do I need to sign a non-disclosure agreement?

Job Board Resume Posting

Job Search Expenses are Tax Deductible

Email Correspondence at Work While Job Hunting

Headhunter?---I need a Recruiter!

I don’t want to work with the company recruiter!

New Year---New Career?

Flubs the Interview—What Now?

Submitting to a Web Site

Want to relocate back to United States

Do I have to pass a test to get the job?

Job Application Follow Up

How do I move up in operations?

Looking for ‘good’ interview questions

HELP – I Think I Made The Wrong Career Move!

Do I need different versions of my resume?

Immediate Steps to Take if you are Let Go

Greeting a hiring manager

Wants to get into Leasing

When do I ask about compensation?

It’s been two weeks!

They want more information!

Use verbs in my resume?

They want me to relocate@!

Next cubicle always complaints about her job

Best way to ask for a raise?

They want references

Is it Legal to do background checks?

...forced to state not fit for the position to get my check

It's been 2 weeks since the interview

Should I bring resume to the Interview?

Am I burnt out in leasing?

My Facebook Profile in Job Hunting...

Should I leave my current employer?

Want to bring Sales Team with me

“Use Text on a Job Board”

“Copier Salesman wants to get into leasing”

“Non-compete, but I want to leave!”

“Recruiter calls me too much!”

“Never Accept a Counter Offer”

“Should I Include a Photo with Resume?”

“Should I Tweet?”

I believe I may be let go”

"Thinking of going into another industry."

“Reasons Employers Look Elsewhere”

“Appearance for an interview”

“They want sample deals”

“Negotiating a Salary”

"...laid off without notice!"

 "Don't want to give references on first interview."

“…whisperings of a lay off”

“…could my age have something to do with it?”

Should I update my resume?

Hard Time Securing New Sales Role

Pursue a degree?

Should I use Facebook to find a new position?

Why I left my previous employer…

Picture with resume?

New Job Offer & Year-End Bonus

Changes to occur with current employer…

Been out of leasing, but want back in

Besides a Resume…

Unemployed—Lease Administration

How do I know if it's right to move to another company?

What is the purpose of working with a recruiter?

Need Tips for Telephone Interview

Telling My Employer I am Leaving

I would like to move to another location

How Long Should the Resume be?

Thinking about Leaving

Telephone Interview

What to bring to an interview

Do I tell my colleague

Haven’t heard, what do I do next?

What to wear for informal interview

Cover Letter Value