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Need to send an email to apply for a job? Here's how. 
Sample email job application letter to use to apply for a job, plus more job application letter examples and writing tips.
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Do you have a job interview on your calendar? Review the top questions employers ask, and examples of the best answers, before you go.
Review the most common job interview questions that employers ask, examples of the best answers for each question, and tips for how to respond.
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How to job search the quick and easy way.
6 ways to keep it simple when job searching, what you don't need to job search, and to get the most out of the time you have to spend on looking for your next new job.
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Tips and advice for what to do if your co-workers are higher paid, including how to decide whether to bring it up, and how to ask for more money.
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Worried about the boss catching you job searching? Here's how to keep your job search secret.
Want to keep your job search secret? Review these 10 tips to keep your boss from discovering you're looking for a new job.
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How to quit your job the right way.
When you tender your resignation from employment, paying attention to proper resignation etiquette is important. Here are tips for resigning with class.
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Connect with 200 companies that are hiring! 
Looking for your dream job? Join me at #worldhiringday on Sept. 14th with @hirevue! http://hir.vu/whd
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Short on time? Here's how to get the maximum out of the time you have to find work.
If you've been job searching for awhile, you know that there's a lot of grunt work when it comes to finding work. If only we were paid for the hours we spend job hunting, because it really could be its own part-time (or full-time) gig.
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Celebrate Fight Procrastination Day by getting stuff done, even if you'd rather be sitting in a hammock, eating leftover BBQ.
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A great reference can help you get hired for a new job. Review these 12 tips for how to get a great reference to get yours lined up.
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Do you need to update your resume? Here's how to do it quickly and easily.
Tips for updating a resume, including what to add and delete, how to edit, and how to ensure you have an updated version of your resume ready to apply for jobs.
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Alison Doyle is a job search and employment expert with many years of experience in human resources, career development, and job searching, with a focus on online job searching, social media, professional networking, and employment trends and technologies. 

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12 Tips for Getting Great References
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A great reference can help you get hired for a new job. Review these 12 tips for how to get a great reference to get yours lined up.

Job Seekers, Knowledge Is Power And So Is Your Network
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Attention all job seekers: we’ve just added even more personalized insights to LinkedIn Jobs to highlight your key connections at a company

Job Search - Job Search, Employment & Career Ad...
jobsearch.about.com - written by Alison Doyle

Job search advice including job listings, job search engines, resume writing, cover letters, interviewing, employment information, and more job search tips and

The Yelp Open Letter Makes Me Glad Social Media Arrived After I No Longe...
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Talia Jane's open letter to her CEO got her fired from Yelp ... and made her the center of media attention.

Social + Data = Better Decisions for Students
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Back in August of 2010, my daughter started her freshman year of college, and I joined LinkedIn to help students make more informed – and in

Why LinkedIn Recommendations and Endorsements Should Matter To You
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One of the most common questions I hear is: “Which means more to have on my LinkedIn Profile, a recommendation or an endorsement?” The answe

Giving You More Reasons to Share on SlideShare
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SlideShare community: We’ve heard you loud and clear! Over the last few years, we’ve created and enhanced premium tools built to empower you

8 Things Not to Do on LinkedIn | Alison Doyle | LinkedIn
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I thought it was just me who was getting a bit annoyed with LinkedIn lately. Then one of my Facebook friends commented that LinkedIn was sta

How To Stop Stressing Over Your Child's Job Search
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In a daunting market, don’t let their quest for work become your issue.

Congress Needs to Renew EUC Unemployment Benefits
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I have a blog post about extended unemployment benefits on my About.com site that had close to 10,000 comments from unemployed workers. Ther

If the dress code is dead for workers, is it still alive for job seekers...
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GQ magazine said the dress code died in 2013, but this may not be the case for job seekers.

The Long And Short Of Long-Term Unemployment [Infographic]
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Although 44 percent of the long-term jobless said they look for work every day, 30 percent haven't been on a job interview in a year, says n

Top 10 Job Titles That Didn’t Exist 5 Years Ago [INFOGRAPHIC]
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The workplace is constantly changing and how we define what we do is no exception. Since we just welcomed the new 2014, we thought it’d be f

Why hobbies are quickly becoming careers - MonsterWorking
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Two careers experts describe how people are increasingly turning their enjoyable pastimes into gainful work.

Obama: Renewing Benefits for Long-Term Unemployed Is Priority | TIME.com
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The president urged lawmakers to make it their "first order of business"

How to Get The Job You Dream [INFOGRAPHIC] | JobCluster.com Blog
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Here is a useful infographic to teach you the finer details of how to get the job you dream or want.

Top 25 Job Search Tips for 2014
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Top 25 Job Search Tips for 2014 by Alison Doyle of About.com

Meet The Team, Volume 2: Meredith Worsham
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Hey all! Welcome back to About About. Today, we’re introducing Meredith Worsham - Senior Manager of Communications in the Public Relations d

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