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J.T. O'Donnell
Works at CAREEREALISM
Attended Tufts University
Lives in Hampton
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Oprah? Jimmy Fallon? J Lo? Michael Jordan?  What do that all have in common? They are all celebrity role models - see which one is most like you!!!!!!!!!

Very cool quiz for a Friday!
All of us have influencers – They can be anyone from your older brother to your favorite superstar. Who is your CELEBRITY role model? Take this quiz to find out!
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Yes! A job can change your life for better OR worse! Read here then share your own story with #ajobchangedme  
"I'll just go on the interview to get some practice."That's what I told myself when a company I randomly sent my cover letter and resume to after a miserable week at my job called me to set an
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Great story on the power of peer support when you start a company!
Meet Jen Jenkins. A long-time friend from growing up. She was the head of our high school student council. You just knew she would go on to do good work. She was (and still is!), as they say, a total
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Epic FAILS in LinkedIn Profile Pics - Great video!
One of the best things about working with a creative group of co-workers is how much fun they can have developing a teachable moment.My office mates made this hilarious, yet spot-on video of the
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Great clip. Online daters can also pickup a few tips for their profile photos! 
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Ways to make Millenials (GenY) more successful on the job.
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Want to be employable for a lifetime? You need to spend more time on LinkedIn - here are the logical/smart reasons why....
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Don't keep your head in the sand. Job security is dead. It's time to embrace opportunity....
Recently, I wrote an article on the need for companies to stop hiring for full-time, long-term jobs. The idea was to show the importance of companies being:A) More transparent about their talent
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Many people prepping for interviews fail to learn these valuable insights. See what really gets you the job and how to present yourself in the best possible fashion!
NOTE: This is a new type of "mega-post" I'm trying here on LinkedIn as a way to provide a succinct set of resources and links on a particular topic. I'm hoping it can help readers get all the info
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I remember being told many years ago that people will buy from people they...know...like ... and trust.  I find that this is helpful in preparing for an interview.  I also tell my clients that their job is to CHARM the interviewer, but in a genuine way, as you mention in your article.
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Supermarket workers in the Northeast are showing us how caring leadership pays off. Would YOU fight to get your ex-CEO his job back? Read more here...
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Are you brave enough to ditch "security" for "opportunity" in your career? New study shows those who do have potential to be happier AND make more $$$.....
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Do you know how to use crowdsourcing to improve your LInkedIn profile? Check it out....
Did you know? Only 50% of LinkedIn users have properly completed their profiles? Even though two people per second are joining LinkedIn and it now has over 300 million members, the number of people
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Enjoy your summer AND move ahead in your career. Here's how....
Summer is when most people want to take a break from dealing with their career. Job search and hiring slows down, people take vacations, and the last thing most of us want to do on a nice day is
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Job Search & Career Expert | CEO, CAREEREALISM Media
Employment
  • CAREEREALISM
    Founder, 2009 - present
  • CareerHMO
    CEO, 2010 - present
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Hampton
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I'm a career expert and workplace advisor who believes that A) EVERY job is temporary, B) NOBODY should job search alone, and C) school teaches you everything EXCEPT how to get the job
Introduction

I want to change the way Americans approach their careers. It's time we all learned the "new rules" to professional satisfaction.

Will you join me?

I'd love to connect with you on Google+ so we can share ideas, tips and resources that can help others find the career happiness they want and deserve!

Bragging rights
Career & Workplace Consultant/Speaker: 18+ years of experience in coaching, managing and training employees. Founder of CAREEREALISM.com: Started career advice site in January 2009 which is now a top 5 career blog with more than 145K+ visitors, 40K+ social media followers, and 26K+ daily email subscribers. CEO of CareerHMO.com : In 2010, founded the 1st web-based career coaching membership site which enables members to work directly with career experts for less than a $1/day. Authored CAREEREALISM: Wrote 144-page how-to guide for employees looking to improve their career satisfaction. Syndicated Advice Colum: Co-writer of largest nationally syndicated career advice column, "J.T. & Dale Talk Jobs," which appears in more than 130 US papers weekly and reaches 6M households.
Education
  • Tufts University
    Engineering Psychology, 1986 - 1990
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