Saturday, February 11, 2012

High 5 Weekly Career Transitions Roundup

This is our weekly roundup of some of the best career-related articles, interviews, blogs, etc., we've read during the week. We share these every weekend so you have some great resources to prepare you for the coming week. Enjoy!

1. 10 Career-Limiting Mistakes to Avoid
"The vast majority of people find a comfort zone and settle in there. They don't aggressively manage their careers."

2. 20 Questions Smart Employees Ask Themselves
"These 20 questions cover five key areas that are critical to your accurately evaluating how well you’re doing at work."

3. 4 Essentials for Reaching Out to Strangers on LinkedIn
"Last week, I received an info interview request from a total stranger as a direct message on LinkedIn. And despite my very busy schedule, I decided to take his call."

4. Bounce Back from Job Search Dejection 
"There is randomness in job searches. Not every step will be successful. It's easier said than done, but here are three ways to build resilience."

5. 10 Ways to Ruin a Job Interview
"You can have the perfect resume and a compelling cover letter and show up for the job interview ready to impress, but get ready to forgo the job offer if you make one of these stumbles."

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