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The Frozen Middle: the Plight of the Middle Manager

The term Frozen Middle is used to describe middle management positions that slow down the work progress. Learn what you can do if you're stuck in this situation.
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The 12 Most Important Skills To Consider When Writing a Resume

Learn all about the skill section and which skills you should put in your resume in our complete guide.

Everything You Need to Know About How to Address Your Cover Letter

The cover letter is your first impression. Learn how to address and establish a personal connection with your cover letter.
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Expert Advice on How to Make The Most of a Phone Interview

Check out our expert advice on what to say (and not say) to make a great impression over the phone. Get great professional tips and more from JobHero!

Best Job Search Sites

The pros and cons of the top 10 job search engines that are worth your time, plus 10 that are great for specific careers.

How to Write a Resignation Letter

Regardless of how you feel about your job, writing a polite resignation letter is the professional thing to do. Learn how to craft a proper letter of resignation.
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Powerful Questions to Ask in an Interview to Get Results

At the end of an interview, a recruiter might ask if you have any questions. Learn the best questions to ask a recruiter after your interview.
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Your Resume Objective Statement: What It Is & How to Write One

Learn to make a strong resume objective that captivates recruiters and hiring managers. Our examples show you what a great opening statement looks like.
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Ultimate Resume Format Guide

There are 3 main resume formats to choose from: Chronological, Functional and Hybrid. This guide will help you decide which one is right for you.
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Simple Resume Tweaks to Help You Land Your First Job

Even small changes on a job application can make you a stronger candidate. Check out JobHero for simple resume tweaks to help you land your first job.
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How to Make the Most of Out of Networking Events

Think networking events are a waste of time? Think again! Prepare for your next networking event by studying our seven tips for making the time count.
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What Is a Chronological Resume?

Are you faced with the question What is a chronological resume? Visit JobHero to access tips and examples to write this kind of document.
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10 Things Hiring Managers Look For on Your Resume

What does it take for your resume cut through the clutter? Check out resume tips from JobHero and see 10 Things Hiring Managers Look For on Your Resume!
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Should References Be Added to Resumes?

Should references be added to resumes? That seems like a complicated question, but JobHero has the answer. Check it out today and get informed.
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One-Page vs. Two-Page Resumes: Experts Weigh In

You may have questions when it comes to creating your resume. One such is one-page vs. two-page resumes. The experts weigh in on JobHero, so check it out.
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GPA on Resumes: When Should It Be Added?

Should you include your GPA on resumes? If so, when? Always? Sometimes? Never? We'll break it down for you in this definitive guide.
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The Best Way to List Professional Certifications on Resumes

If you're looking for assistance with your resume, JobHero can help. Visit the site to learn the best way to list professional certifications on resumes!
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Meeting Etiquette You Should Always Abide By (No Matter How Many People Have Their Phones Out)

Go to JobHero to read about dos and don'ts of business, such as meeting etiquette you should abide by no matter how many people have their phones out.
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Essential Ways to Optimize Your LinkedIn Profile for Search

Wondering how to get found in LinkedIn search results? Read our six tips (plus one bonus secret) for making it happen and helping recruiters find you.
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5 Reasons Not to Upload a Resume to LinkedIn

Wondering whether to upload your resume to LinkedIn? Don't do it until you read our five reasons to think twice. Number two will surprise you!
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The Final Word on Choosing Resume Fonts and Font Sizes

Resume writing is not easy to do, so JobHero offers resources to help you out! Learn the final word on choosing resume fonts and font sizes.
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How Not to Botch a Video Interview

Find tips for your next online interview, and read our how not to botch a video interview advice. For more career or resume resources, explore JobHero.
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Job Interview Questions: The Good, The Bad and the Illegal

When practicing for an interview, read our Job Interview Questions: The Good, the Bad, and the Illegal. Learn what questions to expect and be prepared.
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How to Answer ‘Why Are You Looking for a New Job?’

Nail your next interview by checking out our description on how to answer, Why are you looking for a new job? Find more resources with JobHero.

What Not To Ask at a Job Interview

There are questions that you should ask your potential employer, but it's also good to know what not to ask at a job interview. Find out more at JobHero!
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Ultimate Guide to Working and Volunteering Abroad

Check out JobHero's Ultimate Guide to Working and Volunteering Abroad for all the ins and outs of successfully finding jobs and living overseas.
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Employment Law Resource Guide

Looking for facts on employment law? Whether you're looking at minimum wage, labor unions, or illegal interview questions, our resource guide covers it.