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Do You Know Where You Are Going?

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When starting your career planning strategy, the first thing we explain to our clients is, to begin with, the end in mind. You cannot get to where you are going without a clear understanding of where you are heading. Think about where it is you want to be in five or perhaps ten years. Once you have a clear vision of what your career and life should look like in that time, you can begin to implement the steps needed ...

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Developing Your Master Plan

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Identifying what interest’s you is key to achieving a successful job search and a successful career plan. It is essential to start narrowing down what you could envision yourself doing every single day. There are many fresh ways to map out your long-term strategy by honing in on your interest or hobbies.

For example, you like to sing and want to be a recording artist. That may be your ultimate goal, but not immediately available because you need money. ...

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Answering Difficult Questions

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If you are one of the millions of Americans who have a criminal record, a sketchy work history, or have ever been terminated from an employer, you will undoubtedly be faced with answering questions about your past. The critical question is, how do you successfully answer questions without jeopardizing your ability to get hired?

1. The first step is understanding what questions an employer can legally ask you.

2. Next, know how to best approach the answer based ...

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Thursday Morning Interview Tips

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It’s Thursday morning and you’ve made it close to the end of the week. Let’s continue being productive! Choose a chapter from your Job Search Buddy Handbook and continue mastering your chosen task. PTP’s #thursdaymorning topic is: Typical Questions to be Prepared to Answer.

Interview questions may or may not be on your actual application, however, there are numerous questions. By pre-answering certain questions, it will help you complete your application quickly and accurately. Thinking your answers through prior ...

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Friday Mood

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Friday is here and it’s time to recite positive affirmations. A #Fridaymood at #PolishingtheProfessional consist of reciting: I am successful, I am strong, I am smart, and I am capable. Make a list of your own and recite personal inspirations. Read more ways to stay positive at polishingtheprofessional.com

It’s imperative to stay positive throughout your professional journey. Many times we often think to ourselves, am I doing enough? Am I smart enough? When will I start working? As long ...

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National Military Appreciation Month

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The month of May is National Military Appreciation Month. At Polishing the Professional, we are honored to recognize and appreciate those who served and continue to serve our country. Honoring the brave men and women of the United States military, and the family members who support them.

It’s an honor at Polishing the Professional to have helped veterans and reserve members, as well as military and veteran spouses reach their career goals. We ensure they recognize the value ...

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