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by resumeanthology in career advice

By now, I am sure all of you are aware of the devastation that has occurred in Haiti resulting from a massive earthquake. In an effort to help those victims in Haiti and in [...]

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    Many job seekers forget the importance of providing good job references to employers after the job interview. In many cases the reference check can make all the difference [...]
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