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How to Advance in Your Career

We are past fifteen days into the New Year however it's not too late to create New Year’s resolutions such as obtaining a new job or helping to improve one's career.  Potential employees need to make sure they stand out and prove their full worth.  Although there are jobs very slowly growing the economy there is still a heavy demand for more jobs.  Job hunting is a job within itself and it's important to put all of your effort all into the entire hunt. Two top ways to jump start one's career:

Create a personal network group

This can easily be done by finding people that can be count on such as those in the same or similar industry.  They will be able to provide the advice needed for your career.  Look for people who are outside of your company to speak truthfully with and spend time learning from them. 

 

Dress to impress

The way we dress makes a lasting first impression and we do not get a second chance with that.  It's important to come to work each day dressed professionally.  Dressing professionally will give you more power than you would have ever expected. There may be a possibility of talking with someone who has power that may be able to provide prosperous opportunities you’re on the hunt and searching for the best job opportunities.  Dressing the part isn't expensive and doesn't require a person to spend a ton of money. Inexpensive clothing can easily be found at discount retail stores, Goodwill and thrift stores.