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Exciting Announcement- New Job!

Well it’s certainly been a hot minute since I posted. I’ve been sort of in limbo, with things very much up in the air since I stopped writing. Last time I posted I was starting CaptivateQC, my own marketing consulting

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Two Interviews Wiser – Job Search Update

Weekly Job Search Update Monday- Temporary Job Interview I told the recruitment agency I’d be interested in accepting temp jobs while looking for something fulltime, if it would provide relevant work experience. So I got a call on Friday about

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Job Search Advice from a Current Job Seeker

I got an email today from Scott MacFarlane, a reporter, Charlotte’s WSOC-TV’s Washington correspondent. He’s doing a story tonight about employment in NC, happened upon my blog, and wanted to interview me about my job search experience here in Charlotte.

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The Cure for Inexperience

My discussion of my weaknesses in my last post led me to think about what skills I need to work on. These are not personality flaws or bad work habits, more technical abilities that I would like to get some

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Knowing your Weaknesses

One of the more common questions asked in a job interview is, “What are some of your strengths and weaknesses?” While it’d be easiest to answer the weaknesses part Michael Scott style with, “I work too hard and care too

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Overly picky or wisely selective job hunting

Well I’m spending lots of time monitoring the most recently added job openings on indeed.com, LinkedIn, CareerBuilder, and anywhere else that comes across my screen to make sure that I can be one of the first applications received. I’ve applied

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The job search has begun

Just the basic introduction Well, my name is Kati. I’m 24 and just finished up my Master’s in Marketing from University of Edinburgh. Spent a year living there in the UK and just moved back to my hometown of Charlotte,

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