3 Steps to Negotiate Your Starting Salary Like a Pro

Salary negotiation is often the most stressful part of the hiring process, both for the hiring manager and the candidate. It’s hard for most of us to talk about money with people we don’t know very well. But as a professional, it’s important for you to negotiate for a salary that’s fair, and that you

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Wrapping Up B Corp Month

What’s A B Corporation Anyway? In short, a B Corporation is to business what Fair Trade certification is to coffee or USDA Organic certification is to milk: a standard of quality based on facts. B Corps are for-profit companies certified to meet rigorous standards of social and environmental performance, accountability, and transparency. Think: People, Planet,

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Do Good Today: Get Out Your Shovel

One of the easiest ways we can live up to the “In Our America” signs in the front windows of our homes and businesses is to shovel snow when it starts to fall. I live in Portland, Oregon, and while we’re gaining experience with snow that sticks, many of us still don’t take the time

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Social Media Must-Dos for Every Job Seeker

As a job seeker, you probably already know that social media is a powerful tool. Almost all employers are using social media for hiring! Yet, if you’re being honest, there are probably some parts of your social presence that you’ve let slide. And these lapses could be detrimental to your chances in any given job

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The Importance of Finding A Mentor

The wish for a mentor, as described by Facebook’s COO Sheryl Sandberg, is “the professional equivalent of waiting for Prince Charming.” She pushes back against the notion that there is a single person out there who is poised to make all your dreams come true, which sends the message to early working professionals their career

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