July 31, 2014

Florida Career Connections

The XFactor: Soft Skills

Education and training are vital, but hiring managers are also screening candidates in ways that go beyond basic requirements for the job. These extra qualities that set a candidate apart are called soft skills. How you use soft skills once hired will set you apart for consideration if a promotion should arise. Read more »
Published on 11/8/2012

A Foot in the Door

Your local One-Stop Center can help you get your resume and application information on a portable jump drive and show you how to use it. Read more »
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What Hiring Managers Want to See

Key factors that come into play when evaluating job candidates. Read more »
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Job Opportunities: Job promotions within a strong company

Some of the most successful people have started in entry-level positions and worked their way up in a business. Be open to opportunities to get your foot in the door with a great company. Read more »
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Follow-Up Etiquette from an HR Expert

Manners matter even after the job interview. Read more »
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Dressing for Success

What you wear to an interview will spark a strong first impression. And you want that impression to be a good one. Read more »
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Over Budget?

Managing money is not just for professionals. Having a personal or household budget is one of the best ways to keep your spending and savings under control. Read more »
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Get Card Savvy

When used wisely, credit cards can provide a convenient way to make larger purchases, allow you to make purchases online, and even help build a positive credit history to help you secure larger loans in the future. Take some time to learn about the benefits of different cards and how to use them wisely. Read more »
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Protecting Your Credit Score

Issues with your credit history can affect whether or not you get a job or a loan for a car. Read more »
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Credit 101

Good credit can help you obtain a car or home loan, a lease on rental property, and in some cases, a desirable job. Here's what you need to know and do to make sure you're creditworthy. Read more »
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An Investment in Your Future

Navigating the financial aid maze looks hard until you realize there are really only two basic kinds of student financial aid: 1. The kind you don't have to pay back; 2. The kind you do Read more »
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Payback TIme

The federal government offers four student debt repayment plans. Read more »
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Financial Aid: Myth vs Reality

Financial aid revealed. Read more »
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Plan B: Student Loans

Student loans are one way to pay for college. Read more »
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Making a Move

Changing career paths may be easier than you think. Read more »
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Developing Your Personal Brand

In the business of job search, you are both the salesman and the product. Read more »
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Job Search: Resources to help find a job

If you currently have a job but want to pursue higher levels in your current field or explore new options, the One-Stop team in your area is ready to assist. Read more »
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Job Search: Reaching recruiters and employers

As part of the statewide Employ Florida network, One-Stops connect companies and job seekers to find the right fit through a wide range of services. Read more »
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Job Search: Finding career opportunities online

When it comes to a job search, the great thing about social media is that you can easily get your name out there. Read more »
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Maximize Your Resume

Tips for matching your skills to job openings. Read more »
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