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Dawn Rasmussen

Dawn Rasmussen is president of Portland, Oregon-based Pathfinder Writing and Career Services, which provides resume, cover letter, and job searching assistance.

Building Your Network: 5 Tips For Shy Networkers

Do you think you are too shy to network? Don't worry! Here are five tips to help you overcome your fear of networking and get some contacts.

How Your Attitude Defines Your Job Search

Job search troubles got you down? Keep your head up - your attitude, truly, is everything. It defines you and your job search. Find out why.

4 Tricks For Getting Awesome Letters Of Recommendation

Be proactive and think ahead of the curve. Here are some tips for getting letters of recommendation, before you actually need it.

How To Conduct A Job Interview Autopsy

We've all had that awful job interview where we bobbled a question. Here are some tips on becoming more successful with a job interview autopsy.

5 Secrets To Climbing The Career Ladder

Do you think it's time you moved ahead in your career? Wondering how you can get ahead? Here are five tips for climbing the career ladder.

Company Culture: 7 Tips On How You Can Plug In

A hot topic in the careers industry right now is company culture. As an outsider, how can you get 'in' at a company? Here are some tips.

How To Make Internships Translate To Employers

Make your internships meaningful. Find out how you can translate your internship experience into valuable experience to potential employers.

How To Handle Terminations In An Interview

Being fired from a job can taint your future prospects. Here are some tips for how to handle terminations in an interview.

Single Most Important Career Question To Ask Yourself

One thing that can help "wake" job seekers up more than anything: asking the single most important career question out there. Find out what it is!

How To Get Past Your Job Search Fears

Yes, looking for work can be terrifying, especially if you're not used to doing it. Learn how you can conquer most of your job search fears.