Emily Bennington

Emily Bennington | CAREEREALISM-Approved Career ExpertName: Emily Bennington Twitter: @EmilyBennington LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/EmilyBennington Personal Website/Blog: www.ProfessionalStudio365.com Bio: Emily Bennington is the co-author of Effective Immediately: How to Fit In, Stand Out, and Move Up at Your First Real Job, a book written with her own post-college boss and mentor. Emily teaches a graduate-level course on professionalism and is passionate about helping career newbies become emerging leaders. What's your favorite career related quote? “Leaders must learn to manage themselves before they can influence others.” (Peter Drucker) What's your favorite part about being a CAREEREALISM-Approved Career Expert? I love connecting with students, first-year employees, and career colleagues. Articles written by this expert: To Find a Mentor, Be a Student Don’t Let a Good Message Get Lost in Poor Delivery Ace the Career Fair How I Got Published (Without Having to Do it Myself) Searching for Long-term Success? Don’t Let Days Turn Into Years Big Corporate Events: Who Gets to Go and Why? How to Be Annoying at Work Stupid Mistakes New Grads Make (How Not to Suck at Work) 5 Simple Ways to Organize Information Tips for Avoiding Conflict in the Workplace The New Grad Quagmire “Entitled” to What – Being Unemployed? Help! My Co-worker Has NO TACT! Employers: What Are You Doing to Keep Your Best People? 4 Secrets for Employee Retention

In this week's episode of "Well This Happened", we want to know what you would do if your co-worker took credit for the work you did...right in front of your colleagues AND boss!

We want YOU to be the career coach and tell us which one is the RIGHT answer!

Think you know? Vote below, and stay tuned for later this week when we announce the right answer (and why the other ones are wrong).

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If you saw our first video, you might have heard about the awkward situation one of our viewers, Cam submitted. He's been working at a job for awhile, but recently overheard a hiring manager making fun of a candidate with autism right after an interview-not only awkward, but VERY unprofessional!

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In this week's episode of "Well This Happened", we want to know what you would do if witnessed a hiring manager at your organization making fun of a candidate who they had just interviewed who had autism.

We want YOU to be the career coach and tell us which one is the RIGHT answer!

Think you know? Vote below, and stay tuned for later this week when we announce the right answer (and why the other ones are wrong).

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Starting a family is one of the biggest milestones in a person's life. It's in those first few months when a parent can really bond with their newborn and make lifelong memories. However, for some new dads, it can be difficult to juggle being a new parent while remaining dedicated to their career.

Fortunately, some companies have generous paternity leave policies that give new dads the ability to take time off of work to stay home with their child.

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There are LOTS of questions around resume dos and don'ts. There's so much advice out there that it can be overwhelming to try and figure out what's the correct answer.

During our weekly live Office Hours on YouTube, two of our coaches, Ariella Coombs and J.T. O'Donnell, answer questions live from viewers related to their job search, career success, on the job situations and more.

We complied a simple list of what we find to be the most common questions our coaches get about resumes. We hope you find this helpful.

Let's start with the basics...

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Back in March, we made the hard decision to change our private Facebook group of over 37 THOUSAND members to a fee-based only platform.

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In this week's episode of "Well This Happened", we want to know what you would do if a recruiter called you a day EARLY for your phone interview (and you were NOT PREPARED!)

We want YOU to be the career coach and tell us which one is the RIGHT answer!

Think you know? Vote below, and stay tuned for later this week when we announce the right answer (and why the other ones are wrong).

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If you caught our last video in our latest series, "Well This Happened..." you heard about the problem one of our viewers is having with their co-worker. To recap, they have a colleague that overshares a little too much, and they weren't sure how to go about addressing this. We had some great responses from our viewers on how they think our friend should handle this. Check out the answer below and let us know if you guessed right or not!

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Negotiating salary can be a scary, intimidating experience. However, if you go in prepared, it doesn't have to be that way - you can confidently negotiate for a salary you deserve. But how?

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