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How to Revive Your Professional Network

One of the most common complaints I hear from job seekers after about six months or so is they feel as though they have exhausted their professional network. Does this sound like you?
  • I've asked everyone I know about job openings.
  • I've reached out to people several times now to update them on my job search.
  • I'm tired of having to say "I'm still looking" after all this time.
  • I feel like I'll look desperate if I contact them again.
In a recent article I wrote for AOL Jobs, I talk about how you can revive your exhausted contacts list. READ THE FULL ARTICLE ► Revive professional network image from Shutterstock
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Performance reviews can stir a mixed amount of emotions among professionals. For some, it's an exciting time to discuss accomplishments and get patted on the back. For others, it's a nerve-wracking time where shortcomings are discussed, and some employees question their abilities.

It's important, however, to keep emotions in check. Performance reviews are an opportunity to grow as an employee and should be embraced. Here are some tips for preparing and executing a successful performance review.

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