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Posted December 31, 2013 by

Have Career Goals for Your Entry Level Job in 2014? 7 Ways to Achieve Them

If you have any career goals for 2014, say for your entry level job, the following post shares seven ways to achieve them.

Heather Townsend, author of The Go-To Expert and How to make partner and still have a life, reveals in this article 7 ways of kick-starting your career in 2014 Many of us will start 2014 with good intentions to revitalise our career or go for the promotion that you know you deserve. However, very

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Posted December 10, 2013 by

College Recruiting at a Networking Event? How the Way You Think Can Lead to Success: Part 1

Are you college recruiting at a networking event?  The key to finding success could all be in the way you think.  Learn more in the following post.

In this 2 part blog post Heather Townsend, author of ‘How to make partner and still have a life’ and ‘The Go-To Expert’ explores how your mind is often the biggest barrier to winning business from attending networking events. Getting results from attending a networking group depends as much on your attitude as whether you are going to the

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Posted October 02, 2013 by

Why Isn’t Your Career Advancing from Your Entry Level Job? Here Are Some Reasons – Part 2

If you’re an employee who has not advanced from his or her entry level job, the following post has more reasons that may be holding you back.

Guest blog by Heather Townsend, co-author of ‘How to make partner and still have a life’ and author of ‘FT Guide To Business Networking’, and guest blogger for Big4.com. I am often talking with people whose careers have seemingly come to a full stop in their firm. Sometimes this is fixable, and other times it isn’t. This is

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Posted September 23, 2013 by

Graduates, Nervous about Networking in Your Search for Entry Level Jobs? How to Overcome Your Fears

As recent college graduates searching for entry level jobs, you may need to attend some networking events.  However, how do you handle your fears about meeting new people?  The following post has some tips.

Guest blog by Heather Townsend, co-author of ‘How to make partner and still have a life’ and author of ‘FT Guide To Business Networking’, and guest blogger for Big4.com. Nerves can be helpful at times – after all, they can stop you wandering in where angels fear to tread. However, they can also jeopardise your performance –

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Posted September 16, 2013 by

5 Tips to Help Balance Study Time and Recent Graduate Jobs

You might find that going to school while working is quite the challenge.  That is why you need to give yourself enough time to do both.  The following post offers five tips for balancing study time with recent graduate jobs.

Guest blog by Heather Townsend, co-author of ‘How to make partner and still have a life’ and author of ‘FT Guide To Business Networking’, and guest blogger for Big4.com. Gaining your professional qualifications is something which will give your career a firm foundation – regardless of whether you actually end up. However, unlike university

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Posted September 10, 2013 by

Young Professionals, Do Your Recent Graduate Jobs Require Travel? 7 Ways to Build Relationships Away from the Office

Being so busy at work may often leave you less time to connect with coworkers.  However, just because you’re away from the office, that does not mean you can’t build quality relationships.  For young professionals with recent graduate jobs and other workers, the following post has seven ways to create this time for networking.

Guest blog by Heather Townsend, co-author of ‘How to make partner and still have a life’ and author of ‘FT Guide To Business Networking’, and guest blogger for Big4.com. One of the most memorable quotes from the interviews I did for ‘How to make partner and still have a life’ was this one from Antoinette Oglethorpe: “From

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Posted August 27, 2013 by

Does Your Employer Know You? 8 Tips to Enhance Your Company Profile on an Entry Level Job

It is probably safe to say that most employees don’t mind a little recognition from their employer.  However, if you’re not necessarily seeking attention but want to enhance your company profile on your entry level job, the following post has eight tips that can help.

Guest blog by Heather Townsend, co-author of ‘How to make partner and still have a life’ and author of ‘FT Guide To Business Networking’, and guest blogger for Big4.com. What does it mean by having a good profile in the firm? In a Big4 firm, having a good profile

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Posted July 30, 2013 by

Starting a New Entry Level Job? 7 Tips to Take Charge of Your Career

As you begin working in a new entry level job, consider seven tips to help you take charge of your career.  Learn more in the following post.

Guest blog by Heather Townsend, co-author of ‘How to make partner and still have a life’ and author of ‘FT Guide To Business Networking’, and guest blogger for Big4.com. If you are going to make partner AND still have a life, you will need to firmly put yourself in the driving

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7 ideas to put yourself in the driving seat of your own career