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DR. SHIRLEY A. WHITE, Career Strategist, Success Images

It’s a beautiful thing when a career and a passion come together.” — Unknown That thought is surely a factor that you should keep in mind when trying to decide whether to say “yea” or “nay” to a job offer. Read more

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"Excellence" is a concept that is consistently battered around, yet it is a concept that should be highly valued. Whatever your professional/personal situation, here are four tips that can help renew your focus to achieve excellence. Read more

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Searching for a job is generally never easy, regardless of your experience. Yet, knowing some of the mistakes to avoid can help you move in the right direction to conducting a search that can be both successful and rewarding. Read more

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During the interview Speak clearly, slowly and enthusiastically. Many candidates get nervous during phone interviews and may have a tendency to mumble. Relax, be upbeat and think positively. Try not to sound rushed or anxious. Read more

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Telephone interviews are the name of the game in today’s technology-oriented world of work. Read more

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I want to share various guidelines you should consider when preparing your list of references during the job search process. Read more

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It’s a beautiful thing when a career and a passion come together.” — Unknown That thought is surely a factor that you should keep in mind when trying to decide whether to say “yea” or “nay” to a job offer. Read more

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Eight strategies for how to approach circumstances effectively to achieve win-win results or at least better manage situations with coworkers, regardless of work style differences. Read more

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Hannah Morgan, a nationally recognized author, speaker and career innovator, points out, “Successfully interacting with others is a key to your professional success. Read more

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Five years ago, I had a client who was nominated for Middle School Teacher of the Year in one of the Louisiana parishes. After the interview with a four-person selection committee, I encouraged her to... Read more

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Planning to search for a job soon? Well, get ready for more challenges than ever before — loads of competition, a technology-driven hiring process, time-consuming online applications, applicant tracki... Read more

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Job search success, in many situations, is all in the details. That is one of the reasons it is so important to have a professional and appropriate voicemail message and email address during this proc... Read more

Many people assume talent, experience and hard work are the only tools necessary for achieving success in the workplace. They discount appearance as a potential asset, but appearance does count. Wardr... Read more

You’ve just been promoted to supervisor. As you may discover within a short period of time, this new experience can be quite unnerving. You may feel as though you’ve been dropped in the middle of a de... Read more

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“Talents are common; everyone has them — but rare is the courage to follow our talents to where they lead.” — Anonymous Even though more than six months have passed in 2014, you still have time to co... Read more

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“Auntie Yang is not hard of hearing. She is hard of listening.” — Amy Tan, “The Joy Luck Club” Listening is probably the most important and yet the most neglected dimension of communication. How ofte... Read more

April is here. With the warm weather beginning to move in, now is the perfect time to discuss what to wear in order to stay cool while also dressing appropriately. While most companies have dress code... Read more

York College of Pennsylvania’s Center for Professional Excellence conducts a nationwide study on the state of workplace professionalism. This is the fourth year for the study. The focus is on employer... Read more

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Based on Wikipedia research, as of June 2013, LinkedIn showed more than 259 million users in more than 200 countries, has become the social networking tool of choice for professionals and is an incr... Read more

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During the course of the year, I have had the opportunity to attend numerous meetings, in-services, trade shows and conferences. I love attending these functions, learning new information and networki... Read more

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