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Today is: Friday, October 13, 2023   |   Next niftynews: Monday, October 16, 2023

Launching a New Business?
Invest in Yourself

Outside financing options are scarce for workers who leave their old jobs to start their own businesses, but they do have options

by Chris Farrell at

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To Land a New Job, Try this Confidence Boost

Job seekers who spend 15 minutes writing
about their own values… receive more job offers

by Eth Zurich at

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These job search sites help match applicants with employers – many of these sites feature employers who are seeking more mature workers.   Get FREE!

Reflecting on One's Values Increases Success in Job Search

A short reflection exercise to boost self confidence increases job search success. This holds true even for… people over 50.

by Christoph Elhardt at

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Do You Feel Lucky?
It was anything but luck for Dirty Harry

➔    It’s Friday the 13th and luck is all around us. Whether you’re Dirty Harry Callahan of movie fame, or just you, average ordinary job seeker, luck has got nothing to do with. Or does it?

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Since August 2020, the share of job postings on Indeed that include wage or salary information has doubled to 50 percent.

                                                             — HR Brew 

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