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Time for a career changeFind a job you love!

If you fantasize about pelting your boss in the head with your Swingline stapler, the time has come to move on. You can do better and you know it. Now is the time to find that fabulous, well-paying job where you are appreciated and can use your talents to truly shine.

Buff up that resume 'til it shines
You know you're talented and the right person for the job. Here's how to market yourself.

Write a cover letter that zings
Your resume is only half the story. A well-written cover letter is the real key to landing that dream job interview.

How to find job openings
Networking is the most efficient way of finding a new job.

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Hunting down a headhunter
If your job search has hit a roadblock, it might be time to consider getting the help of a headhunter.

20 job interview success tips
Job interviews are a scary but necessary evil. Here's how to not only survive, but shine at your next one by preparing and following through.
Plus: Questions to ask during an interview

5 keys to quitting a job gracefully
Here's how to leave with bridges intact.

Tools to use:
Quiz: Is it time for a new job?
Are you ready for a raise?
Should your spouse work, too?

Illustrations by Brandy Kesl.


-- Posted: Dec. 30, 2004
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