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Norton to donate pay during sequester to help federal workers

By Ben Pershing, of the Washington Post,  Thursday, February 28, 2:01 PM Barring a miracle, it appears Congress will be unable to avert sharp budget cuts set to hit Friday. But Del. Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-D.C.) will at...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 
 
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Ask the Headhunter: Get Hired by Minimizing the Employer’s Risk

Securing a job, headhunter Nick Corcodilos says, is not about looking for a job opening, but about making connections where you want to work. Photo courtesy of Flickr user Samuel Mann. Nick Corcodilos started headhunting in Sil...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 
 
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5 Tips for Getting a Government Job

The pay and benefits can be great, but the application process has its own special protocol With the election behind us, I think this is a good time to shift our attention away from elective jobs to the thousands of federal job...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 

 
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The 7 Best Books for Your Money and Career

These excellent guides will help you invest better, plan for retirement and find inspiring work By Chris Farrell | October 22, 2012 Chris Farrell is economics editor for APM’s Marketplace Money, a syndicated personal fi...
by Michael Cadenhead
 

 
 
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Is Facebook Changing Our Identity?

Good old Facebook. With 955,000,000 worldwide users, it seems like just about everyone makes use of the social media giant to connect with friends, share photos, and update everyone they’ve ever met since grade school abo...
by Michael Cadenhead