When networking for jobs, don’t present yourself as a victim (of a two-faced boss, a hapless organization, a shrinking client base, etc.). Telling a cynical story about your current career crossroads will drive away the very people you need as allies. Instead, focus on your excitement level in branching out to embrace new challenges. Discuss how you want to build on your experience and sharpen skills that you haven’t had a chance to develop.
Thousands of employers have been snared in the IRS's all-out initiative to increase employment-tax audits—its first such initiative in 25 years. A main target: the tax treatment and reporting of employee fringe benefits....Click here to find out more.