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Career Management

Successful career development is more than doing a good job. Dressing for success, business writing skills, career networking – all are vitally important.

Business Management Daily’s succinct, workplace-tested career advice is designed to help you position yourself to succeed in your chosen field.

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With all the mystery that surrounds getting ahead, there really are only five ingredients you need to accelerate onto the fast track, says Susan Marshall, a leadership development consultant based in West Bend, Wis.
Here’s a smart way to get ahead: Champion the cause of a hardworking, unheralded support staffer.
You’ve heard all the standard ways to network, such as chatting up strangers at a trade show and setting up informational interviews with potential employers.
Harvey Mackay likes to say TGIM: Thank God It’s Monday.
There’s an art to writing good cover letters, and Richard H. Beatty has aced it.
Career coaches claim that by helping you to burnish your image and plot your next move, they’ll guide you to a happier state. But at an hourly rate of $75–$150, what do you get?
Answer: 7.4 months.
Are you comfortable with your career? Too comfortable, perhaps? Beware of complacency, the “safe” manager’s biggest trap.
Looking to change jobs? Let your friends and trusted business contacts know what you want.
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