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International Association of Privacy Professionals: Career and Certification Guide
By Business News Daily Editor | June 15, 2018

The IAPP is a premier, high-value source of training and certification in data privacy. Its credentials are tuned by region to recognize local laws, rules and regulations.

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The Open Group Certification Guide: Overview And Career Paths
By Ed Tittel | June 14, 2018

If enterprise architecture and IT business processes are the focus for your current career, or figure predominantly in your future career goals, it may be worth your while to ponder, and pursue an...

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9 Online Programs to Boost Your Business Skills
By Matt D'Angelo | June 07, 2018

Want to improve your business skills in your spare time? Try one of these online education programs designed specifically for entrepreneurs.

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Building Your CIO Career Plan in 5 (Not-So-Easy) Steps
By Ed Tittel | May 17, 2018

Lori, our correspondent this week, is interested in becoming a Chief Information Officer (CIO).

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40-Plus Certifications to Advance Your Networking Career
By Business News Daily Editor | May 14, 2018

Looking to advance your career in networking? Here are the most popular networking certifications ideal for those aspiring to be network specialists, administrators and engineers.

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Technical vs. Management: Which IT Career Track Is Right for You?
By Ed Tittel | May 11, 2018

At some point in their careers, most IT professionals will choose to continue on a technical tracks or transition into a management role. Here's how to decide which path is right for you.

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How to Become a Data Scientist
By Ed Tittel | May 04, 2018

All such roads lead to the same destination: a job assembling, analyzing and interpreting large data sets to look for information of interest or value.

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5 Great Corporate Training and Development Certifications
By Mary Kyle | March 29, 2018

Corporate training and development is a rewarding and growing career path. Are you prepared?

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How to Use Your Alumni Network for Business Success
By Marisa Sanfilippo | March 13, 2018

Your college alumni network can be a powerful tool in getting your career off to a smart start.

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5 Great 'Starter' Cybersecurity Certifications
By Kim Lindros | January 30, 2018

Cybersecurity is booming, and these five certifications can open the door to a new career.

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5 People Skills You Need to Succeed in Any Career
By Karina Fabian | January 25, 2018

No matter what industry you work in, strong people skills can help you get ahead. Here are five important interpersonal skills and how to improve them.

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Midlife Career Change: How to Make a Smooth Transition
By Katharine Paljug | January 23, 2018

It's never too late to make a career change. Here's how to take your decades of experience and channel them into a new line of work.

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How to Get Great Headshots, Even if You're Camera Shy
By Mona Bushnell | October 25, 2017

Even if you're nervous in front of the camera, you can get great headshots. Check out this advice from professional photographers.

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Moving Up: Interviewing for a Job Within Your Current Company
By Nicole Fallon | August 02, 2017

Your next job opportunity can come from your existing company. Whether it's for a promotion or a cross-department move, here's how to handle an internal job interview.

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Screwed Up at Work? How to Keep Your Job and Move Forward
By Karina Fabian | March 17, 2017

Everybody makes mistakes, even on the job. Here are some tips for getting past a bad performance and on the road to future successes.

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5 Promotable Personality Traits That Will Help You Get Ahead
By Shannon Gausepohl | February 20, 2017

Hiring and promotion are nuanced, and skills and prior work history are only part of the equation.

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8 Reasons to Quit Your Awful Job
By Shannon Gausepohl | July 27, 2016

Leaning toward leaving your current job but are unsure? If you're experiencing a few or more of the below, it might be time to get back on the job hunt.

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Want a Career Boost? Become a Mentor
By Nicole Fallon | July 25, 2016

Mentees aren't the only ones who benefit from a mentorship. Here's how being a mentor can help your own career, too.

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Ready to Move On? How to Tell It's Time to Quit Your Job
By Nicole Fallon | July 25, 2016

Have you been at your current job too long? Here's how you'll know it's time to look for new opportunities.

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The Gig Economy's Growing Influence on the American Workforce
By Adam Uzialko | July 02, 2016

A recent study from economists Alan B. Krueger and Lawrence F. Katz sheds light on the growth of contingent work and alternative employment arrangements in the American economy.

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6 Proven Ways to Negotiate a Higher Salary
By Marci Martin | April 01, 2016

You got the job offer — now it's time to negotiate your salary. Here are a few tips to help you along the way.

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11 Strange (But Successfully Funded) Kickstarter Products
By Brittney Morgan | March 02, 2016

If you've got a great product idea but lack the resources to make it happen, Kickstarter and other similar crowdfunding websites are a great way to turn your dreams into reality.

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10 Reasons You Shouldn't Quit Your Job
By Elizabeth Peterson | January 26, 2016

There's a time and a place for throwing in the towel, but that time might not be now, and that place might not be your current office.

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5 Proven Ways to Get a Promotion
By Brittney Morgan | September 02, 2015

Ready to move up in your company? If you want a promotion, make sure you do these five things.

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10 Dream Jobs You Won't Believe Actually Exist
By Brittney Morgan | June 19, 2015

If you could do absolutely anything for a living, what would it be?

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New Job? How to Survive 6 First-Week Challenges
By Nicole Fallon | April 03, 2015

Before you start a new job, you'll likely know your schedule, basic reporting structure and universal workplace etiquette.

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The 10 Happiest (and Unhappiest) Jobs for 2015
By Chad Brooks | March 16, 2015

While most people want a job that's going to make them happy, some positions give you a better chance of attaining happiness at work than others.

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5 Career Risks Worth Taking
By Nicole Fallon | March 03, 2015

It's an old adage, but it's completely true: You'll never know the outcome of an action unless you try it.

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10 Ways Your Job May Be Killing You
By Chad Brooks | February 27, 2015

Long hours, job insecurity, lack of work-life balance and other workplace stressors contribute to at least 120,000 deaths each year and account for up to $190 billion in health care costs.

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3 Smart Ways to Explain Your Frequent Job Changes
By Nicole Fallon | February 11, 2015

Decades ago, it was expected that workers would begin and end their professional careers with the same company.