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Job Opportunities Wrecked by Social Media

Most people have heard the old adage, “you only get one chance to make a great first impression.” With social media now being a destination most companies use to promote their brand to the world, if you plan to apply to any good-paying company in corporate America, be ready to open up your Facebook account to a potential employer in an interview. It just might happen. Companies care about the reputation and character of their employees.

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Secret Weapon of Lasting Success

Is it just me, or can anyone else relate to the life of Abraham Lincoln? This guy had issues. He had incredible hurdles and setbacks to overcome. He was an attorney, but not a really great one. He was often ridiculed by those closest to him about his life, his decisions, his failures, and his mistakes. When he chose to go into politics, he lost several elections in a row as a politician. He was an underdog to say the very least when it came to running for president.

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Dangerous Economic Future for Those with Student Loans

  According to USA Today, 22.7% of student loans are in default at present, with no sign of this number not continuing to rise in the future. This presents a very distinct potential dangerous economic future for those with student loans. I am a strong advocate for education and believe teachers should be among the highest paid of all professions, so please do not misunderstand what I am about to say about education and about being willing to pay for a good education. Proponents of higher education respond skeptically to the…

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