Your Ultimate List of Career Resources 

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A sleek, modern resumé
Don't ever let, "I need to update my resum√© hold you back again!
 
Improve your chances of getting hired with these smart, slick, ultra professional resum√© and cover letter templates. Get it here. 
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A memorable way to send your message
This is a remarkably clever tool to deliver a more refreshing message and be creative. 
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A running list of states & localities that have outlawed pay history questions
New laws are being passed all the time. See where your city state or municipality stands. ‚Äč
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At-Will Employment  State-by-state list
This page is maintained by the National Conference of State Legislatures and has all sorts good need-to-know and good to know info about employment law on a state-by-state basis

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18 best websites to sell your services

1. Upwork

2. Fiverr

3. Toptal

4. Simply Hired

5. PeoplePerHour

6. Aquent

7. Crowded

8. The Creative Group

9. 99Designs

10. Nexxt

11. Writer Access

12. TaskRabbit

13. Skyword

14. Designhill

15. Freelancer

16. Guru

17. Hireable

18. FlexJobs

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Work Overseas

An international secondment is a great way to add some edge to your career and broaden your perspective. It's worth exploring if you have wanderlust or consider using it to move up faster. Yep, trade your overseas tour for a promotion that might be harder to get in your home

country.

Start with https://jobs.goabroad.com

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Polish Your Image

Professional Graphics with Canva. This glorious online tool helps you create more polished professional materials quickly and easily. Image matters. This a massive time-saver. It also raises your presentation game on everything from your resume to your boss' annual report. All done for you. Loads of free pictues and graphics. I can't live without it.

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What you need to know about background checks

Man, these can make you nervous and how do you know if your background check is the reason they stopped calling? 

Did your former employer say bad things about you? Can they do that?  Once and for all learn what's legal and what's likely and don't let the specter of this process steal your peace of mind.

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Knowledge is Power

Everyone is busy working, but few are busy learning. If you're one, you'll rise like a helium balloon at a birthday party. Other people will rise too, (like pinatas!) Hint: just learn stuff that interests you. That's the only way it really works. Just learn and you'll see. These will get you started.

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Lynda Online (You might be able to get this free just with your library card.)
Khan Academy
Harvard Online Learning free and paid.

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Beautiful Pictures (for free)

  1. Unsplash

  2. Gratisography

  3. Morguefile

  4. Pixabay

  5. Stockvault

  6. Pexels

  7. Picjumbo

  8. Pikwizard

  9. Rawpixel

  10. Reshot

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Get organized & Collaborate

 

Trello

 

Lets you work more collaboratively and get more done

Trello’s boards, lists, and cards enable you to organize and prioritize your projects in a fun, flexible, and rewarding way.

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Evernote

 

I adore this app and use to a ton! 

Take notes anywhere. Find information faster. Share ideas with anyone. Meeting notes, web pages, projects, to-do lists‚ÄĒwith Evernote as your note taking app, nothing falls through the cracks.

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Some product are affiliate links, which means I may get a commission if you purchase. However, none of the fees of these resources have been increased to compensate me and some provide you with a discount. I only recommend things I have used and or experienced personally and believe in. If you have an issue with anything I recommend, let me know. -- CK

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