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Self-employment on Your Resume: Is it Your Scarlet Letter?

Self-employment on Your Resume: Is it Your Scarlet Letter?

Entrepreneurs are some of the hardest working people on the planet. They are driven. They are rainmakers. They know how to wear lots of hats. These are all things that companies love and desire. But somewhere along the line both job seekers and some HR types have spread the word that self-employment is bad news on a resume.

Tough Love for the Executive-Level Job Seeker

Tough Love for the Executive-Level Job Seeker

Professionalism…It is quickly becoming a lost art, I’m afraid. From scruffy facial hair to baggy jeans to disastrous cell phone and e-mail etiquette, I’m beginning to think that people view their work environments as nothing more than an extension of their college dorm room.