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Know Thyself, Warts and All

Know Thyself, Warts and All

Korn Ferry's CEO Gary Burnison breaks down the key personality traits and drivers that many workers fail to see in themselves.

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The Unforgivable Job-Seeking Blunder

The Unforgivable Job-Seeking Blunder

Korn Ferry’s CEO Gary Burnison recounts the problems when candidates seek phony endorsements.

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Korn Ferry Advance

Korn Ferry Advance

Lose the Resume, Land the Job complements Korn Ferry's newest offering for professional-level job seekers, KF Advance.

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Turning Job Interview Obstacles Into Opportunities

Turning Job Interview Obstacles Into Opportunities

Being authentic and making a connection with an interviewer can help savvy candidates overcome red flags on their resumes, says CEO Gary Burnison.

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The No. 1 Way to Waste Time in a Job Search

The No. 1 Way to Waste Time in a Job Search

Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison shows how candidates can avoid getting ignored and land the jobs they want.

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When 'What Happens In Vegas' Ends Up In Your Job Search

When 'What Happens In Vegas' Ends Up In Your Job Search

Most employers scan social media to learn about candidates. CEO Gary Burnison suggests five ways to keep posts and photos from ruining a job search. 

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The Essentials: The Ideal Job Interview

The Essentials: The Ideal Job Interview

A collection of Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison’s best advice for winning over recruiters and future bosses.

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The Best Career Advice Almost No One Takes

The Best Career Advice Almost No One Takes

Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison shows how to turn a smartphone into a secret career-improving weapon.

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The Art of Getting Promoted

The Art of Getting Promoted

The days of automatically getting moved up every couple of years are gone, says Gary Burnison. Six tactics that can help.

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What CEOs Look For: 5 Things To Ace The Interview

What CEOs Look For: 5 Things To Ace The Interview

Rather than laundry listing their accomplishments, candidates need to focus on what they can contribute to the job ahead, says Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison.

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The Power of Curiosity

The Power of Curiosity

Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison explains that getting ahead in your career isn't about what you know—but about leading with your curiosity.

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A Leadership Lesson with Real ‘Teeth’

A Leadership Lesson with Real ‘Teeth’

Experience is often the best teacher for jobs, or canines, says Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison.

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A New Job: The Critical Warning Signs

A New Job: The Critical Warning Signs

Watch out for bummer colleagues, a bad boss, and free lunch if you have a new gig, says Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison.

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Leave the Arrogance Back at School

Leave the Arrogance Back at School

To earn a good reputation at their first jobs, new grads need to leave behind these five things that can be drawbacks in the working world, says Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison.

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What Gets You Up at 4:30 A.M. to Go Work?

What Gets You Up at 4:30 A.M. to Go Work?

Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison says money doesn’t actually rank as the top reason people get excited about their jobs.

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The Incredible Shrinking Career Timeline

The Incredible Shrinking Career Timeline

Forget long-term gigs; recent college grads should be thinking of their careers in 12- to 18-month cycles, says Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison.

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3 Must-Haves to Go from First Job to Dream Job

3 Must-Haves to Go from First Job to Dream Job

Leaders rarely start in the perfect job, but they follow these steps early in their careers to eventually land the ideal role, says Gary Burnison. 

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5 Surprising Ways to Learn—and Earn—More

5 Surprising Ways to Learn—and Earn—More

Even in a robust jobs market, smart executives are finding behind-the-scenes way to advance their careers, says CEO Gary Burnison.

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The Biggest Search Mistakes People Make

The Biggest Search Mistakes People Make

Should you really quit your job? Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison shares insight on the job market and advice for job seekers.

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Catching the Right Career Wave

Catching the Right Career Wave

Executives can too often miss a golden opportunity for advancement, says Gary Burnison, Korn Ferry CEO and author of Lose the Resume, Land the Job.

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Resumes: Overrated and Overused

Resumes: Overrated and Overused

Job seekers at all levels overvalue the impact of these summaries, says Gary Burnison, CEO and author of Lose the Resume, Land the Job.

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Why Job Searches Get Shortchanged

Why Job Searches Get Shortchanged

In his new book, Lose the Resume, Land the Job, Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison explains why people give surprisingly low priority to critical career moves.

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The Four Critical Signs of Job Growth

The Four Critical Signs of Job Growth

In his just released book, Lose the Resume, Land the Job, Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison says no one gets ahead without proving career progression.

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The Missing ‘Ingredient’ in Job Hunting

The Missing ‘Ingredient’ in Job Hunting

In his just-released book, Lose the Resume, Land the Job, Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison says a simple three-letter acronym may be one of the keys to the right job—and right career.

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Know Yourself

Know Yourself

“Know yourself” is the number-one advice people love to ignore.

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Targeting Your Next Opportunity

Targeting Your Next Opportunity

Unless you are some rare talent—possessing some kind of 21st century alchemy skills—nobody is going to come looking for you.

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Networking Like It’s a Contact Sport

Networking Like It’s a Contact Sport

The world really is flat. Someone you know knows somebody who knows someone who knows someone who knows somebody who knows you!

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Showcasing Your “ACT”

Showcasing Your “ACT”

From the first outreach to your network contacts or an initial conversation with a recruiter, through the interview process.

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Burnison: It's a Full Employment Market

Burnison: It's a Full Employment Market

Korn Ferry CEO Gary Burnison talks to Bloomberg about the job market, rising wages and the sectors seeing productivity gains.

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