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  1. Using a lunch hour to advance a career

    Professionals can use their lunch hour to advance their careers by focusing on such things as finding a mentor, lunching with a colleague or deepening their knowledge of their field, career coach Caroline Ceniza-Levine writes in this article. "Listen to a podcast. Attend a Twitter chat. Invest your lunch in one of many mediums to learn," she advises. Forbes (2/9)
    10 Feb 2016 12:41:57 CSThttp://www.forbes.com/sites/carolinecenizalevine/2016/02/09/10-career-advancement-activities-you-can-do-over-lunch/#1bd5a3ac7027
  2. What's the best advice career mentors can offer?

    Find balance, a job you love and good mentors to build a great career. That's some of the advice the business leaders quoted in this article say they received from their mentors. "There is always something that can be learned from each person you speak with," said Healey Cypher, co-founder and CEO of Oak Labs. Inc. online (free registration) (2/9)
    10 Feb 2016 12:41:57 CSThttp://www.inc.com/christina-desmarais/15-executives-share-the-best-advice-their-mentors-ever-gave-them.html
  3. 4 mistakes that can doom a job search

    U.S. News & World Report (2/9)
    10 Feb 2016 12:41:57 CSThttp://money.usnews.com/money/blogs/outside-voices-careers/articles/2016-02-09/job-seekers-dodge-these-4-avoidable-errors
  4. Calif. State U. faculty contemplate April strike over pay raises

    A five-day strike is being planned for April by the California State University faculty union if they are unable to reach an agreement with university leaders over salaries. The union is asking for a 5% pay raise, and an additional 1.2% for some faculty, which would cost nearly $102 million. University officials have offered faculty a 2% raise in pay. The Oakland Tribune (Calif.) (2/8)
    10 Feb 2016 12:41:57 CSThttp://www.insidebayarea.com/breaking-news/ci_29491302/csu-threatens-unprecedented-5-day-strike-april
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