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    How Do I Start a New Job on the Right Foot?  

    Starting a new job can be nerve-wracking and awkward. Here’s everything you need to know about being the new person. Listen to the podcast.

    As a Founder, Here’s the 1 Counterintuitive Piece of Career Advice I Wish I’d Heard 20 Years Ago

    When you career is starting off, it feels like you’re never moving fast enough at work. All you want to do is take on more responsibility, get promoted, and move along your ideal path at a rapid clip. It’s all about proving yourself before pushing forward to the next challenge. Read more.


    How to Adjust to a New Job

    Most of us remember our first day at a new school. Stomach in knots, we meandered down an unfamiliar hallway with a schedule in hand, trying not to trip on a book bag or walk into a locker. Years later, we transferred these emotions to the work world, where we showed up for a job transition not knowing what to expect or what to do. Read more.


    Five Things New College Graduates Need to Know to Start Their Career on the Right Foot

    You’ve made it. After years of navigating the world of higher education, you’ve completed your degree requirements and are about to embark on a new adventure in the real world. It’s a time that both excites and terrifies the very best of us. Read more.


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    Book: Confessions of a Hiring Manager 2.0: Getting to and Staying at the Top of the Hiring Manager's Short List in a Confused Economy!  

    Book: Guerrilla Marketing for Job Hunters 3.0: How to Stand Out from the Crowd and Tap into the Hidden Job Market  

    Book: Strategic Career Engagement: The Definitive Guide for Getting Hired and Promoted  

    2017/2018 Compensation Guide2017/2018 Compensation Guide for Anti-Fraud Professionals 

    The ACFE has completed its 2017/2018 Compensation Guide for Anti-Fraud Professionals. Based on participant responses, the median total compensation for a CFE is $89,868, compared to $68,629 for non-CFE. Read more.

    2018 Report to the Nations2018 Report to the Nations 

    The report provides an analysis of 2,690 cases of occupational fraud that were investigated between January 2016 and October 2017. All information was provided by the Certified Fraud Examiners (CFEs) who investigated those cases. The fraud cases in our study came from 125 countries throughout the world — providing a truly global view into the plague of occupational fraud. Read more.