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Thursday, February 11

10 Reasons Why You're Not Getting Hired

You've heard these a million times, I'm sure, but it is important, especially if you actually want to land a job.
via CNN, Rachel Zupek of CareerBuilder.com
1. You lie
2. You have a potty mouth
3. You don't show long-term potential
4. You have serious digital dirt
5. You don't know ... well, anything
6. You acted bored, cocky or disinterested (Guilty! I come across as cocky even when trying to be my most sincere)
7. You were a little too personal
8. You were all dollars, no sense
9. You didn't -- or can't -- give examples
10. You don't have enough experience